Marriages are made in Heaven, but its execution on earth has undergone a seachange. We regel...
Intoxicating sounds and smells fill up the whole house there is excitement prevailing in every corner. The sound of the shehnai, grandma's newly polished red Benarasi sari, sets of heavy gold jewellery.
Some of the most common place sights at a traditional wedding house. Right? Wrong!! At an age when the prevailing motto seems to be 'If u have it, flaunt it', the simple solemn affair has indeed come a long way from what they used to be.
Today it is more about grandeur, pomp and a whole lot of show. Theme weddings, designer outfits, innovative venues are the order of the day.
Making your dreams come true is a host of wedding planners and specialists and we regel your deams. Right from the invites to the food to the venue, trousseau and entertainment, they get everything organised.
And if roping in wedding planners are the commonest thing to do, it is because of people's preference to go in for theme weddings that could range from anything, beginning from Arabian to Moroccan to Bollywood.
In terms of the venues too, people are fast moving out of their own homes to five-star banquets while the more adventurous are even hiring air conditioned trams and ferries converted into mandaps to get married.