Vidai Ceremony – An Emotional Ceremony In Indian Wedding

When we talk about Indian wedding ceremony they are quite different from another part of the world. Be it any religion Hindu, Muslim or Sikh, Indian wedding and their rituals are famous worldwide. Indian wedding is a fusion of cherished moments for everyone. With the celebration of different ceremonies during wedding season, the final ceremony is the most emotional one i.e. Vidai Ceremony.  On one side everyone is celebrating the wedding on the other side bride leaving her parent’s house.Read More

Roka Ceremony In Hindu Weddings – An Important Pre Wedding Ritual

As the wedding season is nearing and I have started getting invites to various wedding ceremonies. There is no doubt that wedding ceremonies in India are very vibrant and fun-filled. But something that always made me go gaga is the wedding rituals and what’s that thing that makes it so special. However hard I tried I could never grasp the specialty of these rituals. Read More

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. 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

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

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

The Dos And Don’ts Of Choosing Wedding Ceremony Music

“Marriage is like music, both are playing different instruments and different parts, but as long as you are playing from the same sheet music you can create something beautiful”

Being a girl I know how every girl dreams of their wedding day from a very young age. From dress to hair to wedding themes everything is decided even before they can find a groom for themselves and sometimes even before they are of legal age. Read More