ShaadiShop’s Indian Wedding Venue Quote Request Template

Venue Quote Request Email Template Hi ~ I’m looking for a venue for my Indian wedding. I’ve shared some details below and would love more info about what your venue offers and whether our dates are available. We’re looking for  … Continue reading ShaadiShop’s Indian Wedding Venue Quote Request Template

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How Do You Arrange Assigned Seating for an Indian Wedding Reception? A Detailed Review With Pros and Cons.

When you read the title of this article, it might seem like an odd (nerdy) topic to focus an entire article on table numbers and seating at an Indian wedding reception. But the reason I did anyway, is because this … Continue reading How Do You Arrange Assigned Seating for an Indian Wedding Reception? A Detailed Review With Pros and Cons.

How is an Indian Wedding in India Different than an Indian Wedding in the US?

India weddings are known all over the world. I often come across people who say they’ve never been to one but would LOVE to, given the chance. Indian weddings are celebrated very differently in the US compared to India. That … Continue reading How is an Indian Wedding in India Different than an Indian Wedding in the US?

ShaadiShop’s 2020 South Asian Social Calendar: Wedding Date Guide

ShaadiShop’s 2020 South Asian Social Calendar Features: all major Hindu, Sikh, Muslim, Jain holidays major events throughout Southern California i.e. Comic Con, Coachella, US Open of Surfing (events that could impact your wedding date and location) scroll to the bottom … Continue reading ShaadiShop’s 2020 South Asian Social Calendar: Wedding Date Guide

There’s a New Segment Within the Indian Wedding Market: Growth Opportunity For Venues

Many people lump all Indian weddings together. But the fact is, not all Indian weddings are massive, full week affairs with 500 guests. In 2018 we received a record breaking number of inquiries for smaller Indian weddings 250 and even … Continue reading There’s a New Segment Within the Indian Wedding Market: Growth Opportunity For Venues

Costs That Are Often Overlooked at Indian Weddings

At Indian weddings there are so many moving parts! There’s the venue, decor, food, clothing and jewelry, hair & makeup, and so much more! The biggest cost and most outwardly visible” cost buckets” are: But then you’ve also got: But…wait … Continue reading Costs That Are Often Overlooked at Indian Weddings

Catering Sales Executives: Why the Hospitality Room is So Important at Indian Weddings

The South Asian culture places a very strong emphasis on family and community. There’s a Hindi saying, “mehman Bhagwan hotein hain” = guests are God. As you have probably experienced with the Indian weddings that you have worked on, these are … Continue reading Catering Sales Executives: Why the Hospitality Room is So Important at Indian Weddings

Two Terms That Venue Catering Sales Managers Should Avoid Using When Selling Indian Weddings

Two terms that we recommend, catering sales managers to avoid when selling Indian weddings are: naan bread chai tea Why? Because they’re incorrect. The correct terms are simply, naan and chai. {Let’s talk about Naan and Chai} Naan IS bread. … Continue reading Two Terms That Venue Catering Sales Managers Should Avoid Using When Selling Indian Weddings