An Indian bride and her groom hugging before their Hindu wedding ceremony. starts.

Sipra and Kevin, Purple Orchid Wine Country Resort, Livermore, CA

Sipra and Kevin Purple Orchid Wine Country Resort & Spa Photography: Wedding Documentary Photo + Cinema Highlight Video First Dance Video What were your wedding events? Thursday Mehndi – in Pleasanton Friday: during the day was a rehearsal with our family and … Continue reading Sipra and Kevin, Purple Orchid Wine Country Resort, Livermore, CA

The Custom-Everything Wedding; Payal and Sahil, #Pahil, Hilton Long Beach

Payal and Sahil Bride and Groom: Hindu; Gujarati/Punjabi Wedding and Reception: Hilton Long Beach Photography and Videography: Payal Photo & Video Clothing Design: Dreams Collections What did you like about the Hilton Long Beach? How flexible they were and how … Continue reading The Custom-Everything Wedding; Payal and Sahil, #Pahil, Hilton Long Beach

A Celebrity MC, the bride’s dog was in the wedding…and their DJ cancelled last minute! Amie and Chirag, Laguna Cliffs Marriott

Amie and Chirag Bride and Groom: Gujarati and Marathi Wedding and Reception: Laguna Cliffs Marriott Photography and Videography: Lin and Jirsa   Were there any surprises or unexpected circumstances at or while planning your wedding? My grandmother fell the day … Continue reading A Celebrity MC, the bride’s dog was in the wedding…and their DJ cancelled last minute! Amie and Chirag, Laguna Cliffs Marriott

Gorgeous Golden Gown, Sonia and Ravi, Hilton Irvine

Sonia and Ravi Bride and Groom: Gujarati Hindu and Punjabi Hindu Garba, Wedding and Reception: Hilton Irvine Photography: Randery Imagery Did your families meld your two cultures together? Even though Ravi and I are both Hindu, I was surprised at … Continue reading Gorgeous Golden Gown, Sonia and Ravi, Hilton Irvine

Smooth Scheduling: Nick and Neelima, San Mateo Marriott

Neelima and Nick They had a Jain as well as a non-denominational ceremony San Mateo Marriott How many venues did you consider before finalizing the San Mateo Marriott? We reached out to 20 and visited about 8 venues. We loved … Continue reading Smooth Scheduling: Nick and Neelima, San Mateo Marriott

I took my boards 2 months before my wedding! Pavana and Rohit, Tampa Florida

Pavana and Rohit Telegu Hindu-North Indian Hindu The Westin Tampa Harbour Island Share a little about your planning environment. My family lives in Tampa. I was doing a fellowship in New Orleans. My husband was in residency in St. Louis, … Continue reading I took my boards 2 months before my wedding! Pavana and Rohit, Tampa Florida

Indian, Bengali, Hindu wedding indoors in Pittsburgh. The bride is Bengali and the groom non-Indian Christian. They did two ceremonies at one venue.

Coast-to-Coast wedding, Leena and Justin

Leena and Justin live in SF. They got married in Pittsburgh. They had 2 ceremonies: Christian + Bengali Hindu.   What were your initial steps in wedding planning?  1. Define the stakeholders 2. Determine who gets to make which decisions … Continue reading Coast-to-Coast wedding, Leena and Justin