Gazebo vs. Non-Gazebo Mandaps at Indian Weddings: Framework for Venue and Decor Decisions at Indian Weddings

One of the most iconic and visible aspects of an Indian wedding is the mandap which only applies to Hindu, Jain and Sikh weddings or the altar. There are SO many styles and designs and really there’s no limit to … Continue reading Gazebo vs. Non-Gazebo Mandaps at Indian Weddings: Framework for Venue and Decor Decisions at Indian Weddings

Power Outage at an Indian Wedding and How the Venue Handled It Beautifully

I was attending a ShaadiShop wedding in Southern California and during the break after lunch and before cocktail hour there was a city-wide power outage. In a way we got lucky that the outage happened after the ceremony and after … Continue reading Power Outage at an Indian Wedding and How the Venue Handled It Beautifully

Brides: Watch Your Baraat Arrive at the Marriott Newport Beach Hotel & Spa, Indian Wedding Venue

One of the most exciting times for a South Asian bride, is the moments before she steps out to walk down the aisle. The Marriott Newport Beach has two beautiful ceremony venues that are ideal for Indian weddings; and she … Continue reading Brides: Watch Your Baraat Arrive at the Marriott Newport Beach Hotel & Spa, Indian Wedding Venue

Huntington Beach Happenings: Events to Know About Before Selecting Your Wedding Date

World-famous Huntington Beach, CA is a popular city for South Asian weddings. The ocean front venues are large and can host the entire wedding weekend. The Waterfront Resort’s expansion will be complete by the end of June 2017. Doubling the … Continue reading Huntington Beach Happenings: Events to Know About Before Selecting Your Wedding Date

Konkani Wedding! Sucheta and Rohan, Sheraton Park at the Anaheim Resort

{About Sucheta and Rohan} Sucheta and Rohan are an adorable couple! Their smiles light up a room and they were all smiles on their wedding day at the Sheraton Park at the Anaheim Resort! Sucheta started a part-time MBA program while Rohan … Continue reading Konkani Wedding! Sucheta and Rohan, Sheraton Park at the Anaheim Resort

Indian bride and groom's photo at wedding reception

19 groomsmen and 8 bridesmaids! Riddhi and Amish, Hummingbird Nest Ranch

Riddhi and Amish Bride and Groom: Gujarati Hindu Wedding and Reception: Hummingbird Nest Ranch Photography and Videography: Lin and Jirsa Our whole wedding day was outdoors. At Hummingbird Nest Ranch, you’re literally given a very large plot of land and … Continue reading 19 groomsmen and 8 bridesmaids! Riddhi and Amish, Hummingbird Nest Ranch