skin decorated with henna
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The “1001 Inventions: Muslim Hermitage in Our World” book falsely implies that using henna was a Muslim discovery.
Actually, henna had been used in pre-Islamic times in ancient Egypt and in many Asian countries.
Image by AKS.9955 (from India), via Wikimedia Commons.