Mumbai, Jan 13: Lohri , is the festival of Sikh Community which marks the winter agriculture festival, is celebrated with great enthusiasm across the country every year in the month of January.
Every year the festival is celebrated on the 13th of January which bids farewell to the winter and welcomes the harvesting season with great happiness.
Punjabi families across the city are set to celebrate Lohri— the bonfire festival — has a special significance, as it is associated with new harvest of rabi crop.
Apart from the bhangra beats, gidda and folk dance, bonfire and all the fun, what adds to the beauty of this winter festival is the vibrant and attractive attire of men and women.
#Be a typical Punjabi Women and opt for heavily embellished Patiala Salwar Kameez with zardozi work as well as the ones that are brightly hued. Choose Bright colours which are in trends, so men and women both can go for vibrant colours like red, orange and pink.
# Tie your hair into a plait and attach parandi (Punjabi hair accessory) to look like a traditional Punjabi women. It is your day, you have all the rights to go all out with colours.
# As for the jewellery, jhumkis complements the Punjabi dress.
# To start with make-up, massage your face with a beauty balm and wipe it off with tissue paper. Then apply crystal foundation. Sprinkle crystal pigments in a scoop of foundation and merge it with your finger and apply it in a dotted way on your face.
# Go for bold lip colours like orange or dark red.