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Tips for Gorgeous, Expressive Eyes

  When it comes to Indian weddings, everyone knows that grandeur and boldness are everything. As a bride, when you consider different types of makeup for your eyes, the slightly heavier styles photograph well. Light or nude makeup does not usually complement bright and glittery Indian bridal wear. Since your eyes are the most attention-grabbing feature of your face, they …

Ayurveda Beauty Therapies for Glowing Skin

By Neeta Singh, founder of Neeta Naturals, Ayurveda coach and Beauty Therapist Are you a bride-to-be? Feeling anxious with constant butterflies in the stomach is quite normal. Though it is every girl’s dream to share a perfect wedding day with the man of her dreams, the stress of wedding planning can take its toll on the body. Developing and enhancing …

50 Best Bollywood Songs for Your Wedding Playlist

Weddings and music go hand-in-hand. And, when it comes to Indian weddings, Bollywood songs are a must-have on the playlist. Some Bollywood songs are so classic, the tunes must be included on your wedding playlist to indulge guests of all ages! Here’s a list of the ultimate Bollywood songs to include on your wedding playlist: Mehndi 1. Mehndi Hai Rachne …

Fusion Mini Desserts to Add to Your Wedding Menu

Make the dessert table at your wedding reception the talk of the town! For a unique twist, consider fusion and bite-size desserts that capture tradition and culture as well as a sense of adventure. The latest trend in the wedding food industry, mini-desserts are easy to eat and allow guests to sample a few items. Fusing Indian flavors with western …

Grah Shanti: A First Step to Happiness

Grah Shanti: A First Step to Happiness People often say that matches are made in heaven, so it is no surprise that many weddings begin with an auspicious step to placate the heavenly bodies. The Grah Shanti is often one of the first rituals to take place in an Indian wedding. Learn more about the significance of the Grah Shanti …

Top 5 Color Trends for Winter Wedding Events

A wedding that is distinctive and memorable is a wish many brides make for this important life event. Multi-faceted hues and dimensions of color are sure to leave an imprint, and moreover, are a characteristic trait of South Asian weddings. Weddings have always been affairs to remember, with everyone involved cherishing different memories. Brides spend a good bit of time …

Must Have Photo Moments

Must Have Photo Moments

Bursting with vivid and bold hues, opulent décor and intricate but elegant designs very well describe Indian weddings. Also known as Shaadi or Shadi, Indian weddings are best known for their grandeur, traditions, grace, colors and almost carnival-type celebration. Unique photographs taken at an Indian weddings are made up of warm glances, shared laughter, loving stares, bold colors, elegant mandaps, …

Islamic Weddings Remarkable Rituals Combined with Elegance and Style

Islamic Weddings Remarkable Rituals Combined with Elegance and Style

Weddings are celebrated with great fervor around the world and across cultures. What makes them special though are the diverse rituals and traditions that are truly fascinating. In Islam, marriage is seen as a righteous act, a social commitment, and an act of devotion towards significant other. Here is a glimpse into the ceremonial rituals that make the wedding an …

Mehndi Ceremony: Rituals, Customs & Significance

Mehndi Ceremony: Rituals, Customs & Significance

Mehndi is an art of applying decorative designs on hands, feet, and arms. It is an integral part of Indian traditional weddings so much that the ritual has a dedicated day to its name that is celebrated in its full entirety. Festive music, vibrant dance, lavish decor, and mouth-watering delicacies with great pomp have everyone thoroughly enjoying this beautification ritual. …

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Orlando Carriage Rides Inc

Orlando Carriage Rides Inc2613 Windsor Hill Dr.WindermereFL 34786-6202321-278-8007dustin@orlandocarriage.comwww.orlandocarriage.com CENTRAL FLORIDA HORSE DRAWN CARRIAGE PROVIDER Orlando Equestrian, LLC d/b/a Orlando Horse and Carriage is Central Florida’s premier horse drawn carriage ride service provider specializing in Theme Parks, Special Events, Parades, Quinceaneras, and Baraats, Weddings. We take pride in creating memorable moments for you and your guests by providing safe, well presented, …

2019 MyShadi Bridal Expos: Year in Review

For over 10 years, MyShadi Bridal Expo has been a community event not to be missed by those planning a South Asian wedding. What began as a small bridal show twice a year in Florida, has now grown into a platform for over 85 event vendors taking place in over six different cities across the Southeast US. Hosted by Desh …

Ayurvedic Secrets: Beauty Benefits of Turmeric

Turmeric is not just a superstar spice when it comes to Indian cooking, but also an amazing Ayurvedic ingredient. It is filled with antioxidants, anti-inflammatory, Antibacterial, and antimicrobial properties. Turmeric not only has health benefits, but also has many beauty benefits. #1. Delay Signs of Ageing UV rays are one of the worst enemies of your skin. Turmeric’s antioxidants help …

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Wedding Trousseau: South Indian Sarees for Indian Brides

When it comes to an Indian bride’s wedding trousseau, sarees are a must-have. A part of India that is especially rich in terms of the different varieties of sarees it produces is South India. While everyone knows about Kanjeevaram and Mysore silk sarees, there are a lot more varieties to choose from. So, here’s a small guide on the types …

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Indian Dishes you can Serve in Shot Glasses at your Wedding

When it comes to their wedding, every couple wants to add some element to wow their guests and stand out from the rest! Wedding trends are constantly changing. One of the latest trends in weddings is the use of Shot Glasses. And, we are definitely not talking about alcohol. Shot Glasses are now becoming a favorite at weddings, be it …

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Tips to Choose Perfect Varmala or Jaimala for your Wedding

Indian weddings are filled with so many colorful customs and rituals. One such beautiful ritual is the varmala or jaimala ceremony, where the bride and the groom exchange garlands to symbolize the start of their new journey together. Remember, this garland will be a part of most of your wedding day photos, so make the right choice. Here are tips …