Some Indian Traditional Beverages for Summer Weddings

Weddings are always special for everyone, and nobody leaves any stone upturned to make it perfect in all the aspects. There are several significant elements in the marriage ceremony, determining the success. Keeping the guest happy and satisfied is one of the key element every bride and groom are worried of. One of the most important things to keep the guests satisfied is perfect dine arrangements. As this is summer season & the intense summer heat is on the role, getting married nowadays is mostly avoided. But, if you are still getting married this summer season, add some special and cool beverages in your menu to provide your guests with some refreshment. Here we bring some of the worth trying beverages:

  • Kairi Panna:

Kairi Panna is basically a traditional style juice of green mangoes, which is all time favorite of everyone. While thinking about beverages and fruit juice, you really can’t skip the king of fruits. The fresh juice of green mangoes or Kairi ka Panna can be served in many different ways with crunchy boondi, basil, mint and others.

  • Lemonade

Nimbu Pani or lemonade seems to be a very simple beverage, but it can be a nice addition to your menu. Everyone is fond of lemon water, but in different variants. You can also do this in your wedding by adding some interesting twist in lemon water. Add some interesting elements including ginger, mint, watermelon and many flavors like thyme and others in your lemonade to make it interesting.

  • Miniature Ice Golas

Ice golas are people’s childhood love and everyone loves it all ages as well. Add different flavors to add uniqueness and maintain interest among guests. Some of the interesting flavors can be like kokum gola, rabdi gola, chocolate gola, kacchi kairi, and others. Other than this, don’t offer the full size goals, as it become difficult to go for such a big size. Offering small sizes in shot glasses can be a better option instead.

  • Lassi

Who doesn’t love lassi, specially in summer days. Lassi has been the perfect solution to get over the heat and summer from a very long time. This Indian traditional beverage is loved by one and all and adding this to your menu can make your guest happy easily. Like other mentioned beverages, it also can be offered in multiple ways by adding different types of flavors including Mango lassi, chocolate lassi, dry fruit lassi, honey, angoori lassi, pina-colada lassi and many others. A large glass of lassi is capable of keeping you cool and refreshed in intense summer as well, so consider adding this in your menu.

  • Thandai

Thandai is commonly known to be served specially on the Holi, but it can also be a very nice addition to your menu. It is a traditional style beverage, which is generally made using milk and almonds. But, like other discussed drinks, it can also vary in flavors. You can ask your wedding vendor or organizer to bring some other unique flavor to it so that to make it innovative. It will be surely loved by your guests. Some of the possible flavors include honey thandai, dry fruit thandhai, chocolate thandai, or kesar thandai.

So these are some of the traditional yet highly effective beverages to offer in summer weddings. Bride and grooms must give a try to these in order to make their guests happy and cool in this intense summer and heat.

Reference: http://www.broowaha.com/articles/25351

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Recent Weddings and Engagements of Indian Cricketers

Wedding season is running these days and several celebrities also have joined the momentum to either get married or engaged. Many current and past players of Indian cricket team are also in the list. Some of those either tied the knot or or getting their wedding invitation cards printed season. The list includes Rohit Sharma, Suresh Raina, Harbhajan Singh, Varun Aaron, Irfan Pathan, Mohit Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja and Yuvraj Singh.  After playing some significant match winning innings at the cricket ground, these all are all set to start new inning in their life. Here are some of the details about all those who are in the list.

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Rohit Sharma tied the knot with his fiancee Ritika Sajdeh at a grand ceremony held in Mumbai on December 13. The couple was in a friendship from more than 6 years. Rohit told his fans about the engagement through the micro blogging website Twitter, where he wrote, “From best friends to soul mates, couldn’t get any better”. He also shared a picture with her love Ritika, wearing beautiful engagement ring. Read more

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Harbhajan Singh got married to his long time girlfriend and bollywood actress Geeta Basra on October 29 in Phagwara (Punjab). It was a big bash wedding receiving various famous celebrities from different domains including sports, bollywood, politics, fashion and others.

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Suresh Raina, got married to his childhood friend and girlfriend Priyanka Chaudhary. Suresh Raina tied the knot on 3rd March 2015 in a hotel, Leela Palace, in New Delhi. The ceremony took place in royal and glitzy manner, which received very famous and prominent faces from bollywood, Cricket, and politics.

 

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Irfan Pathan tied the knot with a very popular model in Saudi Arab, Safa Baig. Only family members and close friends were invited to the function. Irfan Pathan got married secretly on 4th February 2016, at Hotel Trident in Jeddah, Saudi Arab. The bride Safa Baig, is a well known model in Saudi Arab and a multitalented girl.

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Varun Aaron got married to his love from school time Ragini Singh in a traditional Christian ceremony on 4thFebruary 2016. Although he got married to Ragini on 1st February in court in presence of very few friends and family members, but they again arranged a traditional style wedding ceremony on February 4th.

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Flamboyant Yuvraj Singh has finally ‘fallen in line’. India’s 2011 World Cup-winning hero has gotten engaged to British born model-actress Hazel Keech in Bali. The news was confirmed by Yuvraj’s manager Aneesh Gautam.  Gautam said, “Yes, Yuvraj got engaged in Bali, and the ceremony was attended by very few people.”

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Indian cricketer Mohi Sharma on 17th January got engaged to girlfriend Shweta at the ITC Maurya hotel in Delhi. The pacer took to social networking site Facebook to share the good news. The 27-year-old’s fiancee is a hotel management student from Kolkata.

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Ravindra Jadeja got engaged on February 5 to a Delhi based mechanical engineer Reeva Solanki. The engagement ceremony took place at Jadeja’s own restaurant named “Jaddu’s Food Field” on Friday in presence of some very close relatives and friends. Unlike other celebrities it is not a love marriage, and both of them were not known to each other before 2 months ago. Their families arranged a meet for them after which they decided to tie the knot.

Use Flowers to Beautify Your Wedding Ceremony in Elegant Way

Weddings are always special irrespective of who and what you are. No one leaves any stone unturned to bring perfection in their ceremony. There are several elements determining the success or failure of ceremony including decoration, catering, wedding invitation cards, flowers, venue and many others. Flowers are the most common elements among weddings irrespective of the communities, societies, and religions. Flowers have been used for several purposes including spraying the newlyweds with petals or beautifying decor and the ambiance. But, with the availability of different variety of flowers these days, several options are now open to take decoration to next level. Here we bring some tips for best use of flowers at any wedding ceremony.

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Mandap is a significant section in any marriage ceremony where several rituals are performed. It is highly required to look adorable and different types of flowers can do the task. Any color of flowers can be used according to the theme. Other things to follow is not to decorate the entire mandap, but its roof only, otherwise it will look jam-packed. Other than this, the entrance to the venue should also be beautiful enough to catch guest’s attention. You can go for different combinations of flowers for the entrance including white or marigold flowers. Use curtains made of these flowers instead of cloth for prettier entrance.

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Moving ahead with more sections, the central stage at wedding appears as the most used space visible to guests. As this place will have bride and groom seated there, decorating it becomes highly important. Usually stages are very big having different sections for using flowers including the steps, behind chairs, both sides of stage, and sides of steps to the stage. Take help from professionals or internet to choose right color combination and types of flowers for your wedding.

While talking about stage, sofa is not the only option. Using swing on the stage at the place of sofa, chairs or couch is also in the trend these days. If you are opting for swing on stage, you can still use flowers to decorate it. It will also be a nice addition to your overall decoration for the ceremony. So as you must be looking to beautify your wedding ceremony, use flowers at different sections to do it in more elegant style.

To explore more weddings tips visit The Wedding Cards Online

Wooden Wedding Invitation Cards – A More Elegant Way to Invite Guests

Wedding is the most special moment for everyone and everyone love to share this with their loved ones, friends, family members and relatives. Requesting the presence of guests is in our culture and the significance of wedding invitations increases here. Scroll invitations were used in ancient time, but the pattern and design have changed completely these days. A wide range of invitation designs are trending these days, and couples are looking to try & apply something new, unique and different to make their day more special. Here we bring one of such latest trendy design of wedding cards, named wooden invitation.

As the name suggests, this type of invitations are crafted on wood instead of paper or cloths. These are appearing to be the most beautiful alternative for traditional style paper cards. The uniqueness and beauty associated with such smooth wooden invitations make them more elegant and classy. All the detailed text and information regarding the ceremony can be either engraved or printed over the wood, which look fabulous.

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Further the quality, smoothness and color of wood becomes significant factors here, determining the overall beauty of invitation. Wooden wedding invitations are leading in becoming the favorite choice of couples these days, and have come in trend very soon. As different suppliers are offering such types of invitations, a wide range of designs can be found there in market both online and offline.  The variety of invitations varies with the type of wood including birch, cedar, cherry and many others. Different types of wood come with different smoothness and handling. You should consider overall theme & concept of wedding ceremony while finalizing the one for you.

Wooden wedding invitation cards can further be customized in its shape and size. You can go for either one sided or double sided design in a case, while in other can choose either square or rounded corners as well. The thickness of the invitations is also an significant factor, which contributes in overall appearance.

So as there are several beautiful factors associated with wooden wedding cards, these are worth giving a chance. This unique and different concept will also make you memorable for more time, so invite your guests in a new style.

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Shopping Wedding Ring? Consider These Few Points Before

pictures-of-engagement-rings-on-hand-33Everyone have some wishes when it is about their wedding. It is the most significant and awaited moment of life for one and all. There are several elements in a wedding determining its overall beauty and success including wedding cards to catering, decoration and others. If we think about the bride and groom and their most significant moment of life, importance of wedding ring can’t be undervalued as well. Ring is an element visible not only to the bride and groom but all other invitees, guests and relatives as well, so it selection becomes more important here. Here we come with some considerable factors while shopping the best ring.

First most important point is to shop as a couple instead of individual. You know it is not possible every time to make decision collectively, but here you can. Get some free time on 1-2 weekends and go for shopping with each other. It is not compulsory at all to buy matching pair of ring, but the traditions allow groom to buy ring for bride and vice versa. Visit a few jewelers to know about latest designs and take care of the likes and dislikes of your partner before making a purchase.

When you go to market and explore the designs, you come to know about rings of different price, putting you a deep confusion. So, know you budget prior going to shop. This will narrow down the options, making it easier to choose right product.

Other point to consider is your lifestyle. Don’t get confused with the wide range of designs, and keep your lifestyle in mind. All your friends, family members, relatives, and other invitees will have an eye on your ring. You must not be wishing to let them disparage it so take proper care.

Now coming to bride and groom individual factors, think about the diamond and profile of the ring respectively. When it is about bride, diamonds can add beauty to the ring and lady both, but it should complement the ring, which doesn’t all time. So number and style of diamonds matter too. The profile and metal of ring becomes significant while shopping for groom. Check different available profile options like flat very engineered looking ring or a softer curved ring and choose accordingly.

Well, we tried to cover some most significant and considerable factors for shopping the best wedding ring. Hope you must like it. For more wedding related blogs and news visit The Wedding Cards Online.

Keep Budget in Mind While Buying Bridal Outfit

Bringing perfection to his/her marriage is dreamed by every girl and boy. But, there are several visible and hidden aspects, deciding the overall success of any ceremony. Bridal outfit is one among those playing vital role in any ceremony deciding the beauty and appearance of the bride. There are many other items including wedding cards, dresses, venues, catering, decoration and others, contributing to the success. Bridal dress again is very important element, and you must buy this smartly and carefully.

There are several things to be considered while buying outfit for marriage. Other than some factors related to choosing the best looking outfit like latest trends, color, design and others, one important aspect is the overall budget. Like other factors, you must also be aware about the budget range while going for buying the outfit. It is very helpful to decide the budget prior, because you can shortlist the favorite dress in easier way. When you go shopping, tell the shopkeeper or the staff about your budget range before they start showing outfits. It will make them show the outfits according to your range only. You must have dreamed big for the special day, but you have to accept realistic condition of what you can afford. It will keep you away from further frustration as well.

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Other than this, you must also take care while visiting the wedding shops. Once you know the budget, you also get an idea about the shops and stores offering products in your range. So, you should go to those shops only instead of expensive showrooms. Sometimes brides go to expensive showrooms and stores just for trial but it can be a bad experience for you. If in a case any expensive dress attracts you and makes you fall in love with that, it will become tough for you to accept any other outfit in low budget. So, it is always good to be aware about the budget and visit the places accordingly.

Wedding dress is a very important element, but the budget is yet significant. So, brides must have the budget in mind while shopping their outfit and select the best one carefully. For more wedding tips visit our blog at The Wedding Cards Online.

Make a Unique, Special and Grand Entry to Your Wedding Venue

Wedding ceremony is a very special moment for everyone, bringing a new turn to their life. Everyone wants to make it perfect and memorable for them and the guests as well. There are several ways to make any wedding a hot potato in the city and one of those is to get designed a very beautiful and matching wedding invitation card. One other way is to try some new and unique way of Groom’s entry. There are different types of ways a groom enters in his wedding ceremony according to the overall wedding theme, but going with something which have not been done by anyone in your circle will make it memorable for everyone.

According to the traditions, the groom was supposed to go for wedding on a horse, elephant or in any similar way, but the modernization has taken place here as well. The grooms are trying new styles and unique ways to walk with Baraat in their wedding venue these days. Here we share some unique and stylish ideas to enter your wedding venue.

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  • If it is a big fat marriage with lots of expenses, you should move ahead leaving horses, elephants behind and land directly on the venue lavishly using your personal charter or helicopter. This grand entry will leave everyone in the wedding awestruck.article-201537518130365583000
  • It is for grooms, whose second love is always their bike. All know that guys love bikes very much and it will be a great entry to marriage venue, where you will reach to your love with the second love of your life. Ride your bike in style with your friends and special family members to the venue.

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  • If you want to be connected to your traditions, roots, village and other childhood things, you can make an entry in Desi style. Coming over a tractor can be the best option here in a completely Desi look. Doing this will not only make you feel happy and special, but it will also become a talk of the town.

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  • If you are fond of music and dance, you can make a king type entry with music and dance. In this way, you will be entering the venue with a live music band performing with you, keeping you in the center like a king. It will surely make your guest appraise you and remind your entry for ever.

There are several more ways of doing this according to the groom’s interest and expenses, but going with any of those will make your big day memorable for sure.

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