MAHENDI Projects was born out of a shared desire to make a difference in the world. Realizing that together, they could do more, six women fused their talents and experiences to create this fashionable cause. We offer thoughtfully designed jewelry that celebrates and supports safe motherhood initiatives worldwide. Our mission is to raise global maternal health awareness…in style.
The MAHENDI logo is at the heart of each of our designs and was adapted from an ancient symbol of protection. Throughout history, women painted sacred talismans on their bodies to protect themselves from harm during pregnancy and childbirth. The MAHENDI symbol reflects their commitment to safeguarding women and infants. The four points of the symbol represent clarity, wisdom, strength and grace – a mantra reflecting the philosophy and values behind the MAHENDI brand. Our hope is to become a symbol of safe motherhood worldwide.
Our Guiding Force
Clarity – May I be mindful of my surroundings to find and appreciate the “good” in every day.
Wisdom – May I have the insight to know how to act upon my discoveries.
Strength – May I recognize opportunities to “be the change I wish to see in the world.”
Grace – May my thoughts meet my actions with great intention and integrity, always.