Monthly Archives: March 2014

Destination Weddings in Kerala

Destination weddings is a growing trend in Kerala. Kerala is one of the most popular destinations for destination weddings in the world. In the twilight of the 9th of March, Rahul and Madhumita vowed to be together forever on this rich land. The celebration which took place at Parayil House, a fine example of Kerala architecture, with its antique woodwork and its plethora of hidden attics and ancient granaries. The house breathes history and gave an aesthetic feel to the whole function. The beautiful bride, Madhumita, was escorted down the aisle by her father and gave her hand to the […]

Tradition: Nair Weddings in Kerala

Malyalee Nair weddings in Kerala are simple and brief. They have very few rituals and far lesser religious compulsions. A traditional Nair wedding takes place in a nearby temple, the bride’s residence or in a convention center convenient for both parties. Pre-Wedding Ceremonies Muhurtham: The parents of the girl and boy exchange horoscopes. And if the horoscopes match, the families choose an auspicious date or muhurtham after consulting with the family astrologer. Nischayam or the engagement ceremony: This ceremony is to announce, share and celebrate the joyful event of the confirmation of marriage. The compared and approved horoscopes are exchanged during […]

A Unique Celebration – Sharon + Swetha Engagement and Wedding

A unique celebration took place on the 1st of February at Ramada Resort when Sharon and Swetha celebrated their engagement in flairy style. The couple wanted a North Indian style function in the heart of Kerala. So, to fulfil their dream, Tamarind Weddings created a wonderful theme setting. Swetha and Sharon arrived in style in a vintage car – the 1928 Ford, to loud rounds of applause. The Dhol and Dandiya performances took the entrance sequence to another level. The purple theme décor of the venue lifted the ambience, making it a truly unique celebration. While having dinner, the guests tapped […]