Historia Piercings

Desde los tiempos primitivos, personas que pertenecen a diversas culturas tengo piercing por diversas razones. La motivación detrás de getting una perforación ha sido diferente para diferentes personas. While some get their body parts pierced to conform to the cultural norms, others do it to rebel against it. Todavía hay otros que reciben una perforación con el único propósito de auto adorno o como una forma de expresarse. Para trazar la línea de tiempo de esta antigua práctica, we need to begin from the earliest mention of body piercing found in the historical records.

In the ancient cultures

Los arqueólogos han descubierto los restos momificados de una datación humana de nuevo a más de 5000 Hace años, que tiene perforaciones en el cuerpo. Los historiadores también han confirmado que la práctica de perforaciones en el cuerpo era frecuente en la cultura egipcia. Según las pruebas culturales desenterrados hasta la fecha, se cree que los primeros egipcios tiene perforaciones en el cuerpo para reflejar su estatus social, así como para la auto adorno. Almost every Egyptian man and woman belonging to well to do families wore larger-gauge plugs in their ears. These were usually made of gold and had floral motifs on them. Sin embargo, navel piercing was reserved solely for the Pharaoh and other royal family members.

Even the Old Testament mentions body piercing jewelry that was considered to be a symbol of wealth and beauty by various tribes belonging to the biblical times. The Bedouin and nomadic tribes laid special emphasis on body jewelry that was also given as bridal gifts to newly wed couples. While piercing served the purpose of self adornment in most cultures, it was done for more practical reasons in the Roman Empire. For instance, Roman centurions got their nipple pierced to signify not only strength and virility but their unification with the rest of the countrymen.

Researchers have also found body piercing records pertaining to the ancient civilizations of Aztecs and Mayans. It has been found that Aztecs got their tongue pierced as a part of a spiritual ritual that was believed to bring them closer to their Gods. Being a warrior tribe, the men belonging to this tribe also got septum piercing and wore a huge boar tusk through their nose. This was done for the purpose of intimidating rival tribe members.

History of Nose Piercing

Nose piercing is the most ancient form of facial piercing that originated in the Middle East nearly 4,000 years ago and spread to the Indian subcontinent in the 16th century due to the Mughal reign. This form of piercing was done by women who believed that a jeweled nose ring or stud worn in the piercing enhanced their beauty. Sin embargo, according to the ancient medical science of Ayurveda nose piercing had a more practical purpose.
The practitioners of Ayurveda believed that that left part of a woman’s nose is related to their reproductive system and wearing a nose ring or stud would alleviate the pain caused due to menstrual cramps and childbirth. Since the more affluent women wore a heavy nose ring that posed the risk of cutting through the piercing, these rings were latched on to an ornamental chain that was attached to the hair to support the weight of the ring.

History of Ear Lobe Piercing

Anthropologists across the world believe that ear lobe piercing was almost certainly the first attempt of man to do a body piercing. It is believed this form of piercing was done by primitive tribes for magical reasons as they believed that demonic spirits could take possession of a human body by entering it through the ears.

Sin embargo, wearing a metal ornament in the ear piercing was supposed to drive away evil spirits. Marineros cristianos usaban aretes hechos de metales caros por lo que si morían en el mar mientras que la lucha y su cuerpo lavado en tierra, su pendiente se podría utilizar para pagar su entierro apropiado. Perforación del lóbulo del oído es muy popular entre los hombres y las mujeres.

History of Tongue Piercing

As already mentioned, Aztecs and other Central American tribes got this piercing for spiritual reasons. Off late, esta forma de perforaciones en el cuerpo se ha convertido en una moda entre los adolescentes que sienten que se divierte un bar lengua intensifica la satisfacción sexual.

Historia de Lip Piercing

Obtención de una perforación del labio, also known as labret piercing was common in the ancient American tribes including Aztecs who wore serpent shaped labrets that were made of gold. Un número de las tribus africanas exigen a sus miembros femeninos de llevar placas de labio o anillos de labio que se supone para mejorar su belleza.

History of Navel Piercing

Navel or belly button piercing is easily the latest form of body piercing that has become a fad among both men and women across the globe. Se ve muy impresionante en el ABS del lavadero

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