Folklore behind Indian Virgin Hair

Origin/source of human hair extensions is an important question for all users. Most prominent source for Indian Virgin Hair extensions is from Tirupati in India. According to folklore, Indian hair donation tradition started as hair implant. Lord Balaji was hit in the head and the small portion of head bald. Neela Devi, a princess notices this. Immediately she cuts a portion of her hair and with her magical power, she implants it on his scalp. Later this became a tradition to offer hair at the temple. One of the seven hills around the temple is named Neeladri after her name. 

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