The country that preaches Ahimsa, India is all about a welcoming heart adhering to non-violence. The most authentic gesture in Indian custom is the ‘Namaste’. The Namaste falls amongst one of the 5 forms of orthodox greeting gestures mentioned in the Vedas.
The namaste literary means “I bow to you”; the significance being, the gesture of welcoming someone with benevolence. Almost all Indians abide by this common custom. Various cultures may vary with their traditions, but the gesture of Namaste unites all Indian souls.
Even the former president of the United States, Barack Obama was often seen using this auspicious gesture to welcome his delegates & guests!
Today India Imprints feels proud to be part this culture that treats all with respect and reverence. Embracing all ethnicities, and charming the world with her warmth and artistically rich traditions; India stands hand in hand with her art, music, and literature!