The Art of Henna

With Vraja Candrika
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Henna has long been used in Vedic culture to beautify one’s body as a “Temporary tattoo”. As one of the most popular and safest forms of body art today, this plant-based paste is becoming a trend in many parts of the world!

Learn how to apply, care for and work with henna paste while furthering your skills in mandala and design drawing! This henna workshop will include a brief history of henna, its uses and benefits. You will be shown how to draw basic mandala and henna designs with a henna cone and you will learn how to achieve the best stain results and aftercare for your henna tattoo.


Vraja Candrika was born and brought up in Auckland, New Zealand. She grew up practicing Bhakti Yoga which is the essence of the culture of ancient India. She has been coming to India since she was 4 years old, learning some of India’s traditional arts. She has been practicing henna for the last 10 years and has been sharing the beauty of it with people in her travels all around the world bringing smiles to many faces.