Saat Phere in Indian Marriage

Significance of Saat Phere (Saptapadi) in the Hindu Marriage

According to the Hindu beliefs, marriages are made in heaven and once the marriage is performed, the two souls are joined for seven lifetimes. The significance of Saat Phere in the Hindu customs and rituals cannot be ignored. Saat Phere also is known as Saptapadi are the circumambulations or rounds around the sacred fire and is one of […]

Brides of India

Brides of India-From North To South And East to West

The diversity of Indian cultures is well-known even in the farthest of lands. And with the diverse range of cultures, the brides of India are adorned with an assortment of attires and jewels which are difficult to find anywhere else in the world. Though it’s almost impossible to include all the brides of India here, […]

Right Time to Get Married: Society vs Us

Living in a country like India, odds are that if you’re in your 20s, you’re constantly being pressured by your family and relatives (unless you’re one of the lucky few) to start your own life because they think it’s the ' right time to get married '. But what does this ‘right time’ even mean? We’re […]

where is home

Where is her home? Decoding the question of every woman’s life!

There are many people who will just keep on reminding her parents that she is 'Paraya Dhan'. Not only them but even when she is growing up, she is constantly advised to learn to behave as she has to move on to someone else's house someday. The irony can be identified here only. Will she go […]

Manglik Marrying a Peepul Tree: Bizarre Indian Customs

A wedding or commonly referred as "vivaha", "kalyanam" as per Indian Customs, is considered to be the most pious ceremony in a person's life. The ceremony which unites two souls forever, an opportunity for two people to grow as life partners with a lifelong social and spiritual responsibility. Basically, in India, weddings are of their own […]