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Do you want to read or view something that helps you do better henna work? The articles, books, music and videos listed in "Monday Media" aren't necessarily about henna, but they do help you understand more about henna using cultures, the function of imagery and adornment, related body arts, something listed here may simply help you enjoy your henna work more! These books, articles, music and videos may be anthropological, historical, scientific or popular. These are generally not "well known", so you'll find things here you probably haven't seen or thought of before. We hope "Monday Media" will offer you a new perspectives for your henna work. When possible, we've included a link to where you can purchase or access these materials.
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Henna and PPD Black Henna
Marriage ceremonies in Morocco
Edward Alexander Westermarck
Veil : Modesty, Privacy and Resistance (Dress, Body, Culture)
Fadwa El Guindi
The Victim and its Masks : An Essay on Sacrifice and Masquerade in the Maghreb
Wombs and Alien Spirits: Women, Men, and the Zar Cult in Northern Sudan
Written on the Body: The Tattoo in European and American History
Jane Caplan, Editor
Monsoon Wedding, East is East, Bhaji on the Beach
Bollywood Classics (DVD 3-pack)
Sanjay Leela Bhansali (dir.)
Kama Sutra: A tale of love
Mira Nair (dir.)
Cooking Like Mummyji
The Bookseller of Kabul:
Stolen Lives : Twenty Years in a Desert Jail
The Seven Daughters of Eve: The Science That Reveals Our Genetic Ancestry
The Virgins of Paradise
Digitally Imported.com "ChillOut"
BestOfMusic.czhub.org "Strongly Ethnic and Jazz Beat"
RadioTeenTal.com "100% Indian Music Live from Paris"
Bollywood.mu "Live Mix Enjoying Indian Vibes"
Creation-Steppin.com "Diggin' fi Roots"
SwissGroove.ch "This planet's grooviest Webradio"
Islam and Middle Eastern Studies:
Mullahs on the Mainframe
A Peace to End All Peace
A History of the Arab Peoples
Islam and the West
The Political Language of Islam
What Went Wrong? Western Impact and Middle Eastern Response
Grammar of Chinese Ornament
The Grammar of Ornament
Owen Jones et al.
The Language of Ornament
The Mediation of Ornament
Scientific and Medical Journal Articles
Severe allergic hair dye reactions in 8 children. By: Sosted, Heidi; Johansen, Jeanne Duus; Andersen, Klaus Ejner; Menn, Torkil. Contact Dermatitis (Blackwell Publishing Limited), Feb2006, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p87-91Symbolism
Skin and Nails Update. By: Gorgos, Diana. Dermatology Nursing, Dec2005, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p464-464
Walking difficulties due to an allergic reaction to a temporary tattoo. By: Van den Keybus, C.; Morren, M.-A.; Goossens, A.. Contact Dermatitis (Blackwell Publishing Limited), Sep2005, Vol. 53 Issue 3
Atopy to henna tattoos in children. By: Robert P Eager. European Journal of Emergency Medicine, Aug2005, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p189-190
A temporary henna tattoo causing hair and clothing dye allergy. By: Matulich, Jacqueline; Sullivan, John. Contact Dermatitis (Blackwell Publishing Limited), Jul2005, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p33-36
Allergic reaction with persistent hypopigmentation due to temporary tattoing with henna in a baby. By: Di Landro, A.; Valsecchi, R.; Marchesi, L.. Contact Dermatitis (Blackwell Publishing Limited), Jun2005, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p338-339
Severe allergic contact dermatitis to paraphenylene diamine in hair dye following sensitization to black henna tattoos. By: Jasim, Zaid F.; Darling, John R.; Handley, Julian M.. Contact Dermatitis (Blackwell Publishing Limited), Feb2005, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p116-117
An unusual cause of suicide: Henna (Lawsonia inermis Linn.). By: Kök, Ahmet Nezih; Ertekin, Vildan; Bilge, Yasar; Isik, Ali Fuat. Journal of Emergency Medicine, Oct2005, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p343-344
A Dictionary of Symbols
J.E. Cirlot (Editor), J. Sage (Translator)
Gabbeh (2005) dir. Mohsen Makhmalbaf
Osama (2003) dir. Siddiq Barmak
The Syrian Bride (2004) dir. Eran Riklis
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