The Secret Meanings Of Anklets Will Shock You

The Secret Meanings Of Anklets
the secret meanings of anklets
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Anklets, also known as “payals” are an essential part of women’s adornment in this culture. Historically, both married and single women have worn them to attract husband’s or potential husband’s attention. The sound that the bells create draws attention to the wearer’s legs, potentially sparking male’s interest. Since it’s an important jewelry piece in Indian woman’s collection, relatives and friends might gift anklets to brides.

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Written by Ivana Steriova
Ivana Shteriova Karaniku is the content manager and a contributor at She is a fashion and makeup obsessive with a huge passion for writing. Although she holds a bachelor's degree in accounting and auditing, her love for all things fashion and beauty won her heart. Now, she is a full-time freelancer.