the actual wedding process, however; in places such as Pakistan- a wedding symbolizes much more for the Indian culture. Indian weddings are known for their extremely elaborate ceremonies- including before and after the “big day”, and their opulent celebrations (Husain, 120).
In Indian culture, marriage...
Traditional Indian Weddings
When it comes to weddings in India, people celebrate in extravagant by creating a grand affair. The marriage ceremony begins and ends with various traditional rituals and it is accompanied by plenty entertainment, food, colorful clothing, music and dance. Although, Indian weddings...
1) Mangni/ Shagai/ Ring ceremony/ Engagement: The engagement ceremony is the first ceremonial meeting of the bride’s and groom’s extended families and found that the bride and groom are firmly dedicated to one another. This ritual, called a Sagai, verifies both families’ aim of marriage...
Indian Wedding VS American Wedding
Every country and every religion have their own traditions and its help to differentiate each other. Even though wedding ceremony has the same meaning in every culture, the way of celebration is different. An Indian marriage is essentially different from a typical...
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“Personally I don’t see working with weddings to be a transition since the same principle of creating unique events applies strongly,” said Ajay Agarwal, who holds the working title of director at XYZ Events. “Today’s weddings involve bringing...
Monsoon wedding”(2007), an award winning movie, directed by mira nair. Features widely known Indian actors, such as Vasundhara Das, Naseeruddin Shah and Vijay Raaz.
The film is based on the autobiographical account of Mira Nair's own family.( Manish Gajjar 2002) It is about a stressed father, a bride-to-be...
In the movie Bend it like Beckham, an Indian girl named Jess has a deep passion for playing soccer. Her room is decorated with soccer posters of David Beckham. But playing soccer in her Indian culture isn’t acceptable for an Indian girl. Her mom would much rather Jess begin to learn how...
South Asian weddings are very filled with ritual and celebration that continue for several days. Generally anywhere between 100 to 10,000 people attend. Often, many of the attendees are unknown to the bride and groom themselves. Though most Indian marriages are arranged, some couples in urban areas...
Wedding Tradition of India and China
Desiree A. Leal
The approach of these paper work is to know and compare the two country’s tradition when it comes to wedding. Talking about wedding, we all know that it is the important...
Analysis of Indian Wedding Planning Industry
Rajesh Kumar, IIM L
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Analysis of Indian Wedding Planning Industry
Rajesh Kumar, IIM L
Overview of Wedding Industry
India is considered to be...
story about a teenage Indian girl who has a passion for soccer but was held back by her culture, religion, not to mention her family.
The Indian girl, Jesminder Bhamra (Parminder Nagra) comes from an Indian family who lives in London. While her family is busy with the wedding of her sister, Jess is...
Marriages are the biggest form of celebration for any family in India. Indian marriages are known for its grandeur, celebration and naach/gaana. Feasts, shimmering attires, huge guests lists are all part of this big celebration. Marriages in India are not just the union of 2 people but also their families...
It is easy to tell whether a person is raised in India or in North America by his or her knowledge of their Indian culture. Those who have been raised in India have a lot of moral values, because everyone around them shares the same culture. Those who have been raised in North America...
In India, the wedding rituals and clothes make the wedding as much as that of the bride and her groom. Both look their splendid best in gorgeous clothes. Not just the couple, but the guests attending the family and the relatives are often seen dressed up to the teeth. The bride is...
and friends come together during a festival to celebrate and forget our differences. However, what I loved the most about Indian festivals is the food. I can proudly say that Indians live on sweets! During festival times, people visit all their friends and family, and always take a box of sweets with them...
African Wedding Traditions
You may have heard of "jumping the broom." It is a tradition stemming back to the days of slavery when slaves were forbidden from marrying. They created this ritual to represent the beginning of their new life together. In modern ceremonies, couples jump over a broom, often...
her strong connection with Epifano.
Her search for Epifano was not just to find her great-grandfather; it was to find her roots. The Indian she saw on her wedding day did not point to the Mexican culture but more specifically to the indigenous people. Her fulfillment was with her Native ancestry. When...
Influence in Fashion
Being a person whose art is influenced greatly by fashion and my own designs, I wanted to talk about the transcending influence of Indian art to their own fashion as well as fashion around the world. In most countries fashion and textiles are an art form that many aspire to create or...
ideal modern universal city. Coming to America one can see that it is not new here as well due to having diverse culture with chinese restaurants, Indian docotors and Lebonese grocer. The blending of many cultures is something more than being mere cosmopolitan; it is a fundamental recoloring of the complexion...
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Indian wedding ceremony
Marriage in Sanskrit language is called ‘vivaha’. The male is expected to be about twenty-five years of age and the female to have attained about sixteen years. Two individuals who have lived independently now form a life-long companionship. It becomes a life of unity based...
Wedding photographers in India beat economic gloom
By Aditya Kalra OCTOBER 1, 2013
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Rising costs and a slowing economy...
WEDDINGS IN MALAYSIA
From the moment the intention to marry blossoms in a man, to the time when he is united with his wife, marriage rites of the three largest ethnic groups in Malaysia is filled with traditional ceremonies and customs. A brief glimpse into the marriage ceremonies of the Malay...
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Indian Traditional Wedding
The Indian wedding compared to the Christian wedding, in my opinion is much more intense and has many more rituals. Their weddings are much more colorful, comparatively to our traditional black and white...
The movie “Bend It Like Beckham” is a wonderful movie. The main character Jess, who is East Indian, comes from a traditional family where the parents make the decisions. Jess is really good at football (soccer) and hopes of going professional one day. The only problem with that is her parents find playing...
A wedding is the marriage rite in which two people are united in marriage or a similar institution. Wedding traditions and customs vary greatly between cultures, ethnic groups, religions, countries, and social classes. Most wedding ceremonies involve an exchange of wedding vows by the couple, presentation...
combines American style narrative and culture with Indian tradition and heritage. The film centers around the wedding of Aditi and Hemant. Weddings are universal ceremonies that people of any culture can relate to. However, Nair adds a flair of Indian tradition by making it clear that it is an arranged...
CHINESE AND INDIAN WEDDING
All of the people in this world want to get married and have their on memories in the wedding ceremony. They will have the ceremony by their own ritual. The ritual is always by their parents. For the Malaysian, there are three races that are Malay, Chinese and Indian.
memories in the wedding ceremony. They will have the ceremony by their own ritual. The ritual is always by their parents. For the Malaysian, there are three races that are Malay, Chinese and Indian.
In every race in Malaysia, they will have their own traditional rituals to the wedding process. For Malay...