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Matrimony Groom YWH0344847
Matrimony ID - YWH0344847
20 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Assamese
Nagaon, Assam, India
"I am not currently working however I have completed my honours degree. I am from a middle-class, moderate family. I..."
Matrimony Groom BOB1110437
Matrimony ID - BOB1110437
30 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Muslim, Other, Assamese
Tinsukia, Assam, India
"Living in Tinsukia. I hail from a middle-class, moderate family. I am the only child. I have attained my bachelors...."
Matrimony Groom CHC1142576
Matrimony ID - CHC1142576
34 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Kalita, Assamese
Jorhat, Assam, India
"I am belong from a middle-class family, working as an Chemical Officer in a Pvt organisation in Meghalaya...."
Matrimony Groom RYQ2470417
Matrimony ID - RYQ2470417
21 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Other, Other, Assamese
Guwahati, Assam, India
"Our family is upper-middle-class and we have traditional values. I only have one sibling and they are happily marri..."
Matrimony Groom FRG3484983
Matrimony ID - FRG3484983
44 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Assamese
Nagaon, Assam, India
"I am a simple guy I want to marry widow who understand me but she does not feel that I am sympathise her...."
Matrimony Groom MHN4802647
Matrimony ID - MHN4802647
24 years / 4 ft 6 in 137 cm
Hindu, Jatav, Assamese
New Delhi, Delhi, India
"My family is lower class and traditional. I have one sibling who is married. I am currently working full time in..."
Matrimony Groom GEV6347353
Matrimony ID - GEV6347353
26 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Goswami, Assamese
Diphu, Assam, India
"My family is middle-class and traditional. I only have one sibling and they are married. I have accomplished my ..."
Matrimony Groom WLM3006330
Matrimony ID - WLM3006330
29 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Kalita, Assamese
Guwahati, Assam, India
"Based in Guwahati. I come from a middle-class, moderate family. I have two siblings. I am working full time in self..."
Matrimony Groom LIV6757860
Matrimony ID - LIV6757860
35 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Kalita, Assamese
Sibsagar, Assam, India
"Our family is middle-class and we have traditional values. I have no brothers or sisters. I have done my bachelo..."
Matrimony Groom MED6486104
Matrimony ID - MED6486104
41 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Kulita, Assamese
Jorhat, Assam, India
"Our family is upper-middle-class and we have traditional values. I have no siblings. I am working full time and ..."
Matrimony Groom EYI4310231
Matrimony ID - EYI4310231
39 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Kalita, Assamese
Guwahati, Assam, India
"I have accomplished my bachelors and I am currently working full time. I am from a traditional, middle-class family..."
Matrimony Groom KUT0518618
Matrimony ID - KUT0518618
29 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Brahmin, Assamese
Nagaon, Assam, India
"Currently living in Nagaon. Our family is middle-class and we have traditional values. I only have one sibling and ..."
Matrimony Groom ALN0136613
Matrimony ID - ALN0136613
26 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Chhetri, Assamese
Other, Delhi, India
"Our family is lower class and liberal. I have no brothers or sisters. Living in Delhi. I eat a vegetarian diet. I d..."
Matrimony Groom KTA3805925
Matrimony ID - KTA3805925
40 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Assamese
Nagaon, Assam, India

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Matrimony Groom IRA8877704
Matrimony ID - IRA8877704
29 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, ST, Assamese
Lakhimpur, Assam, India
"Krishna hori ram hori ram. Ramo ramo ram...."
Matrimony Groom BFR1272686
Matrimony ID - BFR1272686
39 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Brahmin, Assamese
Other, Assam, India
"Middle-class fair. Good nature. Helpful.need a girl friend as a life partner. My nature is good health good not a..."
Matrimony Groom AIT0340185
Matrimony ID - AIT0340185
26 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
Hindu, Ahom, Assamese
Lakhimpur, Assam, India
"Mera name ananta saikia I work to private company...."
Matrimony Groom FEW5068683
Matrimony ID - FEW5068683
43 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Brahmin, Assamese
Dispur, Assam, India
"I am a spiritual being, I loved spirituality, my family is libiral family, I am looking for Assamese girl...."
Matrimony Groom FWC6215592
Matrimony ID - FWC6215592
26 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Assamese
Guwahati, Assam, India
"My self m a contractor B class. I live in a joint family. I'm looking for a partner beautiful and understanding ..."
Matrimony Groom QAJ9631270
Matrimony ID - QAJ9631270
37 years / 4 ft 7 in 140 cm
Muslim, Quranist, Assamese
Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
"My family is middle-class and moderate. I only have one sibling and they are happily married. My job is in busin..."
Matrimony Groom MBD3526740
Matrimony ID - MBD3526740
39 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Ahom, Assamese
Guwahati, Assam, India
"I am a very simple guy with a simple nature,down to earth,always ready to help others, looking for someone who shou..."
Matrimony Groom VIR5428151
Matrimony ID - VIR5428151
28 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Khatri, Assamese
Guwahati, Assam, India
"I seeking a simple girl for my simple life. Bdj...."
Matrimony Groom JNY9576178
Matrimony ID - JNY9576178
29 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Brahmin, Assamese
Gurgaon, Haryana, India
"I am putting up a few words about my son, who is a Chef in a prominent Hotelier group. Working with the same group ..."
Matrimony Groom JUP9203252
Matrimony ID - JUP9203252
29 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, ST, Assamese
Dibrugarh, Assam, India
"I am varey hppy so anjoy movemant...."
Matrimony Groom QBH7244351
Matrimony ID - QBH7244351
30 years / 6 ft 183 cm
Hindu, Brahmin, Assamese
Jorhat, Assam, India
"Hello, I have completed B. Com in Accounts, working in Amul Company as Accountant, In my family I have my mother an..."
Matrimony Groom QKT5027035
Matrimony ID - QKT5027035
32 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Ahom, Assamese
Guwahati, Assam, India
"I realy want to marrige a Bidow woman If u like then chat with me..."
Matrimony Groom FCF5524711
Matrimony ID - FCF5524711
34 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Assamese
Shillong, Meghalaya, India
"I m an easy going adventurous person who loves going fishing n love football..."
Matrimony Bride DBF2351575
Matrimony ID - DBF2351575
28 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Kulita, Assamese
Guwahati, Assam, India
"I have successfully finished my masters and I am currently working full time in the field of office administration...."
Matrimony Bride RYD2049474
Matrimony ID - RYD2049474
35 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, OBC, Assamese
Nagaon, Assam, India
"I am staying in Nagaon. Our family is middle-class and we have traditional values. I have two siblings, of which on..."
Matrimony Bride EYU4080164
Matrimony ID - EYU4080164
33 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, Kalita, Assamese
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"I have completed my masters and I am currently working full time. My family is middle-class and moderate. I have tw..."
Matrimony Bride TRT4772238
Matrimony ID - TRT4772238
37 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, Ahom, Assamese
Other, Assam, India

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Matrimony Bride YDA3072504
Matrimony ID - YDA3072504
35 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, SC, Assamese
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"Independent, jolly, caring, love to explore new things, socialize with like-minded people and certainly career orie..."
Matrimony Bride DEE3427951
Matrimony ID - DEE3427951
37 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, ST, Assamese
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"M very independent and dominating. Looking forward to meet someone who can handle the fire...."
Matrimony Bride SWR2514056
Matrimony ID - SWR2514056
35 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Hindu, Kashyap, Assamese
New Delhi, Delhi, India

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Matrimony Bride NAV7384182
Matrimony ID - NAV7384182
28 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
Hindu, Kalita, Assamese
Jorhat, Assam, India
"I am glad you are interested in may profile. I have completed my Diploma. I like to live life to the fullest. I wou..."
Matrimony Bride CHA8735175
Matrimony ID - CHA8735175
32 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Kashyap, Assamese
Guwahati, Assam, India
"My family my ma papa two brother and one sister middle-class family from Guwahati ...."
Matrimony Bride GIT1841147
Matrimony ID - GIT1841147
29 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Kashyap, Assamese
Jorhat, Assam, India
"I am simple and independent girl.currently work in a junior college titabar.our family is very simple and small.I a..."
Matrimony Bride MOU7540006
Matrimony ID - MOU7540006
32 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Ahom, Assamese
Gurgaon, Haryana, India
"I am looking for someone with whom I can spend my rest life...."
Matrimony Bride TUL0868734
Matrimony ID - TUL0868734
36 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, Kalita, Assamese
Dispur, Assam, India
"My sister is a simple girl. Our family belongs to middle-class. We search a understanding and responsible life part..."
Matrimony Bride TEL6553313
Matrimony ID - TEL6553313
42 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Assamese
Golaghat, Assam, India
"I am looking a match for my younger sister. She is very friendly and well settled. She has completed her M. Sc and ..."
Matrimony Bride MAR2331700
Matrimony ID - MAR2331700
47 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, 96K Kokanastha, Assamese
Other, Other, Malaysia
"I'm working as an production operator in company. I and my mom staying together. I'm looking life partner same age ..."
Matrimony Bride SAN8685835
Matrimony ID - SAN8685835
26 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Kashyap, Assamese
Jorhat, Assam, India
"I am basically from jorhat. currently living in Chandigarh and wotking over here. I loves to traveling, watching mo..."
Matrimony Bride DEE6546523
Matrimony ID - DEE6546523
29 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
Hindu, Kayastha, Assamese
Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India
"I am a fun loving, yet a person with high emotions. Currently working in HCL Noida, love singing and traveli..."
Matrimony Bride APA2138280
Matrimony ID - APA2138280
39 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, Brahmin, Assamese
New Delhi, Delhi, India
"I am nice human being sensitive liberal and believe in euqal partnership through marriage. Nice educated liberal f..."
Matrimony Bride BID5712468
Matrimony ID - BID5712468
31 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Ahom, Assamese
Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
"I am bidisha borborah. I like art and creative. I am now basically in home. I have done BSc in hospitality and tour..."
Matrimony Bride MAD6434535
Matrimony ID - MAD6434535
40 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, Kalita, Assamese
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"I am open-minded and looking for a partner who is open-minded and friendly. My family is liberal and is open-min..."
Matrimony Bride JYO9100381
Matrimony ID - JYO9100381
29 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, Ahom, Assamese
Sibsagar, Assam, India
"I'm simple and free frank girl. Loves traveling and watching Romantic movies. We Hv five family member. One sister..."
Matrimony Bride NIV8047565
Matrimony ID - NIV8047565
45 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Brahmin, Assamese
Guwahati, Assam, India
"I am a combination of modern and traditional views on lifestyle issues. A working single mom. Satisfied with my lif..."

Assamese Shaadi

Vermillion applied by mother in law on parting of hair,
Marks the beautiful bond they ought to share,
The Biya geet and the conch shells,
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About Assamese Matrimony

Assamese matrimony takes place between a bride and groom who speak Assamese as their first language. Assamese is spoken by over 13 million people and is the official language of Assam.

It is believed that Assamese evolved at least before 7th century A.D and is written from left to right and top to bottom, in the same manner as English. Its sister languages include Bengali, Oriya, Maithi and Bihari.

In Assamese language, the matrimonial ceremony is known as Biya. Just like a Hindu wedding, an Assamese wedding also has pre-wedding and post-wedding rituals.

Assamese matrimonial ceremony is an occasion of elegant celebration. It is referred as 'Biya' in the local language. It possesses some similarity with Bengali marriages like blowing of conch shells and ululation sound by ladies during wedding rituals. Like every other Indian wedding, Assamese matrimonial ceremony is also full of pre-wedding, wedding and post-wedding rituals. But the simplicity that is reflected in Assamese weddings is its unique feature. The entire wedding rituals take place amidst of singing of traditional wedding songs by ladies known as 'Biya naam' or 'Biya Geet'.

Let us explore the different shades of Assamese matrimonial that makes it an unforgettable affair.

Pre-Wedding Rituals

Juran Diya - It takes place a day or two prior to the wedding. Early in the morning, Aaam dali gatha ritual is performed during which strings of mango leaves are tied over every door of the house to absorb negative energy from anyone entering the house. At afternoon the groom's mother visits the bride's house with a number of female relatives to perform traditional Juran ritual. She is welcomed by the bride's mother with a xorai (a traditional bell metal tray of Assam) along with betel leaves and nuts (Pan and Tamul) covered with a gamocha (Assamese bathing towel). Then the bride with her head covered arrives at the venue, she is presented with the gifts brought by her mother in law along with the wedding dress.

Tel Diya - After the bridal shower, the groom's mother places a ring and betel nut on bride's hair parting. Over this, she pours oil thrice. This is followed by application of vermillion on the bride's partition. This is a unique feature of Assamese matrimonial, where the groom does not apply vermillion on the bride's forehead but the mother-in-law does. The bride will carry on wearing the vermillion from now on.

Wedding Day Rituals

Pani Tula - It takes place separately at both the houses. A group of ladies along with mothers of the bride and the groom gather water from a nearby pond or river. This water is for the ceremonial bath later that day.

Daiyan Diya - During early hours of the wedding day, a bowl of curd is sent from groom's side. The bride eats half of this while the other half is sent back for the groom to share. This sharing is to bring good luck for both of them. This is the last meal for the couple till they get married.

Nau Purushor Sharddho - This ritual is meant to pay a tribute to the ancestors of both the families. This is performed to seek their blessings for the couple. The head of the family offers homage to the past nine generations of the paternal family.

Nuoni or Ceremonial Bath - The ceremonial baths of bride and groom with the water collected during Pani tula is known as Nuoni. The mother and other elder ladies of the family apply oil, curd and a paste of maah-halodhi (urad lentils and turmeric) to the bride or groom followed by bathing to wash away the pastes.

Reception - It's a uniqueness of Assamese marriages that the wedding reception is celebrated before the actual wedding. The bride dressed up in her ceremonial dress sits on a pedestal to greet all her friends and relative by presenting them with saunf. Once the groom's party arrive she is taken back to change in her bridal attire.

Arrival of the Groom - After getting ready in his wedding attire (Kurta, Dhoti, and Cheleng, an Assamese style shawl) the groom takes blessings from his mother. According to tradition, the groom's mother is not allowed to see the wedding thus she is not a part of groom's procession. When the wedding procession finally reaches the venue, the bride's family indulges in fun activities like Dora aaha, in which groom is given entry inside the venue only after they pay a certain amount.

Bhori Dhuwa - This is a traditional welcome of the groom by his mother in law in the form of aarti following this bride's sisters wash his feet. The brothers of the bride lift him to take him to the wedding hall.

Biya or Wedding - The bride enters the wedding venue on the shoulders of her maternal uncle or brother. The wedding starts with exchanging of garlands between the couple. This is followed by Kanyadaan (giving away of the bride to the groom) performed by bride's father. Then the Lajahom ritual is performed where the brother of the bride places puffed rice on her hands which she offers into the holy fire. This is repeated thrice. This ceremony, takes place amidst singing of Jura Naam, blowing of Conch shells and urulis made by the women intermittently. The end of the bride and groom's wedding garment are then tied by the priest for Saptapadi.

Saptapadi - The couple then circumambulates the holy fire seven times while chanting the sacred wedding vows. After this, the bride steps on seven betel leaves with her right foot accompanied by the groom this symbolizes the beginning of their journey together. This is followed by Aashirbaad which is meant to seek blessings from all the elders present at the venue.

Post-Wedding Rituals

Khel Dhemali - After wedding ceremony, some traditional wedding games are played between the couple which is known as Khel dhemali this is followed by Man dhora (seeking blessings of elders of the family).

Bidaai - This ritual marks a tearful goodbye by the bride to her family. She throws handfuls of rice over her shoulder to pay the debt of her upbringing to her parents. Then she leaves her house to start her new journey.

Ghor Gosoka - After being welcomed by the mother in law the bride enters the house by placing her feet on a flat dish containing milk and by breaking a Saaki, or lamp made of clay. After performing some rituals she is sent back to her paternal home.

Khuba Khubi - Next morning the groom visits bride's place to attend a pooja where narrates a story of two goddesses, Khuba and Khubani, at the end of which the couple seeks blessings from the Gods. The couple then gets ready for the reception in the evening and the bride finally leaves her father's house.

Aathmangla - On the eighth day of marriage, an elaborate lunch is organized by bride's paternal home in honor of the newlywed.