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Marriage rituals in maratha community an overview

29th November 2011
The Maharashtrian Wedding Rituals follow the typical Hindu wedding rituals. Matchmaking in Maratha community is done within the community only. Once a girl or a boy becomes eligible for marriage, the parents start looking for the right choice among the pe... Read >

Sindhi Wedding Ceremony & Rituals

17th November 2011
In Sindhi community, there are special priests known as Mehraj, specializing in matchmaking and a Guryanni, who is mainly known for carrying the horoscopes of eligible boys and girls from house to house. Sindhi weddings usually take place on an auspici... Read >

Marriage Rituals in Hindu Arya Vysya Community - An Insight

16th November 2011
Arya Vysas are Telugu speaking caste said to come from Andhra Pradesh. They also spread around Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra and Orissa. Arya Vysyas are one of the 3 subsets of the Komati grouping. The other 2 are Kalinga Vysya and Thrivarnika. , T... Read >

Know Islamic Wedding Rituals

16th November 2011
Muslim marriages can be conducted in different ways, depending on the culture in which they are arranged. Muslim marriages are generally arranged by the parents, with the bride and groom themselves having the final say about who they will wed. Due to this... Read >

How wedding ceremonies happen in India: Roman Catholic Christians

15th November 2011
In India predominantly the marriages are arranged by parents. In the western countries it is significantly different where the bride and groom become friends and know each other and commit to marriage. Online matrimonial websites are prevalent in helping ... Read >

Kongu Vellala Gounder Marriages in the new century

19th October 2011
Wedding are normally fixed by parents after considering several factors. Parents decide whether their son or daughter is ready for marriage. Even though things are changing in the new world. The youngsters are also given a opportunity to express their wis... Read >