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21 years / 6 ft 2 in 188 cm
No Religion, No Religion, Tamil
Trissur, Kerala, India
"I have finished my bachelors and am currently working full time in the field of corporate planning.. My family is u..."
Matrimony Bride MYD9548705
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22 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Christian, CSI, Malayalam
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
"I hail from a middle class, traditional family. I only have one sibling and they are happily married. I am not c..."
Matrimony Bride BSF0241106
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24 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Christian, Pentecost, Malayalam
Alappuzha, Kerala, India
"Our family is upper-middle-class and we have traditional values. I have one sibling who is married. I am non veg..."
Matrimony Bride LCJ8117850
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33 years / 4 ft 11 in 150 cm
Hindu, Vishwakarma, Malayalam
Kottayam, Kerala, India
"Living in Kottayam. Our family is lower class and we have traditional values. I only have one sibling. I have attai..."
Matrimony Bride FQG3804138
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20 years / 4 ft 11 in 150 cm
Hindu, Ezhava, Malayalam
Ernakulam, Kerala, India
"I am working full time and have passed my diploma. I am from a traditional, middle class family. I am the only chil..."
Matrimony Bride CDL7432234
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25 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Christian, Born Again, Malayalam
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
"Currently living in Thiruvananthapuram. I hail from a middle class, traditional family. I have 2 siblings, of which..."
Matrimony Bride HDZ5404335
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33 years / 4 ft 11 in 150 cm
Hindu, Pulaya, Malayalam
Kottayam, Kerala, India
"Our family is lower class and moderate. I only have 1 sibling and they are married. I am not currently working h..."
Matrimony Bride KDG7762821
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35 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Cheramar, Malayalam
Kottayam, Kerala, India
"Based in Kottayam. Our family is middle-class and traditional. I only have one sibling and they are married. I am w..."
Matrimony Bride NPC6459862
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40 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, Nair, Malayalam
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
"My family is middle class and liberal. I only have 1 sibling. I am working full time and have completed my bache..."
Matrimony Bride WYQ0230051
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25 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Malayalam
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
"Our family is lower class and we have traditional values. I only have one sibling and they are happily married. Bas..."
Matrimony Bride VYC3068387
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35 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Christian, Roman Catholic, Malayalam
Trissur, Kerala, India
"Currently living in Trissur. Our family is middle class and we have liberal values. I have 3 siblings, of which 3 a..."
Matrimony Bride SLQ6657616
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27 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Christian, Roman Catholic, Malayalam
Palakkad, Kerala, India
"I am not currently working however I have successfully finished my bachelors. Our family is upper middle class and ..."
Matrimony Bride MDF9961637
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19 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Ezhava, Malayalam
Other, Kerala, India
"Living in Kerala. My family is middle class and moderate. I only have one sibling. I eat a non vegetarian diet. I d..."
Matrimony Bride MDZ9539080
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49 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Christian, Roman Catholic, Malayalam
Ernakulam, Kerala, India
"READ MY COMPLETE PROFILE BEFORE SENDING INTEREST. NO INRESTING MALAYALI. I am from a liberal, middle class fam..."
Matrimony Bride WFT0396787
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22 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Malayalam
Ernakulam, Kerala, India
"MBBS student in Kerala. Preferred medical profession with religious, handsome, matured person having family value..."
Matrimony Bride DCY2978530
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24 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Christian, Roman Catholic, Malayalam
Ernakulam, Kerala, India
"To describe about our family, we belong to the Christian-Latin Catholic caste and looking for a match from the same..."
Matrimony Bride SDN4551044
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27 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Nair, Malayalam
Palakkad, Kerala, India
"I have done my bachelors and am currently working full time in the field of doctor.. I hail from a traditional, mid..."
Matrimony Bride TML4554025
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26 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Pillai, Tamil
Palakkad, Kerala, India
"MY DAUGHTER COMPLETE M.Tech COMPUTER SCIENCE. SHE IS FAIR AND GOOD LOOKING. WE ARE MIDDLE CLASS FAMILY...."
Matrimony Bride PCF6694643
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25 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Vaduka, Malayalam
Palakkad, Kerala, India
"I have created this profile on behalf of my daughter. I am not currently working however I have successfully comple..."
Matrimony Bride FTQ3640726
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31 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Christian, Roman Catholic, Malayalam
Kottayam, Kerala, India
"first marriage was lasted only one week...."
Matrimony Bride YMV4447442
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44 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Veerashaiva, Malayalam
Kottayam, Kerala, India
"I am not currently working however I have completed my bachelor. Our family is upper-middle-class and moderate. I h..."
Matrimony Groom MBF9877218
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51 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Ezhava, Malayalam
Alappuzha, Kerala, India
"I am staying in Alappuzha. I hail from a traditional, middle class family. I have 2 siblings, of which 2 are marrie..."
Matrimony Groom FQW3840371
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29 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Gounder, Tamil
Palakkad, Kerala, India
"I am staying in Palakkad. My family is middle class and moderate. I only have one sibling and they are happily marr..."
Matrimony Groom YFR4758257
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31 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Ezhava, Malayalam
Trissur, Kerala, India
"I have successfully finished my bachelors and am currently working full time in the field of sales professional.. I..."
Matrimony Groom FRF5860589
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37 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
Muslim, Other, Malayalam
Palakkad, Kerala, India
"Residing in Palakkad. Our family is middle class and moderate. I have 3 siblings, of which 1 are married. I am work..."
Matrimony Groom VKM1614237
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39 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
Hindu, Nair, Malayalam
Palakkad, Kerala, India
"Hello everyone my name is Vipin and basically I am from kerala a malayali but I was brought up our of Kerala and I ..."
Matrimony Groom NPK6607541
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33 years / 4 ft 11 in 150 cm
Hindu, Ezhava, Malayalam
Other, Kerala, India
"Our family is middle class and liberal. I only have one sibling and they are happily married. I am working full ..."
Matrimony Groom LBB8517475
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31 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Malayalam
Malappuram, Kerala, India
"Our family is lower class and liberal. I have 2 siblings, of which 1 are married. I am currently working full ti..."
Matrimony Groom HVK5477506
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21 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Malayalam
Malappuram, Kerala, India
"I have passed my bachelors and i'm currently working full time in the field of service.. I come from a traditional,..."
Matrimony Groom GZC4106391
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33 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
Hindu, Thiyya, Malayalam
Kannur, Kerala, India
"My job is in driver I work full time. Our family is middle class and liberal. I am the only child. Residing in Kann..."
Matrimony Groom BRJ0578464
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30 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Malayalam
Alappuzha, Kerala, India
"Our family is middle class and we have moderate values. I only have 1 sibling and they are married. I have accom..."
Matrimony Groom FDL5328289
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30 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Hindu, Nair, Malayalam
Trissur, Kerala, India
"IAM SIMPLE LOVING CARING AND ADJUSTABLE PERSON. I AM WORKING IN A HANDLOOM SHOWROOM AS A PARTNER, MY FAMILY IS A SM..."
Matrimony Groom CVJ1060108
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46 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Nair, Malayalam
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
"Living in Thiruvananthapuram. Our family is middle class and we have traditional values. I only have 1 sibling and ..."
Matrimony Groom ZPL5790134
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28 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Nair, Malayalam
Kollam, Kerala, India
"I am staying in Kollam. I hail from a liberal, middle class family. I have 1 sibling. I have achieved my bachelors ..."
Matrimony Groom PRT4101874
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30 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Nair, Malayalam
Kottayam, Kerala, India
"My brother name is Ananthu vijyanI have accomplished my associates degree and I am currently working full time in t..."
Matrimony Groom VCG1457675
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33 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
Hindu, Mannadiar, Malayalam
Palakkad, Kerala, India
"Based in Palakkad. Our family is upper middle class and we have liberal values. I have no siblings. I am currently ..."
Matrimony Groom DRD2190230
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31 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
Christian, Nadar, Malayalam
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
"Based in Thiruvananthapuram. I hail from a middle class, traditional family. I only have 1 sibling and they are mar..."
Matrimony Groom VSC6601634
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23 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Ezhava, Malayalam
Alappuzha, Kerala, India
"Living in Alappuzha. I am from a middle class, traditional family. I have 1 sibling. My job is in sales professiona..."
Matrimony Groom SZP7683107
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29 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Hindu, Warrier, Malayalam
Kozhikode, Kerala, India
"Based in Kozhikode. Our family is middle class and liberal. I only have 1 sibling and they are married. My job is i..."
Matrimony Groom KMQ7022383
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30 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Malayalam
Malappuram, Kerala, India
"Our family is middle class and moderate. I have 2 siblings. Based in Malappuram. I don't smoke or drink. I am non v..."
Matrimony Groom QDH5085154
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39 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Ezhava, Malayalam
Kozhikode, Kerala, India
"I am from middle-class family in kozhokode.(Father Ayurveda Physician, sister has completed her PG at TISS, Mumbai)..."
Matrimony Groom PNS6154517
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35 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
No Religion, No Religion, Malayalam
Palakkad, Kerala, India
"I am working full time and have completed my masters. I come from a liberal, upper middle class family. I have no b..."
Matrimony Groom VHH0048527
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29 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
Hindu, Veerashaiva, Malayalam
Palakkad, Kerala, India
"Based in Palakkad. I come from a middle class, liberal family. I have 2 siblings, of which 2 are married. My job is..."
Matrimony Groom SYP5461626
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35 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Hindu, Other, Malayalam
Trissur, Kerala, India
"Our family is middle class and traditional. I have no brothers or sisters. I am non vegetarian. I don't smoke or..."
Matrimony Groom TQG7234254
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33 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Christian, Roman Catholic, Malayalam
Trissur, Kerala, India
"I am staying in Trissur. My family is middle class and moderate. I only have 1 sibling and they are married. My job..."
Matrimony Groom MRV9612108
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29 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Thiyya, Malayalam
Kannur, Kerala, India
"Our family is middle class and liberal. I have 1 sibling who is married. I am working in TATA AIG as a channel m..."
Matrimony Groom BPZ0660545
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29 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Adi Dravida, Tamil
Palakkad, Kerala, India
"Based in Palakkad. I come from a middle class, traditional family. I have no siblings. I am working full time and h..."
Matrimony Groom FZD3204108
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36 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Christian, Roman Catholic, Malayalam
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
"I come from a lower class, traditional family. I am the only child. I am non vegetarian. Based in Thiruvanantha..."

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About Kerala Matrimony

Like the diverse natural beauty of Kerala, the people of Kerala also belongs to diverse communities. The three major communities of Kerala include Hindus (54.8%), Muslims (26.56), and Christians (18.58%).

Each community has their own way of celebrating the pious event called marriage. In spite of various diverse rituals, there is a remarkable similarity between marriages of these communities.

The use of white color as the wedding dress, bride laden with gold jewelry and the Sadya (an authentic Kerala feast) are some of the major similarities.

Let's have a closer look at different flavors of Kerala matrimonial ceremonies.

Kerala Hindu Marriages

Hindu marriages start with the matching of the horoscope of boy and girl by an astrologer. If the compatibility of horoscope matches then boy family visits the girl place to see her and fix auspicious date called 'Muhurtham' for engagement and Thalliketu (tying of nuptial knot). This date is fixed by family priest and both the family announces it to their close relatives.

Kerala Hindu Pre-Wedding Ritual

Nischyam (the engagement ceremony)

During this ceremony, the compared and approved horoscopes are exchanged between families. During the celebration, mothiram maattal (ring exchange) ceremony may take place. The families exchange gifts after which a grand traditional feast called Sadya is served to all the guests.

Pre-nuptial blessing of bride

Just before wedding day, the bride needs to visit a nearby temple and seeks blessings from almighty for her happy married life this is followed by blessings from all the elders of the family.

Kerala Hindu Marriage-Day Rituals

A raised platform known as Kalyan mandapam is decorated with Nirapara ( a pot filled with paddy) and nilvillaku (traditional lamp). Bride and groom made to sit on this platform. Kanyadan is performed by bride's father followed by Thalliketu i.e. tying of Thali (Mangalsutra) by groom around bride's neck. The marriage rituals conclude with garlanding each other and taking pheras around Kalyan mandap.

After these rituals groom gifts, a traditional saree to the bride which is known as Mundu and then the bride needs to be dressed in it at the time of her departure to new home. This ritual is known as Pudva Koda.

Kerala Hindu Post-Wedding Rituals

It includes welcoming of the bride by her mother in law by performing aarthi of the couple. The bride enters her new home with her right feet first.

Kerala Christian Matrimony

Marriages among Kerala Christians are a bit different from those of other parts of the world. There is a mixture of customs between Christians and Hindu. Christian marriages start with taking permission for marriage from the concerned church.

For three weeks following the Manasammatham, the church publically announces the couple's engagement following the Sunday prayers. If anyone opposes the marriage, they are requested to come forward within those three weeks. Should there be no opposal, the wedding date is then fixed.

Kerala Christian Pre-Wedding Rituals

Engagement ceremony:  a formal engagement is conducted in a church with prayers in presence of Vicar. Prayers were continued to be conducted for the couple three consecutive Sundays after the engagement. This is known as 'Manasamatham' in local language

Bachelors & Hens party: both bride and groom celebrate the last day of their Bachelorhood through a party with his friends and family members, this is known as bachelor's party in case of groom whereas Hens party in case of the bride.

Haldi ceremony: In some places of Kerala state, the Syriac Christian community also follows the haldi ceremony. It includes the application of turmeric and sandalwood paste to both bride and groom. This ceremony is known as Haldaat ceremony.

Kerala Christian Wedding-Day Rituals

Holy wedding: On the wedding day, the groom invites bride for the wedding by sending a car to pick her up for the wedding venue. On her arrival, the best man of groom welcomes her with a bouquet of flowers. Then the couple walks down and enters the church together. There the priest awaits them and offers them best wishes for their new beginning. The priest then reads the Holy Bible which is followed by the sermon and called Homily on the sacredness of the wedding. The couple makes the promises to stay together in every ups down of life and exchange rings.

Mangalsutra ceremony: this is observed especially in case of Syriac Christians. tying the Thali or Mangalsutra is performed after the exchange of rings. The groom then gifts a wedding saree to the bride, this ritual is known as Matrakodi. These two things (the mangalsutra and wedding saree) are supposed to be kept by Keralite bride throughout her life.

Reception: this is held at bride's home after the conclusion of marriages ceremonies. A grand feast is served to all the guests including traditional dishes.

Kerala Muslim Marriages

Muslims also comprises a considerable community of Kerala. The wedding is known as Nikkah in case of Muslims. Following are some important rituals in Muslims marriages in Kerala.

Kerala Mulsim Pre-Wedding Rituals

Valayidal: This is similar to engagement ceremony in other communities. Groom's family present silk and gold to bride while bride;s family present cash and gold to groom. The marriage date is fixed and announced on this occasion.

Mylanchi ideal: This takes place a day before marriage. It takes place at bride's residence. The ladies of relatives and friends apply the mylanchi (Henna) on legs and hands of the bride. This mylanchi is presented to the bride by her in-laws. On this occasion, traditional Muslim dance 'Oppana' is also performed by the ladies.

Kerala Mulsim Wedding-Day Rituals

The wedding function starts with the arrival of the groom and his party. He is welcomed by his brother in law. Before actual marriage rituals start' Mehr' (a gift usually in form of cash given to bride's family by groom's family) is decided by the family members. The marriage is conducted by Maulavi who narrates the verses of Quran and prepare marriage agreement known as nikkahnama. Maulavi ask for the consent of both bride and groom on their marriage and the agreement is signed by the bride, groom their fathers and the Maulvi. Mehr is then given to bride's family and bride and groom are allowed to see each other in the mirror first.

After marriage ceremony is a grand feast is served. After this a prayer is held and the bride is farewell by her relatives and friend.

Kerala Mulsim Post-Wedding Ritual

A grand reception is known as 'Wallima' is held at Grooms place a day after marriage. This is a symbol to celebrate the welcome of the bride in her new home.

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