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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 get married because they think it’s the ‘right time’. But what does this ‘right time’ even mean? We’re living in a country where society is God. We can’t do without it, we’re afraid of it if we don’t follow the given ‘rules’ of it, and you are what the society thinks you are. So the society thinks the right time…

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Where is 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 to her own home, where is she already then? or will she go to someone else's home? One question arises in both the situations – Where is home? It's not something that happens to a…

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Customs & Rituals Weddings 

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 kind, unique and graceful in every aspect filled with ancient traditions which bind two individuals with a sacred knot for the next seven lives. In diversified Indian customs, there has been an age old testimony of people…

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Customs & Rituals Inspiration Weddings 

Different Shades of Indian Weddings

  Indian Weddings: A Journey for a Lifetime India is a land of brimming culture and uniqueness, and Indian Weddings are like a journey for a lifetime. Indian Weddings are so beautiful and grand. The Secular status of the country gives rise to different communities showcasing their own customs and traditions in Indian weddings. Some of these customs and traditions are enlisted below: Contractual Nature of Indian Weddings The Nagarattars of Tamilnadu in South India have a very unique tradition which follows the ceremonial tying of the Mangalsutra or Thali. The fathers…

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Customs & Rituals Weddings 

Indian communities & fascinating wedding customs

Speak of Indian Wedding customs and what immediately comes to our mind is the exaggerated display of pomp and grandeur; of mouth-watering delicacies and magnificent apparel, of royal venues and lovely guests. But Indian weddings have more to it. The rituals, customs and traditions in our weddings are absolutely unparalleled. As diverse as it gets, no doubt that in India heterogeneity of culture seeps through weddings as well. From Kashmir to Kanyakumari(yes, very much clichéd yet appropriate) every community and every religion adds it's own cultural essence to this prime…

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