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All Indian Weddings are built on a glorious foundation of culture and tradition, varying according to the region, the religion, the community and the personal preferences of the bride and groom. They are festive occasions in India.
Culture is defined as a people’s way of life. It also entails how they dress, how they speak, the type of food they eat, the way they worship, and their art among many other things.
Indian culture, therefore, is the Indians’ way of life. Because of the population diversity, there is immense variety in Indian culture. The Indian culture is a blend of various cultures belonging to belonging to diverse religion, castes, regions follow their own tradition and culture.
India is a land of unity in diversity where people of different sects, caste and religion live together. India is also called the land of unity in diversity as different groups of people co-operate with each other to live in a single society. Unity in diversity has also become strength of India.
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However, all various religion wedding traditions have the same expression and significance. It's after all the union of the two souls, which is blessed by the Lord as well as the elders of the family and society. Moreover, the ancient wedding rituals are still practiced today and the institution of marriage is considered one of the most sanctimonious bonds between two people on earth.
Regional marriage ceremonies vary in accordance with factors like religion, region and faith.
However, they do have the same expression and significance. It's after all the union of the two souls, which is blessed by the Lord as well as the elders of the family and society. Moreover, the ancient wedding rituals are still practiced today and the institution of marriage is considered one of the most sanctimonious bonds between two people on earth.
India is the motherland of people belonging to varied religions, castes and communities. In fact, they even speak different languages and belong to different cultures. It is thus, regarded as one of the live examples of unity in diversity. This diversity is even visible in the customs and traditions of the people. To cite an example, Indian weddings are celebrated with the same fervor everywhere, though their way of conduct is different.
Indians always try to adapt to new environment and make themselves equal to the rest of the world.
Indian people just want a reason to celebrate. Indian Families treat Indian Wedding as one of the Social Indian Festivals. Indian Wedding are generally lasts for 4-5 days involving so many wedding rituals, wedding traditions and gatherings of very large family guests gatherings anywhere from 250 to 5000 people depending upon how known the family is and of course total budget spending capacity.
Indian wedding in India generally costs anywhere from INR 500,000 to INR 100,000,000 (that is from $7000 TO $1.5 MILLIONs).
India is a land of unity in diversity where people of different sects, caste and religion live together. India is also called the land of unity in diversity as different groups of people co-operate with each other to live in a single society. Unity in diversity has also become strength of India. This brings many opportunities for young generation to come across people from different cast and different religion all the time. That brings more love marriage happenings more than what it used to be a decade back. Many interfaith, fusion, inter-cast weddings are very popular these days.
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Some of the Known Facts about India
Do you know India is known as Land of Diversity? India is the only country where people belonging to almost every faith can be found in India. Various religions coexist in India such as Hinduism, Sikhism, Jainism, Buddhism, Islam, Christianity, Zoroastrians, Judaism and many more. People of all religions live together with great peace.
Hinduism - Hinduism is one of the oldest religions that originated from India. The religion has preserved its culture since ancient times. It is the world's third-largest religion with about 1.2 billion followers, or 15–16% of the global population, known as Hindus. Hindus are a majority of the population in India, Nepal and Mauritius, and are widely found in mostly Asian countries.
Islam - Islam is one of the prominent religions of India. There is huge impact of Islam in the Indian society.
Christianity - A large number of people in India belong to Christian faith. St. Thomas is one of the people credited for propagating Christianity in India.
Jainism - Jain religion was founded by Mahavira. The Jain religion teaches salvation by perfection through successive lives, and non injury to living creatures, and is noted for its ascetics.
Buddhism - Buddhism is a faith that was founded by Siddhartha Gautama (“the Buddha”) more than 2,500 years ago in India.
Sikhism - Sikhism was founded by Guru Nanak. Sikhism, religion and philosophy founded in the Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent in the late 15th century.
Chirali & Amish Thakkar - born in India have gained lots of knowledge about Indian Traditions, Indian Culture, Indian Values, Indian Languages and capturing some of the best Indian Wedding moments of various religious of India. People who know us they proudly say about us that having Chirali & Amish Thakkar from Fine Art Production will give you assurance of having the best humans with creative eyes and Indians at heart to bring you amazing memories of your Indian Wedding Celebration.