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Matrimony Groom QMC7457519
Matrimony ID - QMC7457519
33 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Kapu, Telugu
Ramagundam, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am looking for agood persan good look good family traditional and modern person I feel I am aconfident personalit..."
Matrimony Groom TVR7363726
Matrimony ID - TVR7363726
41 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Brahmin, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Our family is upper middle class and moderate. I have 2 siblings. I have achieved my masters and i'm currently w..."
Matrimony Groom WCS576888
Matrimony ID - WCS576888
25 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Rajaka, Telugu
Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Based in Kurnool. I come from a moderate, middle class family. I have 4 siblings, of which 1 are married. I am work..."
Matrimony Groom YJY9716037
Matrimony ID - YJY9716037
24 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Urdu
Adilabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Our family is middle class and we have traditional values. I only have 1 sibling. I am non vegetarian. I don't s..."
Matrimony Groom JBT6338320
Matrimony ID - JBT6338320
43 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Arekatica, Telugu
Adilabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Living in Adilabad. Our family is upper middle class and we have traditional values. 2sistors2brodars marid..."
Matrimony Groom WBD4893187
Matrimony ID - WBD4893187
35 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Mala, Telugu
Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh, India
"My family is middle class and traditional. I have 2 siblings, of which 2 are married. I am not currently working..."
Matrimony Groom ZVZ4068717
Matrimony ID - ZVZ4068717
35 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Yadav, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Residing in Hyderabad. I am from a traditional, middle class family. I only have 1 sibling and they are married. I ..."
Matrimony Groom ZPD4716305
Matrimony ID - ZPD4716305
42 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Brahmin, Telugu
Khammam, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Our family is middle class and traditional. I have 2 siblings, of which 2 are married. I have finished my diplom..."
Matrimony Groom HVD5076554
Matrimony ID - HVD5076554
60 years / 4 ft 8 in 143 cm
Hindu, Sri Vaishnava, Telugu
Other, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am not currently working however I have passed my honours degree. I come from a traditional, middle class family...."
Matrimony Groom YSC1277870
Matrimony ID - YSC1277870
35 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Togata, Telugu
Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am staying in Nellore. Our family is middle class and we have traditional values. I have no siblings. I am workin..."
Matrimony Groom CLZ1472303
Matrimony ID - CLZ1472303
29 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Urdu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I come from a traditional, middle class family. I have 1 sibling who is married. I have accomplished my bachelor..."
Matrimony Groom DMV2456464
Matrimony ID - DMV2456464
36 years / 6 ft 10 in 209 cm
Hindu, Yadav, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Living in Hyderabad. Our family is middle class and we have liberal values. I am the only child. I have passed my a..."
Matrimony Groom LCD8304458
Matrimony ID - LCD8304458
36 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Mala, Telugu
Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am not currently working however I have successfully finished my honours degree. My family is middle-class and tr..."
Matrimony Groom CHM3218466
Matrimony ID - CHM3218466
27 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Munnuru Kapu, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
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Matrimony Groom ZJW3464387
Matrimony ID - ZJW3464387
33 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
Christian, Protestant, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I hail from a traditional, middle-class family. I have one sibling. I have successfully finished my bachelors and ..."
Matrimony Groom BYH0505766
Matrimony ID - BYH0505766
36 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Kamma, Telugu
Nalgonda, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Residing in Nalgonda. Our family is middle class and we have traditional values. I only have 1 sibling and they are..."
Matrimony Groom CCY1370884
Matrimony ID - CCY1370884
23 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Gowda, Hindi
Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Based in Vijayawada. Our family is upper class and moderate. I have no siblings. I am working full time and have at..."
Matrimony Groom NTT3817643
Matrimony ID - NTT3817643
52 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Christian, Born Again, Telugu
Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am working part time and have attained my bachelors. My family is middle class and liberal. I have 4 siblings, of..."
Matrimony Groom FWH3563413
Matrimony ID - FWH3563413
35 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Urdu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I have achieved my bachelors and I am currently working full time, earning an above average income. I hail from a u..."
Matrimony Groom BFS5362647
Matrimony ID - BFS5362647
26 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Christian, CSI, Telugu
Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I have successfully finished my masters and I am currently working full time in the field of engineer - non it.. My..."
Matrimony Groom NGW0205451
Matrimony ID - NGW0205451
63 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Brahmin, Telugu
Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Telugu Brahmin Never Married Worked As Aircraft Engineer Airlines Dubai for thirty years. Now Retired doing consult..."
Matrimony Groom RYZ0337628
Matrimony ID - RYZ0337628
28 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Hindu, Velama, Telugu
Eluru, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Based in Eluru. Our family is middle class and moderate. I have 2 siblings. I have done my masters and am currently..."
Matrimony Groom VPB0545054
Matrimony ID - VPB0545054
29 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Christian, Born Again, Telugu
Other, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Praise the lord. My name is KOTE RATNA KUMAR, Completed my B.Tech in CSE and now I am working as an Senior IT Su..."
Matrimony Groom DVJ2055257
Matrimony ID - DVJ2055257
22 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Telugu
Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I have passed my associates degree. I hail from a liberal, lower class family. I have no siblings. Based in Anantap..."
Matrimony Groom WHT8100058
Matrimony ID - WHT8100058
29 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Hindu, Arya Vysya, Telugu
Karimnagar, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Our family is upper middle class and traditional. I only have one sibling. I have completed my bachelors. I a..."
Matrimony Groom DBM0155932
Matrimony ID - DBM0155932
23 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Reddy, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I come from a moderate, middle class family. I only have 1 sibling and they are married. I am working part time ..."
Matrimony Groom GZR4593735
Matrimony ID - GZR4593735
29 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Hindu, Kapu, Telugu
Eluru, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Our family is middle class and moderate. I only have 1 sibling and they are married. I am working full time and ..."
Matrimony Bride MGD9922763
Matrimony ID - MGD9922763
29 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Christian, Other, Telugu
Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Based in Nellore. I hail from a middle class, traditional family. I only have 1 sibling. I have passed my bachelors..."
Matrimony Bride QBF4808342
Matrimony ID - QBF4808342
38 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, Viswabrahmin, Telugu
Mahbubnagar, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I hail from a upper middle class, traditional family. I have 2 siblings, of which 2 are married. I am working fu..."
Matrimony Bride WQF5206768
Matrimony ID - WQF5206768
29 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Kushwaha, Bhojpuri
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Currently living in Hyderabad. Our family is middle class and we have moderate values. I have no brothers or sister..."
Matrimony Bride DCQ2388532
Matrimony ID - DCQ2388532
30 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Kamma, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Based in Hyderabad. Our family is middle class and we have moderate values. I only have 1 sibling and they are m..."
Matrimony Bride VBJ6643338
Matrimony ID - VBJ6643338
40 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Ezhuthachan, Malayalam
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am working full time and have attained my masters. Our family is upper middle class and moderate. I only have one..."
Matrimony Bride FCP2173813
Matrimony ID - FCP2173813
21 years / 4 ft 11 in 150 cm
Hindu, Adi Karnataka, Kannada
Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am working full time in other. I come from a liberal, middle class family. I have no siblings. Living in Chittoor..."
Matrimony Bride PRZ7120795
Matrimony ID - PRZ7120795
26 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Christian, Other, Telugu
Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am not currently working however I have attained my honours degree. I am from a middle-class, liberal family. I o..."
Matrimony Bride LDP8724631
Matrimony ID - LDP8724631
22 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
Christian, Protestant, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am currently working part time in the field of other. My family is middle class and traditional. I have 2 sibling..."
Matrimony Bride DCQ6215183
Matrimony ID - DCQ6215183
31 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Christian, Other, Telugu
Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am from a moderate, upper middle class family. I only have one sibling. I am working full time and have achiev..."
Matrimony Bride NSK7738791
Matrimony ID - NSK7738791
35 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
Hindu, Viswabrahmin, Telugu
Khammam, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Searching for a suitable groom for my daughter. Based in Khammam. Our family is upper middle class and traditional..."
Matrimony Bride MCC9725468
Matrimony ID - MCC9725468
42 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Madiga, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India

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Matrimony Bride ZCF2152020
Matrimony ID - ZCF2152020
29 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Arya Vysya, Telugu
Eluru, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am from a middle class, traditional family. I only have one sibling and they are happily married. I have finis..."
Matrimony Bride FTF1645275
Matrimony ID - FTF1645275
31 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, Yadav, Oriya
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am someone who is witty, caring and amiable with a great sense of humour. I truely believe in the quote/ A day wi..."
Matrimony Bride YLQ0157885
Matrimony ID - YLQ0157885
23 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Arya Vysya, Telugu
Rangareddi, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Residing in Rangareddi. I am from a middle class, moderate family. I have 2 siblings, of which 1 elder sister is m..."
Matrimony Bride BJN0438671
Matrimony ID - BJN0438671
30 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Hindu, Brahmin, Hindi
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Our family is middle class and we have moderate values. I have 2 siblings, of which 1 are married. I have succes..."
Matrimony Bride DBG2707688
Matrimony ID - DBG2707688
30 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Mudaliar, Tamil
Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India
"My daughter's name is M MANASA and she is currently working as a DTP Operator in TTD (TIRUMALA TIRUPATI DEVASTHANAM..."
Matrimony Bride FKD5856285
Matrimony ID - FKD5856285
27 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, Bengali, Bengali
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am not currently working however I have successfully finished my MBBS ( Foreign medical graduate) and have experi..."
Matrimony Bride NBF8932687
Matrimony ID - NBF8932687
32 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
Hindu, Padmashali, Telugu
Srikakulam, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Based in Srikakulam. I come from a middle-class, traditional family. I have two siblings. I am not currently workin..."
Matrimony Bride STG3011701
Matrimony ID - STG3011701
21 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Urdu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Living in Hyderabad. come from a moderate, middle class family. only have 1 sibling. I am non vegetarian. I don't s..."
Matrimony Bride MNF9223869
Matrimony ID - MNF9223869
42 years / 4 ft 8 in 143 cm
Hindu, Kuruba, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"She is slim and fair. She studied MBA discontinued she is little handicapped but she will stiches her own clothe..."
Matrimony Bride SDV4551682
Matrimony ID - SDV4551682
28 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Urdu
Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh, India
"My family is upper middle class and moderate. I have 3 siblings. Im a Chartered Accountant and am currently wor..."

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About Andhra Pradesh Matrimony

Andhra Pradesh is known for its amazing natural beauty and the peace-loving people. Just like the beautiful ambiance of this state, the Andhra Pradesh matrimonial ceremonies are also worth visiting. It's a simple and elegant affair rather than a pomp and show. Demographically, the population is 90.87% Hindu, 7.32% Muslim with the remaining 2% Christian, Sikh and others.

So, for having a better understanding of Andhra Pradesh matrimonial ceremonies, let's take a look at the marriage rituals of the two main religions.

Hindu Marriage Rituals in Andhra Pradesh

Pre-Wedding Rituals

Nischitartham: This is first and the most significant wedding custom of Andhra Pradesh. It includes a formal engagement by exchanging of gifts, jewelry, clothes, fruits and sweets between both the families. This is followed by exchanging of rings between the couple and announcement of the wedding date.

Pendikoothuru Ritual: A paste of turmeric and oil is applied by married women to both bride and groom. After completing this ceremony, they are required to take bath and wear new clothes.

Snathakam: This ceremony is conducted at groom's house. In this ritual, the groom is made to wear silver thread which indicates that he is now mature and wants to become a family man.

Kashi Yatra: After Snathakam, the groom pretends that he is off to Kashi for a holy pilgrimage and is not interested in any worldly pleasure. He is stopped by the bride's brother who then convinces him to marry his sister.

Wedding Day Rituals

Mangal Snanam: It is conducted on the dawn of the wedding day. In this ritual, the bride and groom take a sacred bath before proceeding to perform the rest of the sacred rituals.

Aarti: Oil is applied to the bride's and groom's body in their respective homes. Following this, an aarti and prayer are performed to ensure a happy and prosperous married life of the couple.

Gauri Puja: During this ritual, the bride offers prayers to Goddess Gauri and seeks her blessing for long and prosperous married life.

Ganesh Puja: After the arrival of the groom at the wedding mandap, he is supposed to perform the Ganesh puja till the bride arrives. This puja signifies to seek blessings of Lord Ganesh to ward off all evils and obstacles during the marriage and in their life.

Bride's Entry: The bride enters the mandap accompanied by her maternal uncle. A curtain called as Antarpat is placed between the groom and the bride. The priest starts reciting the holy mantras. Following this, a paste of jeera and jaggery is applied by the bride and the groom on each other's hands from under curtain. This ritual is known as Jeerakalla-Bellamu. It signifies inseparable and unbreakable bond between them.

Madhuparkam: For this ritual, the bride wears a cotton saree with a red border and the groom wears a white cotton dhoti with a red border. This is the traditional Andhra wedding outfit of the bride and groom. After this, the Curtain is removed and the groom ties Mangalsutra around the bride's neck.

Kanyadan Akshata and Saptapadi: The bride and groom exchange flower garlands and they are showered with flowers and yellow color rice. This is called Kanya Daan Akshata ceremony. Following this, the Saptapadi ritual takes place during which the couple takes the seven rounds around the holy fire while taking the sacred wedding vows. Then the groom puts a silver toe ring in bride's toe. This ritual is called Sthaalipaakam.

Post Wedding Rituals

At the conclusion of all the wedding ceremonies, the bride leaves for her spousal house after waving a tearful goodbye to her family. The newlywed couple is welcomed by groom's mother by performing a traditional aarti. The first entry of bride at her husband's house is known as the Grihapravesh ceremony.

Muslim Marriage Rituals in Andhra Pradesh

Pre-Wedding Rituals

Salatul Ishtikara: Arranged marriages are prevalent among Andhra's Muslims.after finalizing the alliance the elders of the families intimate the Imam of the nearby mosque. He then performs a special prayer to seek Allah's consent for the intended union and asks Him to bless the future couple.

Imam Zamin: This ritual signifies the formal acceptance of the bride by the groom's mother by tying gold and silver coins in her wrist.

Mangni: This is a formal engagement ceremony between the bride and groom and their respective families. It includes exchanging of gifts between the families followed by ring ceremony between couple.

Mehendi: This is an elaborate ritual involving the application of henna paste on bride's hand. This ritual is known as Mehendi. Henna is a symbol of good luck for the bride.

Sanchaq: The groom's family visit the bride's place along with the gifts of sweets, fruits etc.and the bridal outfit to be worn at the time of the Nikah.

Wedding Day Rituals

Baraat: The groom sets off in a beautifully decorated car with his procession for the wedding venue. This procession is known as Barrat.

Nikah: The Wedding or Nikah ceremony is officiated by the Maulvi. The groom's family presents the bride with Mehr (a pre-decided amount of cash) to seek her consent for marrying the groom. The Maulvi starts the Nikah proceeding by first reciting a prayer from the Quraan. Next, he asks the bride if she is consenting to marry the groom by accepting the Mehr. Then the Maulvi moves on to the groom and repeats the procedure. This ritual is known as Ijab-e-Qubool. This is followed by the signing of the Nikahnama or marriage contract.

Arsi Mushraf: After signing the Nikahnama the couple is allowed to see each other through a mirror kept between the bride and the groom with a holy Quran placed on its top. The couple has to look in the mirror where they can see the reflection of their spouses.

Post-Wedding Rituals

Rukhsat: This is similar to vidai of Hindu marriages. The bride sets off for her husband's house where she is extended a warm welcome by her mother-in-law. As a gesture of welcome as well as a reminder of her duties, the Holy Quran is placed on her head.

Walimah: The ceremony of Walimah marks the public declaration of the marriage and is similar to the reception in Hindu marriages.

Chauthi: On the fourth day of the wedding, the bride visits her paternal home accompanied by her husband. They are treated with lavish lunch and various gifts.

Popular cities within Andhra Pradesh are below:

Adilabad Anantapur Chittoor Guntur Hyderabad Kadapa Kakinada Karimnagar Khammam Kurnool Machilipatnam Mahbubnagar Nalgonda Nellore Nizamabad Ongole Rajahmundry Rangareddi Sangareddi Srikakulam Tirupati Vijayawada Visakhapatnam Vizianagaram Warangal