Cinnabar

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Essence of red
Mercuric sulfide hues
Gloriously bright
With a propensity to darken
Throw aside crushed brick pretenders

The colour of fire and blood
Love and hate
Creation, destruction, hunger
Nothing better for us, lover
So paint it red

~Excerpt from 'Vermillion' by Eli Snow

Sindoor is a traditional vermillion powder from the Indian subcontinent, usually worn by married women along … (read more)

Essence of red
Mercuric sulfide hues
Gloriously bright
With a propensity to darken
Throw aside crushed brick pretenders

The colour of fire and blood
Love and hate
Creation, destruction, hunger
Nothing better for us, lover
So paint it red

~Excerpt from 'Vermillion' by Eli Snow

Sindoor is a traditional vermillion powder from the Indian subcontinent, usually worn by married women along the part of their hair and/or as a dot on their forehead.In Hindu communities the use of sindoor indicates a woman is married and ceasing to wear it usually implies widowhood.The main component of traditional sindoor is usually cinnabar (mercury sulfide, a toxic mineral), turmeric and lime.
(From Wikipedia)


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Gala Mirissa
2021/01/29

love it!!!!

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Indrani Mitra
(creator)
2021/01/29

Thank you Gala🥰

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Oguz Dogru
2021/01/29

Impressive!

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Diana Coatu
2021/01/31

Great!

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hairofmedusa
2021/02/12

Very good work my dear friend

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Indrani Mitra
(creator)
2021/02/12

Thank you Ceren ! 🥰🙏

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Indrani Mitra
(creator)
2021/02/12

Hello @nich .. since I cant trace you in twitter - thank you ..appreciate your support.🙏

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