Daily Archives: Thursday, December 26, 2013

  • A Synopsis of the various types of rituals followed in Indian weddings

    In Indian culture, wedding is seen as an auspicious occasion wherein each and every member of the family takes part. It is a ceremony which enables two people to begin their journey of life with happiness and bliss. Well, marriage is not a weaving of two beautiful souls but also the amalgamation of two families with similar culture and background.

    In Indian weddings, the main emphasis is given on eternal happiness along with mutual-love. Therefore, many customs and rites are followed in Indian marriages which were inherited from the former ancestors. The point behind following the customs is to give importance to the ancestors and to make the wedding pious. The different types of customs followed in Indian marriage denote an act of obligation and Dharma towards the family and society. (more…)