WEDDINGS OF INDIA – TELUGU WEDDING
INDIAN WEDDING – TELUGU WEDDINGS – SOUTH INDIAN WEDDING CEREMONIES
Telugu people belong to Andhra Pradesh, India. The Telugu wedding ceremonies last for around 5 days. Telugus believe that marriage is not between two people, but between two families. Just as any Hindu Wedding, in Telugu Weddings, the guests shower their blessings on the couple, and then are served with delicious food. Telugu weddings are a reflection of the warm hearts of the people of Andhra Pradesh. The decorations mostly consist of flowers and mango leaves in rich colors.
A typical Telugu Wedding consists of these ceremonies : Nischithardham, Pellikuturu, Snaathakam, Kaashi Yaatra, Mangala snaanam, Aarthi, Ganesh and Gowri Pooja, Kanyaadaanam, Jeelakarra Bellam & Madhuparkam, Sumangali, Tying of the Mangalasootram, Akshintalu, Saptapadi, Sthaalipaakam, Gruhapraveshm, Uniting the Mangalasootram.