Guest Blogger: Sonal J. Shah

Indian-born Sonal J. Shah migrated to The United States at the age of eight and grew up embracing the country’s entrepreneurial spirit. She now acts out her fondest childhood memories of grand traditional Indian weddings by creating them for the most affluent Indian expatriates through her New York-based company, Sonal J. Shah Event Consultants, LLC. Her firm has built a reputation for creating, coordinating and supervising traditional Indian, Pakistani, Middle Eastern and cross-cultural weddings in the county.

Guest Blogger: Candice Pereira

Candice Pereira is the co-founder and Creative Head for Marry Me - The Wedding Planners in Mumbai, India. Candice's international exposure, local knowledge, and young enthusiastic team has brought success to her wedding planning company. The company's design style, attention to detail, and personalized service ensures that couples will enjoy their special day and have their wedding vision executed. Every detail of the wedding from décor to legalities, from clothes to transport is managed with ease by Marry Me -The Wedding Planners.

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Accessories for Your Fall Wedding

Fall is one of our favorite seasons, and it is finally here in full swing. We love tying in fall themed accessories to a wedding. From linens in fall colors to leaf shaped chargers, the possibilities are endless! Here are some of our favorite ways to incorporate the fall season into your more

Posted Wednesday 11/18/2015

by Sonal J. Shah 

Fall Weddings

Fall is in full effect and so are fall weddings. The weather gets a little chilly, the clothes get a little cozier and love is in the air. Fall weddings are the perfect time to play with darker tones, be it for your bridesmaids dresses, makeup look or overall decor. Here are some of our more

Posted Monday 11/16/2015

by Sonal J. Shah 

After Party Dresses We Love

After parties as becoming more and more popular with today's modern couples. Who really wants the party to end? After parties are also the perfect excuse for the bride to showcase a second dress. Here are some of our favorite: Naeem KhanPaolo Sebastian Basix Black LabelHerve LegerLa more

Posted Thursday 11/12/2015

by Sonal J. Shah 

10 Most Requested Wedding Cake Flavors

The wedding cake might be the last thing on your "wedding to do list", but it is something many of your guests will look forward to at the end of the evening. Who doesn't love cake? Also, if you're having a hard time picking one flavor, you can always choose a different flavor for each tier. Here more

Posted Tuesday 11/10/2015

by Sonal J. Shah 

Hair Accessories We Love

Adding a little bling to your hair do is a perfect way to feel like a princess on your big day. Whether its a crown, headband, hair comb or tikka make sure it reflects your personal style. Here are some of our favorites:Maria ElenaEva Guadalupe Erikson BeamonJennifer BehrParul more

Posted Friday 11/6/2015

by Sonal J. Shah 


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Wedding Vows: Hindu Wedding Vows

A traditional Hindu wedding ceremony is elaborate and complex, incorporating fifteen specific rituals. There are no vows in the Western sense, but the Seven Steps, or Saptha Padhi, around a flame (honoring the fire god Agni) spell out the promises the couple makes to each other: "Let us take the more

Posted Thursday 4/1/2010


A Hindu and Christian Wedding in Colorado

Combined culture weddings are a great opportunity to introduce your guests to new cultures. This Colorado couple did just that when they threw a double-ceremony wedding that embraced both Hindu and Greek Orthodox tradition. Planning your own interfaith wedding? Click here for tips and advice! more

Posted Friday 10/23/2009


Video: Sivanuja & Hiran's Hindu Wedding

Amazing videography on this one. Sivanuja and Hiran's wedding video, shot by Prashanna Jayaseelan captures a few Hindu wedding traditions, including the groom's procession, the ceremonial flame, and the garland more

Posted Friday 9/25/2009


Indian Wedding Tradition Guide

Indian wedding customs have a long history, so they’ll add rich meaning -- and fun memories -- to your wedding. These are some popular cultural wedding traditions you may want to include in your celebration. Lucky Day In India, the couple doesn’t choose their wedding date. Instead, a more

Posted Tuesday 9/29/2009

by Justine Lorelle Blanchard 

Video: Avita & Ravin's Hindu Wedding

From Avita's bridal mehndi party to the family-oriented reception at Riverside Hall, this video shot by Estrella Productions covers three days of Hindu wedding traditions. Enjoy! more

Posted Wednesday 9/30/2009



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