This post is the continuation of Sunitha and Sridhar's wedding. After the mehindi party, next was the big day, the wedding. Like many Indian weddings, this wedding started off with a prayer to Lord Ganesha. Hindus pray to Lord Ganesha to remove all obstacles in life.
The entrance is all decorated to receive the groom for the wedding
Bride's entourage are all waiting for the groom's arrival
Meanwhile, the groom is arriving to the event site with his fanfare on a horse.
Groom's mother is rejoicing in the moment with all the relatives and friends
Stage is all set for the memorable day
Details of the backdrop
Guests are waiting for the groom and bride
Here comes the bride. Groomsmen carying the chariot of the princess/
Glowing bride arrives
The exchange of garlands
Walking around the fire to take seven steps
Now stay tuned for the reception details for more ooohs and ahhhhs, including a special guest appearance.
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