Fri, Sep 22, 2017, 01:48 PM
Hindu Non-Resident Indias (NRIs) might have to give up wearing sindoor (kumkum) on their foreheads soon, in American. A university research team in the States has revealed that sindoor contains lead and this has an adverse affect on children, in that, their IQ is reduced. They said that the report would be submitted to FTA, so as to ban the use of sindoor in America. Sindoor is very sacred to Hindus, who apply it on foreheads and use it for worshipping in temples.