What are various traditions or rituals that are followed as per different religions for Marriage?
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India is known for its unity in diversity and we know that we have many religions in our country and every religion, caste, creed have their own traditions or rituals or Vidhi's for different ceremonies( naming, wedding, funeral, festivals, house warming, etc.). Here I would like our experts to provide details about Wedding/marriage ceremony rituals or Vidhi's that we follow in our country from East to West and North to South of India. Many os us who have travelled to different places in our country or attended weddings in different regions, might have seen the difference and every traditions or ritual or Vidhi's reflect the culture of the region they originate from. Some of the traditions or rituals are spiritually based on religious practices while some are inputs of creativity. Please let us bring the various Wedding/marriage ceremony rituals under one roof and discuss various traditions, customs and rituals that our people follow of different religion or caste or place.
I have heard about Roka, Kuldevi Pooja, Haldi, Mehandi, Sangeet, Saat Pheere(seven circumambulations), etc. in some Hindu marriage, while Engagement, Bridal Shower, Bachelor / Bachelorette Party, Roce Ceremony, Exchange of Vows, Bouquet Toss and Reception in Christian wedding and Salatul Ishtikara, Imam Zamin, mangni(engagement), Manjha, Sanchaq, Baraat, Nikah, etc in a Muslim marriage.
I would like to link other traditions or rituals or Vidhi's for different ceremonies like naming, wedding, festivals, house warming, new venture, funeral, etc, and would continue the same at regular intervals. Kindly do give maximum details that will help everyone to know more about our traditions or rituals followed in our country.