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25 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Gounder, Tamil
Other, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia
"I hail from family with moderate values and is middle class. We speak Tamil as our first-language. I got priv..."
Matrimony Bride VHV7620546
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46 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Nair, Tamil
Other, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
"Hey there! I am currently employed full time in the doctor industry. Also completed my masters. I only posses..."
Matrimony Bride BZP5502668
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36 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Christian, Roman Catholic, English
Kelang, Selangor, Malaysia
"Hi. Our Christian family is middle class and holds moderate values. I speak English as my first-language. I am c..."
Matrimony Bride WBP2546918
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28 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Other, Tamil
Kelang, Selangor, Malaysia
"Greetings life partner! I have done my bachelors and am at present working full time in the field of hr professi..."
Matrimony Bride VKW8256013
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31 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Hindu, Nadar, Tamil
Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
"I am employed full time in chartered accountant. Also done my diploma. Currently located in Kuala Lumpur. We spe..."
Matrimony Bride TNS1763309
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30 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Hindu, Pillai, Tamil
Other, Kedah, Malaysia
"Thanks for your interest in my profile. I don't smoke or drink. When it comes to food I am non vegetarian. ..."
Matrimony Bride YND4767016
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39 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Mudaliar, Tamil
Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
"Hi there! Father is a businessperson. My family is middle class and traditional. I speak Tamil as my native-d..."
Matrimony Bride GPV4418146
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28 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, Gounder, Tamil
Other, Perak, Malaysia
"Non-smoker and non-drinker. My diet is non vegetarian. I am right now working full time in the management sec..."
Matrimony Bride KGH7124692
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30 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Chettiar, Tamil
Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
"Hello. Our parent language is Tamil. My father is a businessperson. Our family is middle class and moderate. I p..."
Matrimony Bride QDC1633047
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39 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
Christian, Protestant, Tamil
Other, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
"My job is in finance. I work full time. I have also got my honours degree. I possesss 2 siblings, of which 1 are..."
Matrimony Bride CBZ8360315
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45 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, Mudaliar, Tamil
Other, Selangor, Malaysia
"This is my profile. I am currently earning a nice income working full time in the other industry. I have obtaine..."
Matrimony Bride RCB8257851
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38 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Naicker, Tamil
Kelang, Selangor, Malaysia
"Hi. I am blessed to got three siblings and already all got married Currently staying in Selangor. I have complet..."
Matrimony Bride BNP0237172
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36 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Naicker, Tamil
Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
"Hello. My job is in advertising/marketing. I work full time. I have also done my bachelors. Non-smoker and no..."
Matrimony Bride TJB4613712
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49 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Christian, Roman Catholic, English
Kelang, Selangor, Malaysia
"All my five siblings already married. I am a mother. I'm employed full time in secretary. Also passed my diploma. ..."
Matrimony Bride SMJ3736077
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28 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Chettiar, Tamil
Other, Selangor, Malaysia
"Hi there! My family is middle class and we hold moderate Hindu values. We speak Tamil as our native-dialect. ..."
Matrimony Bride GST4217264
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39 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Muslim, Other, Chinese
Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
"I am a mother. I have got my diploma and am right now working full time in the sector of other, getting an above av..."
Matrimony Bride LRH8465447
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29 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, Gounder, Tamil
Other, Perak, Malaysia
"Non-drinker and non-smoker too. I'm a non vegetarian eater. I have finished my diploma and I am now working f..."
Matrimony Bride GPH4478321
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42 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Gounder, Tamil
Other, Selangor, Malaysia
"Varaverkirom. I am now working full time in the sector of education. I am from a traditional, middle class fa..."
Matrimony Bride TBY3232526
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38 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, Mudaliar, Tamil
Seremban, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia
"My family's parent language is Tamil. Our father is retired. I am from family that holds traditional values. I am ..."
Matrimony Bride CSC0671003
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27 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, Naidu, Telugu
Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
"Hey there! I am employed full time and have passed my honours degree. No drinking or smoking. I'm non vegetar..."
Matrimony Bride RTF6132874
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38 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Naidu, Tamil
Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
"This is me in a nutshell. My family's mother-tongue is Tamil. I am from a Hindu family with moderate values and ..."
Matrimony Groom STY6533526
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25 years / 4 ft 10 in 148 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Tamil
Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
"Hello and welcome to my profile. Our mother-tongue is Tamil. Father employed in the businessperson industry. ..."
Matrimony Groom FQD7221813
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28 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Muslim, Bengali, Bengali
Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
"Hey there! I am from Bangladesh but situated in Selangor, Malaysia. I speak Bengali as my home-language. My f..."
Matrimony Groom YCJ7742256
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29 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Vanniyar, Tamil
Seremban, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia
"Greetings life partner! My native-tongue is Tamil. I come from family with traditional values and is middle c..."
Matrimony Groom BDC0120083
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34 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
Hindu, Naidu, Tamil
Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
"My family's home-language is Tamil. Our Hindu family is upper class and holds moderate values. I have passed ..."
Matrimony Groom CRR1303004
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32 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
Hindu, Reddy, Telugu
Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
"Father is a businessperson. I come from a moderate Hindu, upper middle class family. My native-tongue is Telugu...."
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25 years / 4 ft 6 in 137 cm
Muslim, Bengali, Bengali
George Town, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
"I'm from Bangladesh but staying in George Town, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia. I am the only child. Our mother-tongue is B..."
Matrimony Groom FBG4776914
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33 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Gounder, Tamil
Other, Selangor, Malaysia
"Interested in my profile? Please read carefully. My family is middle class and moderate. Father employed in the ..."
Matrimony Groom SPD6277618
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39 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Hindu, Thevar, Tamil
Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
"After Many Breakups Now I'm Considering For A New Happiness I'm Looking For Someone Who Could Give Me Love, ..."
Matrimony Groom JCL6888055
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28 years / 6 ft 183 cm
Hindu, Gounder, Tamil
Other, Selangor, Malaysia
"I do like to smoke. I prefer non vegetarian food. I grew up with two siblings. I'm working full time in education. ..."
Matrimony Groom BSP0225778
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25 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Vanniyar, Tamil
Other, Other, Malaysia
"When it comes to food am non vegetarian. Do not like smoking. I have completed my diploma and am now employed full ..."
Matrimony Groom YPB2915078
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45 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
Hindu, Chettiar, Tamil
Other, Selangor, Malaysia
"Vanakkam. Non-smoker and non-drinker. I eat a non vegetarian diet. I am from a Hindu family that holds moderate ..."
Matrimony Groom BDL6102183
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32 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Hindu, Other, Tamil
Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
"Thanks for your interest in my profile. I am presently earning a good income working full time in the field of l..."
Matrimony Groom CMT4386352
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35 years / 6 ft 183 cm
Hindu, Pillai, Tamil
Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
"I do not drink or smoke. My diet is non vegetarian. I'm right now working full time in the logistics field. ..."
Matrimony Groom LTJ8666255
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29 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Other, Other, Tamil
Other, Selangor, Malaysia
"Greetings life partner! Of my 4 siblings, 2 got married. I have done my diploma and am right now receiving a han..."
Matrimony Groom KWZ7011857
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36 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
Hindu, Gounder, Tamil
Seremban, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia
"Welcome. My job is in other. I work full time. Our family is upper middle class and we have traditional value..."
Matrimony Groom MNM9165238
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39 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Naicker, Tamil
Kelang, Selangor, Malaysia
"Hello my potential partner. In my family I possesss 5 siblings. Residing in Selangor. Tamil is my maternal langu..."
Matrimony Groom GGV4465613
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48 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Vishwakarma, Tamil
Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
"Don't like smoking. I prefer non vegetarian food. Our home-language is Tamil. Our Hindu family is upper middl..."
Matrimony Groom VHM3005555
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31 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Vishwakarma, Tamil
Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
"No sisters or brothers. I'm from India but living in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia. When it comes to my diet I ..."
Matrimony Groom GSF4533855
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33 years / 6 ft 183 cm
Hindu, Nambiar, Malayalam
Other, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
"This is my profile.Im very simple person I like true heart I'm done master in engineering I'm working full time ..."
Matrimony Groom JCR6100843
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33 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Gounder, Tamil
Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
"Hello potential life partner! I am now getting a good annual salary working full time in the field of logistics...."
Matrimony Groom MYF9637321
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32 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Devar, Tamil
Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
"Hi. I come from a Hindu family that holds traditional values and is middle class. My family's home-language is T..."
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29 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Kalwar, Tamil
Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
"Hello potential life partner! I was born in India. Now living in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. I have passed my bachel..."
Matrimony Groom CPD1703155
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33 years / 6 ft 11 in 211 cm
Hindu, Vanniyar, Tamil
Other, Other, Malaysia
"Vanga! Vanga! My job is in other. I work full time. I have also obtained my diploma. In my family I have four..."
Matrimony Groom BJR0116231
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32 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Pillai, Tamil
Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
"Hi there! When it comes to my diet I am non vegetarian. No drinking or smoking. I possesss privileged with two s..."
Matrimony Groom DVH2542715
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36 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Hindu, Pillai, Tamil
Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
"My son is a simple and practical person with a positive attitude. His beliefs are both modern and traditional. He l..."
Matrimony Groom HGL5546352
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35 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Gounder, Tamil
Other, Pahang, Malaysia
"Our father employed in the businessperson field. I hail from a Hindu family that holds moderate values and is upper..."
Matrimony Groom YRT3063531
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29 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Tamil Yadava, Tamil
Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
"Hello and welcome to my profile. I got fortunate with five siblings and one them got married. I am blessed to be..."

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About Malaysia Matrimony

Malaysia is one of the most fascinating countries in the world. It has one of the fastest growing economies in the world and as emerged as a major trading and manufacturing hub in Asia. It is also a strategically important country that serves as a bridge between Asia and Australia.

Malaysia is not a big country in terms of population – there are only 23 million people living here. But what’s noteworthy is the sheer diversity of the nation’s people and culture.

While 60 percent of Malaysia’s popular are ethnic Malays, 25 percent are of Chinese origin and 10 percent of Indian origin. Malaysians have a very diverse mix of cultures, customs, religions, traditions, languages and dialects.

While English is widely spoken in Malaysia, Malaya remains the sole national language. Chinese Malaysians speak a mix of Cantonese, Hokkien, and Mandarin, while Indian Malaysians speak Hindi or Tamil.

As you can see, Malaysia is a very complex country with a heterogeneous population. But regardless of how divergent the people are by colour, race or religion, there is something that holds them all together – it’s the idea of “One Malaysia”, all for one and one for all.

What we want to focus on here are on the wedding rituals of Malaysia. Most Malaysians follow Islam, but there are also many Hindus and Christians living there. So we take a quick look at the marriage rituals of Muslims, Hindus and Christians of Malaysia.

Marriage Rituals of Muslims In Malaysia

A vast majority of Malaysians or about 62 percent of the population follows Islam. The marriage rituals of Muslims in Malaysia are generally grand and elaborate and continue for days together.

The ceremony begins with a pre-wedding meeting between the parents and families of the bride and the groom. This could be about a year in advance to the wedding, so as to give enough time for the planning and preparation.

Just before the marriage, there is the “berinai” or henna application ceremony. Here the bride’s feet and palms are decorated with designs made from the dye of henna leaves.

Then we move on to the wedding day when the “Akad Nikah” is held. During this ceremony the bride and groom exchange wedding vows. The “Akad Nikah” can be held at a mosque or at the local Registry of Muslim Marriages. It is presided by a religious officer called as Kadhi.

A written and oral contract is made between the groom and the bride’s father after the bride and the groom agree to the wedding. A small sum of money called as “mas kahwin” is given by the groom to the bride.

This is followed by the “Bersanding” ceremony, which is a massive celebration attended by friends and relatives of the bride and the groom. A traditional feast is prepared and enjoyed by one and all.

Finally, you have a post-wedding ceremony called as the “Sambut menyambut” or welcoming ceremony conducted 2 days after the “Bersanding”. This is when the bride is welcomed to the groom’s house by his parents and siblings.

Hindu Marriage Rituals in Malaysia

About 6 percent of Malaysians follow Hinduism. Hindu marriage rituals in Malaysia are the same as those followed in India, but with a generous sprinkling of Malay customs and traditions.

The marriage ceremony begins with the engagement. This is a 45-minute ritual where the groom’s family meets the bride’s family and ask for her hand in marriage with their boy. The groom offers gifts to the bride and her family. This is followed by a small feast.

Then you have the actual day of the wedding, which is conducted in the Mandap. The wedding starts with Ganesh Puja, where prayers are made to Lord Ganapati, the greatest of all Gods according to Hinduism.

This is followed by Kanyadaan, where the bride’s father offers his consent for the wedding to go ahead. Then you have the exchange of garlands between the bride and the groom as they take their wedding vows.

Then there is the Mangalfera, where the bride and the groom walk around a sacred fire seven times as the priest recites sacred hymns. The priest blesses the newlywed couple and they seek blessings from the elders present at the ceremony.

They are now officially man and wife. Finally, there is the Viddai ceremony where bride leaves her parent’s home and leaves with the groom.

Church Weddings Rituals in Malaysia

About 9 percent of Malaysians follow Christianity. A Church Wedding in Malaysia begins with a meeting with the priest. Both the bride and the groom meet the priest and discuss their plans with him. They then book their wedding ceremony at the Church with the Priest’s permission.

Following this, the bride and the groom fill up a Pre-Nuptial Enquiry form, which is validated by the Priest. The purpose of this form is to ensure that both of them are of a sound mind and are fully aware of the responsibilities and duties that come with marriage.

The couple then visit the office of the Registrar of Marriages and fill up Form JPN.KC02. This is a Statutory Declaration that there are no legal impediments to the marriage. The JPN.KC02 is then submitted to the Church and published on a notice board. If anyone wants to object to the marriage, they are given the chance to do so. If not, the marriage goes ahead as planned.

The wedding day is the same as that in any Church wedding anywhere in the world. It starts with the singing of a hymn from the Holy Bible, followed by prayers and scriptural reading.

The groom awaits the bride along with his best man. The bridal party enters in the form of an elaborate procession. The bride comes decked in a most beautiful dress and joins the groom at the wedding altar.

The Priest reads the bride and the groom their wedding vows, rings are exchanged, followed by the solemnization of the marriage.

Finally, the marriage is registered at the office of the Registrar of Marriages and a Marriage Certificate is issued.