Tag: indian traditions

kanyadan in the hindu marriage

Significance of Kanyadan in the Hindu Marriage

India is a host to innumerable customs and rituals but, kanyadan in the Hindu marriage is considered the most important among them. This ritual has an underlying significance which has been passed down through generations since the time of Vedas. But, some of these rituals have been modified along the way, giving rise to something completely … read more

social media and wedding

Have Our Weddings Changed? Especially Indian Weddings

When Coco Chanel said, ‘Fashion changes, but style endures’, I’m sure she excluded Indian weddings as an exception. Or maybe he didn’t account for this exciting festivity, which appears to have evolved drastically, both in its style and fashion weddings changed.  So have our weddings changed? We’re not saying the basic ethos of Indian marriages has been … read more

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