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Matrimony Groom SHE1764152
Matrimony ID - SHE1764152
29 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Belgaum, Karnataka, India
"I am an Assistant engineer with a Diploma in Automobile engineer and currently working in private sector in Bangalo..."
Matrimony Groom SUM5274824
Matrimony ID - SUM5274824
31 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"Hi thank you for visiting my profile I am simple and straightforward guy I have completed my diploma and working in..."
Matrimony Groom ABH9362162
Matrimony ID - ABH9362162
27 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"I am an businessman done my MBA in Marketing. Acting, restaurant, travels this are my business profession Dad cla..."
Matrimony Groom RAH6053367
Matrimony ID - RAH6053367
28 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Belgaum, Karnataka, India
"I am simple,caring,supportive, optimistic person working with educational institute as Professor. Our family is o..."
Matrimony Groom VIN3208319
Matrimony ID - VIN3208319
25 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Marathi
Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India
"im, simple guy. Currently Working in kolhapur, working in finanace fild. We are simple and small family. sister..."
Matrimony Groom LOK8050774
Matrimony ID - LOK8050774
31 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"I am currently working at Bangalore at a Private company as S. S. E. Completed my Bachelors of Engineering degree i..."
Matrimony Groom BHA7203627
Matrimony ID - BHA7203627
27 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Belgaum, Karnataka, India
"I am Bharat, I am down to earth matured person. I like adventure and sports. Looking for matured girl. My family i..."
Matrimony Groom AMI9522008
Matrimony ID - AMI9522008
26 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"I am business analyst working in Pune location. I completed my graduation from Pune and will to settle down in Pune..."
Matrimony Groom KIS7203148
Matrimony ID - KIS7203148
31 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"I am Kishan, a very humble and trustworthy guy. I did my Masters in Business Management and I'm into business. I pr..."
Matrimony Groom SAN7751480
Matrimony ID - SAN7751480
29 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"I belong to lingayat panchamshali caste. I have completed BE in Computer science and working in private company in ..."
Matrimony Groom PRA6525388
Matrimony ID - PRA6525388
30 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"I come from an upper middle class family. The most important thing in my life is religious believes, moral values &..."
Matrimony Groom VIV9932677
Matrimony ID - VIV9932677
30 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Haveri, Karnataka, India
"I am MS post graduate in Embedded and working for a software bangalore company. Family based out in Hirekerur.I am..."
Matrimony Groom ABH8142684
Matrimony ID - ABH8142684
26 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"Myself Abhishek Ramesh an Civil engineer by profession and self Emplyed running ancestral business in Bangalore. ..."
Matrimony Groom ADH3581152
Matrimony ID - ADH3581152
29 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"I am an easy going person who loves to go out with friends.I work for a private company. I love travelling. ..."
Matrimony Groom PRA4648121
Matrimony ID - PRA4648121
30 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Other, Goa, India
"Hi. I am a dentist. Apart from this,I love meeting new people, playing football and like eating tasty and healthy f..."
Matrimony Groom BAS2503600
Matrimony ID - BAS2503600
22 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Belgaum, Karnataka, India
"Hi My Self Basavaraj I Am Complited Degree And My Hobies Are Reading, Writing, Playing Games Like Cricket,kabaddi, ..."
Matrimony Groom ASH5172805
Matrimony ID - ASH5172805
29 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Marathi
Nanded, Maharashtra, India
"I'm open-minded, positively, frankly person. I have completed my MSc in Soft. Engineer. I would describe by my s..."
Matrimony Groom GAN7588874
Matrimony ID - GAN7588874
30 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"Hello,I studied working in Bangalore and My family is traditional and they are friendly, one elder sister and s..."
Matrimony Groom GIR6571882
Matrimony ID - GIR6571882
31 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"Myself Girish basically from Bangalore, working in MNC company in Bangalore. Our family settled in Bangalore. I hav..."
Matrimony Groom MAL9371535
Matrimony ID - MAL9371535
29 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bellary, Karnataka, India
"I am innocent boy. Leaving in Ballari karnataka professionally I am Bussiness man. Our family with five members,..."
Matrimony Groom MAD4040031
Matrimony ID - MAD4040031
28 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Davanagere, Karnataka, India
"HI MY NAME IS S . MADHUDARSHAN I BORN AND BROUGHT UP IN DAVANGERE MY STUDIES COMPLETE IN KARANATAKA STATE UNIVERSIT..."
Matrimony Groom BAS7827534
Matrimony ID - BAS7827534
28 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"My name is Basavaraj H and I am working as an Senior finance executive in the Private sector. I have completed my B..."
Matrimony Groom SHA9320238
Matrimony ID - SHA9320238
28 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Munchen, Bavaria, Germany
"I am shambulinga currently staying in Germany I have the valid blue card visa, working as an senior engineer in rep..."
Matrimony Groom VIJ4310516
Matrimony ID - VIJ4310516
30 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"It's not that I'm so smart. It's just that I stay longer with the problems. I'm deeply interested in humanity, capi..."
Matrimony Groom SHA5879130
Matrimony ID - SHA5879130
29 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Gulbarga, Karnataka, India
"As myself as civil engineer studied in sln raichur and in future work in abroad. We are nine members of family t..."
Matrimony Groom UME3566065
Matrimony ID - UME3566065
30 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Panaji, Goa, India
"I am very simple and straight guy, I have always been an achiever; be it academics or professional life or sports o..."
Matrimony Groom RAK0143473
Matrimony ID - RAK0143473
29 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Marathi
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"I am an athlete, an ambitious, smart, caring and hard-working. I am working as developer in top MNC at banglore. Bo..."
Matrimony Groom SAG8064700
Matrimony ID - SAG8064700
28 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"I come from an upper middle class family. The most important thing in my life is religious believes, moral values &..."
Matrimony Groom SAN9873327
Matrimony ID - SAN9873327
27 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"I am born and bought up in Bangalore and looking for 23 to 27 age girl... We are of 4 members My dad My mom ..."
Matrimony Groom NIK0096251
Matrimony ID - NIK0096251
28 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"He is running hotel business in Bangalore, and basically from Chitradurga, Challkere Taluk. Good decent boy looking..."
Matrimony Groom MOH5861631
Matrimony ID - MOH5861631
26 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"Hobbies are playing cricket, cooking and listing Music. Am working for IDEA and And am a down to earth person and l..."
Matrimony Groom ABH8640477
Matrimony ID - ABH8640477
23 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Other, Karnataka, India
"Degree incomplete doing some agricultural things in village. Lower class family liberal. No brothers and sisters..."
Matrimony Groom PRA4488548
Matrimony ID - PRA4488548
30 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Shimoga, Karnataka, India
"I will update about myself later, if you like and interested leave a message, I love travel, bike ride usually lon..."
Matrimony Groom VIN1753163
Matrimony ID - VIN1753163
30 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Shimoga, Karnataka, India
"I am very independent boy and very honest person. There are five memebers in my family father and mother two broth..."
Matrimony Groom MAH6201443
Matrimony ID - MAH6201443
29 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"I am working in one of the MNC Bank in bagalore and also preparing for UPSC exam. Looking for simple girl. We are ..."
Matrimony Groom NIR2732675
Matrimony ID - NIR2732675
22 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bellary, Karnataka, India
"I am doing my BE. I love reading books. Its modern family. I have one Healder Sister. She is doing his PG. I ..."
Matrimony Groom UDA5680950
Matrimony ID - UDA5680950
28 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"My name is Uday Kumar H and I am working as an Accounts / Finance Professional in the Private Sector. I have comple..."
Matrimony Groom SHI2520745
Matrimony ID - SHI2520745
29 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Belgaum, Karnataka, India
"I am simple boy believe in tradition I am searching partner who can respect and take care of my family and their to..."
Matrimony Groom UME2803730
Matrimony ID - UME2803730
29 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"Welcome to my profile. I am 5'10 tall, medium-built, with a pleasant behaviour from a traditional Lingayath family...."
Matrimony Groom HAR1042065
Matrimony ID - HAR1042065
29 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"I am Harish settled in Bangalore I completed my diploma and now I'm doing business in Chickpet Bangalore for more i..."
Matrimony Groom SAN6714445
Matrimony ID - SAN6714445
29 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Hubli-Dharwad, Karnataka, India
"I'm done BE in electronics and communication, My family are traditionally and I have one sister, she's marriage is..."
Matrimony Groom PRA7026770
Matrimony ID - PRA7026770
29 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"Am simple modern high and at has high regards. We are simple and small family my sister married and settled in B..."
Matrimony Groom MAH5172601
Matrimony ID - MAH5172601
28 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Hyderabad, Telangana, India
"I have completed my m. Tech and working as an assistant professor in reputed engineering college in Hyderabad. W..."
Matrimony Groom BHA9814330
Matrimony ID - BHA9814330
29 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"Hi, In short, I am fun loving, caring, respectful guy and looking for a loving partner. We are family of four, ..."
Matrimony Groom SHA4730738
Matrimony ID - SHA4730738
29 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Gulbarga, Karnataka, India
"I am Shankar as a advocate and working one of corporate company. I am humble and kind-hearted one. Looking the educ..."
Matrimony Groom SOU0034544
Matrimony ID - SOU0034544
28 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"My name is Sourabh Lakade. I come from an upper-middle-class family. The most important thing in my life is reli..."
Matrimony Groom SHI0754518
Matrimony ID - SHI0754518
28 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Al Wakrah, Al Wakrah, Qatar
"My name is shivakumar I'm a simple man traditional cultural value and respect for elders. I'm complited diploma ..."
Matrimony Groom NAG0545864
Matrimony ID - NAG0545864
30 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"Simple, honest, believable. Business as well. Do not want to describe much my self. Good and traditional...."
Matrimony Groom MAH9508263
Matrimony ID - MAH9508263
29 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Gadag, Karnataka, India
"I am mahakuteshwara.KAMBI. caste. Banajiga. I am government employee. Bcm bcm department. I am well knowledge. Cari..."
Matrimony Groom NAG1127310
Matrimony ID - NAG1127310
27 years / 4 ft 8 in 143 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Haveri, Karnataka, India
"I am Hostel Mess Manager, my family traditional& i'm smallest boy in my family. My Family Traditional, i'm not hi..."
Matrimony Groom MAN4281386
Matrimony ID - MAN4281386
25 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"I am staying in Bangalore above 5years am from Mandya am working in private sector am searching my life partner. M..."
Matrimony Groom HAR2895678
Matrimony ID - HAR2895678
28 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Hubli-Dharwad, Karnataka, India
"HELLO. IM OPEN MINDED PERSON. PLS FEEL FREE TO CONTACT ME TO KNOW MORE ABOUT ME. At present I stay wth my mom. Fat..."
Matrimony Groom ROH9125457
Matrimony ID - ROH9125457
30 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"Hi, I'm Rohit, working in Manipal hospital Bangalore as a senior coordinator, I love traveling round the world, I h..."
Matrimony Groom YUV2148404
Matrimony ID - YUV2148404
28 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bidar, Karnataka, India
" My name is yuvraj patil. I am a lingayat Indian and have my own business. I would like to marry a simple, loving g..."
Matrimony Groom SHA0760673
Matrimony ID - SHA0760673
29 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"Hi, I'm a man with belief in Humanity than traditions, looking for a very Understanding, Caring, Supportive Person...."
Matrimony Groom MUT6253694
Matrimony ID - MUT6253694
31 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Gadag, Karnataka, India
"I am a humble boy with. And I like decency. Ambitious and progressive thinking. Perticularly searching of a girl wh..."
Matrimony Groom HAN7821072
Matrimony ID - HAN7821072
28 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"My name is Hanamant Asangi and I am working as a Software Professional (Network Engineer) in the Private Sector. I ..."
Matrimony Groom VIS7257201
Matrimony ID - VIS7257201
30 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Davanagere, Karnataka, India
"I am a simple, loving and caring person. I love traveling and reading books. I have a younger brother and no siste..."
Matrimony Groom ANI2211551
Matrimony ID - ANI2211551
29 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Chitradurga, Karnataka, India
"Am a diploma in mechanical engineer. Have 5years experience in R&D design dept. Am am doing own business. Have one..."
Matrimony Groom THI0742138
Matrimony ID - THI0742138
30 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Kannada
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"I am thippeswamy I search for best life my dream girle in my long life edu. Diploma bellary job in Bangalore peenya..."

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About Lingayat Matrimony

The Lingayats community were originally from Karnataka but nowadays reside in almost every state in Southern India. They are worshipers of Lord Shiva and are very strict in following their traditional culture and rituals. Every celebration and every occasion of the Lingayats is beautiful with unique rituals. The same is true with the Lingayath community matrimony.

Let's take a look in depth at the matrimony traditions and culture of the Lingayath community.

Lingayat Pre-Wedding Rituals

Nandi

This is the first ritual that takes place after the approval of alliance between the two families. This ritual symbolizes seeking of permission and blessings from God for the new alliance. During this ceremony, the first wedding card is placed before God, so that he blesses the couple to have a happy and prosperous married life.

Kaashi Yatre

This is a fun-filled ceremony during which the would-be groom pretends that he wants to live a life free from the worldly pleasure and thus he is going to Kashi (a holy place). Therefore, at that moment the girl’s family tries to convince him to get married to their girl. Finally, after lots of laughter and fun, the groom accepts their proposal to marry the girl.

Deva Karya

The ritual is performed a day before the marriage ceremony. During this ritual both the families along with some close relatives from both sides meet at a pre-decided venue. The venue may be a nearby temple or the marriage hall. The bride's family then offers clothes, dry fruits and other gifts to the groom. The groom's family keep the offerings given by the bride’s family at Lord Ganesh's feet for his blessings and then handed over to groom. This ritual is meant to protect the belongings of the groom from any bad omen.

Lingayat Wedding Rituals

Holy Bath

The Holy Bath or Snanam is performed at the dawn of the wedding day. During this ceremony, the bride and Groom take the Holy bath with water from the holy river Brahmaputra. Before bathing a paste of sandalwood is applied on face, hands, and feet of the bride and the groom by the married female members of the family. After this, the bride and the groom start getting ready in their respective wedding attire. The Groom wears his Vesthi and Kurta while the bride adores her silk saree with lots of jewelry.

Welcoming of the Groom and His Party

When the groom and his party arrive at the wedding venue, the bride's family warmly welcomes them. Then the bride's brother escorts him inside the mandap.

Mandap Puja

During this ritual, the priest at the venue where the actual marriage ceremony will take place performs a small pooja. This pooja is performed to invite Lord Shiva to the venue. It is believed that Lord Shiva will keep his hands on the couple and the whole marriage ceremony will take place without any obstacle.

Var Puja

Among the Lingayath community, the groom is thought to be an incarnation of Lord Vishnu thus he is worshipped by the bride's father. For this, the Bride's father gets the groom to marriage hall, wash his feet's, and offers him clothes and other gifts. Then the Groom sits into the mandap.

Garlanding Ceremony

Her maternal uncle brings the bride to the mandap. They carry the girl to the mandap, the Veda mantras are being chanted amidst the whole ceremony. The bride is covered with a white cloth. After she enters the wedding hall, the cloth is removed and the couple exchanges the garland.

Giving Away The Bride

Giving away to the bride also known as 'Dhare Herdu'. It symbolizes handing over to the bride to the groom. For performing this ceremony, the bride's father takes the groom's hand and places it on the hand of the bride. The groom then holds the bride's hand along with coconut and betel leaves while her father pours water into the groom's hands signifying 'dhara'. It symbolizes that the bride now belongs to the groom.

Saptapati

After Dhara, the bride and groom walk seven times around the Holy Fire. This symbolizes seven steps of marriage for the couple together, which will lead them to hold each other for whole life in each step. These steps also symbolize seven vows of marriage.

Managalya Dhara

In this community, during managalya dhara (Mangalsutra tying ceremony) 5 married women stand behind the bride holding her and the groom ties the mangalsutra around her neck.

Lingayat Post Wedding Rituals

Vidai

Vidai symbolizes sending the girl to her husband's home. This is an emotional event where the girl receives the farewell from her family with gifts and lots of love and blessings.

Gruha Parvesh

This ritual is performed at the groom’s house when the girl is stepping for the first time into her new house. The mother in law performs an aarti and greets her in.