Suraj Hua Madhham, Karishma + Suraj’s Wedding, Wyndham Anaheim Garden Grove

{Karishma + Suraj} Suraj proposed at Disneyland and they planned their wedding within 10 months. Relying mainly on their friends’ recommendations and experiences, they put together a fun celebration of their love.   {Suraj Hua Madham} Narrowing down a song … Continue reading Suraj Hua Madhham, Karishma + Suraj’s Wedding, Wyndham Anaheim Garden Grove

Peacock Themed Reception; Divya and Raminda, Sheraton Park at the Anaheim Resort, CA

{About Divya and Raminda} Divya is Punjabi and Raminda is Sri Lankan. Divya is Hindu and Raminda, Buddhist and they incorporated both cultures/religions into their wedding. For instance Raminda had a baraat and wore a sehra. And they opened their wedding reception … Continue reading Peacock Themed Reception; Divya and Raminda, Sheraton Park at the Anaheim Resort, CA

Indian bride and groom chatting at their sangeet

When An Indian Fashion Designer/Reality Star Gets Married, Maneka and Mayur, Temecula/Costa Mesa, CA

{About Maneka and Mayur} Maneka and Mayur met at work. Mayur is the CEO of Keller Williams Newport Estates and Maneka is a realtor and the owner/designer for Officially Couture by Maneka in LA’s Little India. Their love blossomed and they … Continue reading When An Indian Fashion Designer/Reality Star Gets Married, Maneka and Mayur, Temecula/Costa Mesa, CA

Best Text Message Ever: “Morning Babe! Let’s Get Married!” Reena and Ateet, Allentown, PA

{About Reena and Ateet} We caught up with Reena and Ateet, about their wedding. Ateet is the Founder of Planet DJ Productions, a popular South Asian wedding DJ and event production company in the Washington D.C. metro area. Being in … Continue reading Best Text Message Ever: “Morning Babe! Let’s Get Married!” Reena and Ateet, Allentown, PA

Shailee and Simran, Sheraton Cerritos, Cerritos, CA

Sikh Ceremony: Buena Park Gurdwara, Buena Park, CA Reception: Sheraton Cerritos, Cerritos, CA Bride and Groom: Gujarati Hindu-Punjabi Sikh Photography: Lin and Jirsa What advice would you give to couples that are planning their wedding? My advice is to relax … Continue reading Shailee and Simran, Sheraton Cerritos, Cerritos, CA

Bhangra Regiment, Dholnation, and more! Sonia and Sunny, Turnip Rose Hilton Costa Mesa

Sonia and Sunny Punjabi Hindu and Punjabi Sikh Wedding: The Turnip Rose Reception: Hilton Costa Mesa Photography: Greycard Photography Videography: Robles Video Productions Did you have a sangeet? mehndi? Yes, and they were combined and held at my Aunt’s home. … Continue reading Bhangra Regiment, Dholnation, and more! Sonia and Sunny, Turnip Rose Hilton Costa Mesa

Indian bride and Canadian groom leaning against a classic car

Canadian Groom Serenades Punjabi Bride to a Bollywood Song, Simran and Frank, Baltimore Marriott

Simran and Frank Bride and Groom: Punjabi Sikh – French-Canadian Christian Wedding and Reception: Marriott Inner Harbor Baltimore ShaadiShop chatted with Simran, the bride whose wedding video went viral, when her Canadian husband sang a Bollywood song to her, at … Continue reading Canadian Groom Serenades Punjabi Bride to a Bollywood Song, Simran and Frank, Baltimore Marriott

Cinderella Coach, Party Bus and More! Shveta and Kunal’s Highlight Video

Videography: Robles Video Productions Check out their gorgeous mandap, blue and pink dance floor, gorgeous dessert spread and more in Shveta and Kunal’s ShaadiShop feature. Learn more about the Hotel Irvine   Continue reading Cinderella Coach, Party Bus and More! Shveta and Kunal’s Highlight Video

An Indian bride and groom posing for a photo at their sweetheart table at their wedding reception.

Shilpa and Utkarsh, Hyatt Regency Orange County

Shilpa and Utkarsh Bride and Groom: Maharashtran/Punjabi; Hindu Wedding and Reception: Hyatt Regency Orange County Photography: Greycard Photography     Tell us about your wedding planning environment. I was living in SoCal. We decided to give ourselves plenty of time … Continue reading Shilpa and Utkarsh, Hyatt Regency Orange County

Indian groom carrying his Indian bride after their Hindu wedding ceremony.

Shreta and Bharat, InterContinental Hotel, Dallas

Shreta and Bharat Bride and Groom: Gujarati-Punjabi InterContinental Dallas We got married on Thanksgiving weekend. One of our priorities was for our guests to have a really good time. A big part of that was how accommodating our venue was … Continue reading Shreta and Bharat, InterContinental Hotel, Dallas

Indian wedding at Hotel Irvine. The bride and groom in their Indian wedding dresses ready for their Hindu wedding ceremony.

Party Bus, Cinderella Coach, Book Invitations and more! Shveta and Kunal, Hotel Irvine

{Shveta + Kunal} Shveta and Kunal, got married at the newly renovated Hotel Irvine. The swanky and chic hotel venue is a relative newcomer to South Asian weddings – and they’re ideally suited for them with their outdoor lawn for … Continue reading Party Bus, Cinderella Coach, Book Invitations and more! Shveta and Kunal, Hotel Irvine

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

Bhangra Empire Flash Mob Proposal at Disneyland!, Kiranjit and Poonam

Poonam and Kiranjit Disneyland, Anaheim, CA ShaadiShop had a chance to catch up with Kiranjit and Poonam to talk about their incredible proposal. They met in 2010 when she joined Bhangra Empire. They rest, as they say, was history. It’s so … Continue reading Bhangra Empire Flash Mob Proposal at Disneyland!, Kiranjit and Poonam

The Big Fat Relaxed Indian Wedding; Aakriti and Kartik, Pacific Palms Resort

Aakriti and Kartik Pacific Palms Resort Bride and Groom: Punjabi Sikh-Gujarati Hindu Photography: Greycard Photography Videography: Robles Video Productions Briefly share something about your wedding that could be helpful for future couples. We spread out our events over 2 weekends. We … Continue reading The Big Fat Relaxed Indian Wedding; Aakriti and Kartik, Pacific Palms Resort

Saturday: Get Married, Monday: fly back to NY, Tuesday: back to 12 hr shifts in the ER, Deepti and Rishi

Deepti and Rishi Punjabi Hindu and North Indian Hindu Richard Nixon Library Photography: Lin and Jirsa How did you plan your wedding? We chose not to hire a coordinator to help us with the entire thing. We hired Atrina from … Continue reading Saturday: Get Married, Monday: fly back to NY, Tuesday: back to 12 hr shifts in the ER, Deepti and Rishi

Bhangra competition w/o the competition; Romy and Jasmeet

Romy and Jasmeet Bride and Groom: both are Punjabi Sikh Wedding: Surrey, Vancouver Reception: Westfields Marriott Washington Dulles Romy and Jasmeet are both bhangra dancers. They met at the annual Bruin Bhangra competition that takes place in Los Angeles in … Continue reading Bhangra competition w/o the competition; Romy and Jasmeet

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

An Indian bride sucking on a lollipop while her groom looks in another direction

Fight On! Divya and Vikram, Newport Beach, CA

Divya and Vikram Sangeet: Tandoor Cuisine of India, Orange, CA Wedding and Reception: Newport Beach Marriott Hotel and Spa Photography: Lin and Jirsa Cinematography: Imagique Weddings We had a pretty quick turn around between our engagement and wedding day – … Continue reading Fight On! Divya and Vikram, Newport Beach, CA

Kissing Menus and a Glamorous Gown – Anu and Gaurav’s Destination Wedding

Journey with ShaadiShop to a black tie, fun, destination wedding at the Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay. Bride and Groom: Punjabi Hindu – North Indian Jain Photography: The Youngrens Anu is a law student and a fashion blogger, The Tea for Two, from … Continue reading Kissing Menus and a Glamorous Gown – Anu and Gaurav’s Destination Wedding