Bhai Dooj And Its Significance – Why We Celebrate Bhaiya Dooj

Bhai dooj a day I always wait for. You might ask why, well it is the only day when my brother gets me a gift. I have a kid brother who never leaves a chance to spend my money to fulfill his wishes after all he is the younger one and has a right. But it is this day when he spends his pocket money to buy me something. The reason might be because on this day the brother promises to safeguard his sister. Well, whatever might be the reason this festival is a very sweet festival that showcases the adorable bonding of a brother and a sister.Read More

Why First Diwali After Marriage Is Always Special?

Your first year of marriage happens to be a celebration itself. Everything is very special and the excitement is always high. But when it is about festivals after marriage well, they have a very different level of excitement altogether. You feel all jittery as you are the newlyweds and there are a lot of expectation from you. Well, let me tell you an incident so that you understand exactly what happens. Read More

Spiritual Significance Of Dhanteras – The First Day Of Diwali Celebrations

Dhanteras is known to be the festival of wealth. It also has other names like Dhantrayodashi or Dhanwantari Triodasi. The name Dhanteras is formed by the culmination of the two words that is Dhan and teras. “Dhan” means wealth and “teras” means that this festival is observed on the thirteenth day of Krishna paksh of the Kartik month that is between October-November.Read More

Significance Of Tilak Ceremony – Groom Acceptance Ritual In Hindu Wedding

Weddings, especially Indians, as we know is all about colours, glitters, dance, gossips, singing, heavy traditional preparations and not to forget, rituals! In Hindu tradition, rituals differ a bit from other religions. Here we are going to address an important wedding ritual called tilak ceremony which is basically a groom acceptance ritual.Read More

Pre Wedding Rituals In Agarwal Community – A Glimpse Into Agarwal Weddings

Weddings are the celebrations that bring everyone together. The wave of love and nostalgia is all over the place. I personally love this concept because the excitement and the rush just make everything so fascinating. Here we are going to talk about the pre wedding rituals in Agarwal community.Read More

Wedding Reception – The Bride Introduction Ceremony In Indian Wedding

Wedding in India is one of the most extravagant affairs that is marked by great pomp and gaiety. There is a riot of rituals and customs that are observed in any Indian wedding ceremony. These customs are not only practiced on the day of the wedding, but they extend beyond that and continues even after the wedding day. Indian wedding rituals start 2-3 days before the wedding and end 2-3 days after the wedding day. Read More

Sacred Rituals of a Hindu Punjabi Wedding That Will Leave You Mesmerised

India is a land of culture and colors. The variety of culture is so intense that it would bewilder one to go crazy! The fun factor is very much included in pretty much all areas of life but when it’s about the wedding, boy! do they know how to celebrate with massive energy and zeal. It won’t be unusual for one to see ladies in designer lehengas and heavily embroidered sarees. Read More

Sacred Rituals Of Indian Muslim Wedding

Islam is one of oldest religions in the world with over 1.6 billion zealous followers of the religion. Weddings are considered to be most sacred act by the Muslims. Even the Holy Quran, reads the beautiful description of how wedding and marriage should be and how the Muslim culture can multiply and expand. Well, as you all are aware of the Muslim wedding is called “Nikah”.  Read More

5 Tips To Help You Find ‘The One’ On Matrimonial Websites

Marriages in India are usually arranged by the boy and the girl’s parents. The family usually does so with help of the local pandits of their web of relatives. But in the recent times, matrimonial sites are becoming very popular they help you to find your Mr. Perfect or Ms. Perfect in just a few clicks. But I never believed that old customs like this can break so easily but then while flipping through the channels on TV, I came across an advertisement where the mother of the girl tells her husband and daughter that they will search the groom through a matrimonial site.Read More

Significance of Auspicious Kanyadaan Ceremony in Indian Wedding

I have always been an admirer of Hindu weddings and I have always been interested in Hindu wedding rituals and their significance. But one ritual that always made me sad and proud at the same time is the Kanyadaan, where the parents offers her daughter as a pious gift to the consenting groom who accepts her as his wife forever.Read More

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