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ASOS Sold A Tikka As A 'Chandelier Hair Clip,' And Twitter Wasn't Happy

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 04.07.2017 | Style

A maang tikka, known to some as a tikli, is a traditional South Asian accessory typically worn by brides from the center part of their hair to the for...

29 Indian Wedding Photos That Are As Joyful As They Are Colorful

The Huffington Post | Carolin Lehmann | Posted 07.22.2016 | Weddings

Move over tuxes and white gowns ― Indian wedding attire far outshines its Western counterpart in terms of color and variety of style. Popular outfit...

This Talented Bride Embroidered Her Love Story Onto Her Wedding Attire

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 06.27.2016 | Weddings

Long before she became a bride-to-be, Kresha Bajaj had dreamt of designing her own wedding clothes one day. Leading up to her February 28 nuptials to...

20 Photos That Make You Wish You Could Attend a 'South Indian Wedding'

Sadhvi Mythili | Posted 05.31.2016 | Weddings
Sadhvi Mythili

Weddings are special and unique in every culture around the world. Indian weddings are also fun and full with lot of activity. In India the customs of marriage change with regions and also with languages.

These Daughters Recreated Their Moms' Wedding Photos To Perfection

The Huffington Post | Carolin Lehmann | Posted 05.11.2016 | Weddings

Like mother, like daughter. Three women recreated their mother's wedding photos and the results are uncanny -- and super sweet. "How do you think sh...

This Wedding Was Shot On An iPhone And The Pics Speak For Themselves

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 01.30.2016 | Weddings

For years, photographer Sephi Bergerson had this crazy idea: to shoot an entire wedding with just an iPhone. When the iPhone 6s Plus came out, the te...

Badass Indian Bride Makes One Hell Of A Wedding Entrance

The Huffington Post | Nadya Agrawal | Posted 02.12.2016 | Weddings

Indian weddings are bastions of tradition and ritual, and brides typically are expected to be rather demure. But this bride left that expectation in h...

What These 12 Pieces Of South Asian Wedding Jewelry Really Mean

Jafreen M. Uddin | Posted 02.11.2015 | Weddings
Jafreen M. Uddin

Jewelry and adornments take on a whole new meaning in South Asian celebrations -- did you know there's an auspicious sign behind nearly every piece of jewelry a South Asian bride wears?

The Most Extravagant Wedding We've Seen Took Place In Vegas, Because Of Course

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 03.12.2014 | Weddings

As much as we want to roll our eyes at this ridiculous, over-the-top Las Vegas wedding, part of us wishes we had scored an invite. Houston couple P...

7 Unique Ways To Incorporate Henna Into Your Big Day

Jafreen M. Uddin | Posted 02.01.2014 | Weddings
Jafreen M. Uddin

We've got seven stunning ideas that will have the magic of mehndi making a high-impact style statement on your big day!

Get An Inside Look At This Stunning Lesbian Indian Wedding (UPDATED)

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Updated on July 22: A slideshow of wedding photos is no longer available on this page, but you can see more beautiful images at the links in the story...

Feathers in Fashion: Peacock Wedding Inspiration

Jafreen M. Uddin | Posted 09.18.2013 | Weddings
Jafreen M. Uddin

A symbol of majestic grace, elegant beauty and joyful love, it's no surprise that the national bird of India, the peacock, can also serve as a stunning motif for any wedding celebration. Take a look at our gallery filled with peacock-inspired ideas.

A Dash of Desi: Five Ways to Add a South Asian Touch to Your Wedding

Jafreen M. Uddin | Posted 08.04.2013 | Weddings
Jafreen M. Uddin

Whether you're trying to plan a multicultural wedding and looking for ways to incorporate South Asian touches to your celebration, or if you're just in love with the glamour and glitz, we've got five simple and gorgeous ideas that will help any bride add some serious South Asian flair!

Say Yes to the Saree: 5 Tips for the Multicultural Bride

Jafreen M. Uddin | Posted 07.14.2013 | Weddings
Jafreen M. Uddin

Every bride has hundreds of decisions to make when planning her big day, but for the brides planning multicultural weddings, there are twice as many decisions and balancing your own personal preferences with traditional South Asian customs can be tricky.

PHOTOS: The World's First Bridal Shower

Jafreen M. Uddin | Posted 06.09.2013 | Weddings
Jafreen M. Uddin

While the ritual has only gained popularity in the West in the last couple of decades, mehndi has long been an integral pre-wedding ritual for any South Asian bride, dating back to as early as the 15th century.

PHOTOS: 12 Steps To A Gorgeous Indian Wedding

Mishri Bhatia | Posted 10.20.2012 | Weddings
Mishri Bhatia

Indian weddings have always been known for their grandeur and fun atmosphere, but when it comes to planning them, it's a whole different ball game. With the amount of events leading up to the wedding and the what-seems-like 40 different rituals within the ceremony itself, it can be overwhelming for brides-to-be.

LOOK: Couple Says 'I Do' 20 Years After Meeting

Denise Oliveira | Posted 10.16.2012 | Weddings
Denise Oliveira

One came from Hollywood, the other from Bollywood. They were born on opposite ends of the earth, but on July 6, 2012, David and Anil exchanged vows in an intimate ceremony on a Chelsea rooftop.

PHOTOS: See Who Got Married This Weekend

Posted 08.06.2012 | Weddings

HuffPost readers kicked off the first weekend of August by celebrating the nuptials of their friends or family members -- and by getting married thems...

WATCH: The Hilarious Way 'Call Me Maybe' Took Over One Wedding

The Huffington Post | Natasha Burton | Posted 06.29.2012 | Weddings

Will the infectious summer hit “Call Me Maybe” become the new "it" song of viral wedding videos? If the Indian wedding video (above), made by H...

PHOTOS: See Who Got Married This Weekend

Posted 06.18.2012 | Weddings

This week, we received wedding photos from a variety of people involved in the nuptials: brides, grooms, members of the bridal party -- even an offici...

Dressing The Indian Wedding Part

Sona Gajiwala | Posted 04.22.2012 | Weddings
Sona Gajiwala

Indian weddings tend to be fashion parades, and as someone who didn't have the money or vacation time to travel to India frequently, I could never quite fit in.

Notes From A Week-Long Indian Wedding

MeiMei Fox | Posted 03.19.2012 | Weddings
MeiMei Fox

Ever since I saw "Monsoon Wedding" -- Mira Nair's visually stunning film about an arranged marriage in India -- ten years ago, I have longed to be a guest at such an affair.

The Americans Who Make Indian Weddings Feel Indian

Sona Gajiwala | Posted 12.02.2011 | Weddings
Sona Gajiwala

As an Indian-American, you're often saturated with information about Indian-owned businesses that were created to satisfy the masses, but you rarely hear about non-Indian run businesses that solely exist to satisfy our small (but growing!) population.

Wealthy Indians Hire Actors To Masquerade As Family Wedding Guests

The Guardian | Flora Stubbs | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Couples can no longer expect their nuptials to grace the pages of celebrity magazines such as Stardust unless a household name is in their wedding par...

Indian Couple Electrocuted By Bride's Family For Marrying Outside Caste

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

By Andrew Buncombe, The Independent In an alleyway in Delhi choked with flies and neighbours in mourning, Devindri Devi held up a photograph of her...