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

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

Significance Of The Mehendi Ceremony In Indian Wedding

Mehendi ceremony is a very important pre-wedding ceremony in an Indian wedding. The beautiful bride adorns her hands and feet with beautiful mehendi designs. As per the traditions go, even the groom applies a little mehendi on his hands as well as his feet. An entire ceremony is a fun-filled event and every family member and close friends of both the bride and the groom becomes a part of this celebration. Read More

Marriage Versus Live In Relationships – Which Is Better?

There was a time when live in relationship is India was considered sin. Though am not saying that this thinking has completely changed but people now a days have become more open to the concept. Living in a big town I usually see couples renting flat and staying together before marriage. I never understood why the rules were so strict earlier as live in relationships has its benefits as well. Staying with the person you love under the same roof helps you to understand his life style and also brings the two of you closer. Read More

Pre-Marriage Rituals In Hindu Culture: A Glimpse Into Indian Weddings

In India, we follow many rituals during the wedding. You can be of any cast, region or culture each wedding has their own set of rituals and they are really fun filled but still I hear people say that these rituals have no significance and they are just a part of the tradition which is being followed for ages. Some even say that these rituals are superstitious but actually each and every ritual that we follow has a significance which can be explained by science.
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Sangeet Ceremony In Indian Weddings – How Can You Make It Extravaganza

Indian wedding is filled with many ceremonies and each of them is more colorful and fun-filled than the other. But the one ceremony that the bride and the groom and their friends and family wait for is the sangeet ceremony. Well, even I feel that the sangeet ceremony is one of the best ceremonies as it is the only night when each and every one lets their hair down and they have fun to the brim. Read More