Weddings; Then & Now
Exploring the evolution of weddings in India
The bright colors, extravagant outfits, hands full of mendhi, sound of the dhol and the feelings of love are the essence of an Indian wedding. More often than not, the grandeur of today’s weddings would make the older generation wonder where the simplicity of their time went. The budgets have shot up from a couple of lakhs to a couple of crores. What used to be a two days affair have now become a week long celebration. The likes of Shimla and Mussourie have been replaced by the likes of Paris and Seychelles as the favourite Honeymoon destinations.
Over the next couple of posts we will traverse through the various aspects of Indian weddings that have gradually changed over the course of time. Watch out for this space as we explore the evolution in the world of weddings.