Tag: customs and rituals

Indian Wedding Terminology- Guide to all the wedding terms!

It is quite common to come across terms or words in a wedding and not knowing their meaning. These terms are not only important if you are getting married but if you are just attending a wedding as a guest. This knowledge helps you understand what rituals are going on because unlike western weddings, guests are expected to participate in Indian wedding rituals before, during, and after the nuptials.

Maharashtrian Wedding Series-Post-Wedding Rituals

Last part for the Maharashtrian Wedding Series is the post-wedding rituals which means after Karmasampati, the following rituals take place for the newly wedded couple. 

Seven Sacred Vows And Hindu Weddings

While all the rituals hold their significance, Saat Phere or Seven vows is the most important ritual. It holds a very great significance in Hindu mythology and no wedding is completed without chanting these sacred vows before fulfilling the ritual of Saat Phere. These are the seven sacred vows and what they mean.

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