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Matrimony Groom SHA8304176
Matrimony ID - SHA8304176
30 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Maratha, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"I am simple carrier oriented. Working in karur vysya bank as an Assistant Manager in mumbai. I like to explore new ..."
Matrimony Groom NIK3636660
Matrimony ID - NIK3636660
25 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Goud, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"I am liberal person with very calm and composed nature. I work in an investment firm on a management level. I live ..."
Matrimony Groom SAG9645482
Matrimony ID - SAG9645482
26 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Mali, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"My name is sagar i have completed diploma in Computer, i am working in TCL Phaltan as IT Executive. I am lookin..."
Matrimony Groom PRA0171934
Matrimony ID - PRA0171934
28 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
Hindu, Chambhar, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"Matrimoney, I am working as a software developer in IT company in Pune. Hometown is Solapur. Will be settled in Pun..."
Matrimony Groom ADI7646508
Matrimony ID - ADI7646508
28 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
Hindu, Brahmin, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"Hello my name is Aditya Joshi. I have completed BCA from Nagpur university. I am working as Inside Sale position..."
Matrimony Groom AKS6016047
Matrimony ID - AKS6016047
29 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Hindu, Koshti, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"Thanks for a visit.not much to say.but little bit off myself,being an engineer i m ambitious,determined an focused ..."
Matrimony Groom AMI0343464
Matrimony ID - AMI0343464
30 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Teli, Marathi
Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
"I'm basically from nagpur but currently working in private sector in bangalore. My family is very big All rel..."
Matrimony Groom NIT3867527
Matrimony ID - NIT3867527
27 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Mahar, Marathi
Bhandara, Maharashtra, India
"Matri money, Hii.... I m nitin..... I m cool nd simply nature.... If know more.. Then contact me.... Father nd ..."
Matrimony Groom PRA1073057
Matrimony ID - PRA1073057
24 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Maratha, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"I am looking for a beautiful girl who never married before...."
Matrimony Groom ROH2587343
Matrimony ID - ROH2587343
27 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Other, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"I have my own business in Pune, MH. I like travelling, cooking and drawing. Looking for honest, beautiful bride. w..."
Matrimony Groom SOU3631252
Matrimony ID - SOU3631252
28 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Brahmin, Marathi
Belgaum, Karnataka, India
"I am Sourabh Joshi from Belgaum, living with my moderate family. I m working as a Accounts Executive in private com..."
Matrimony Groom ARJ0012570
Matrimony ID - ARJ0012570
23 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
Hindu, Patel, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"I am Arjun Nayak 22years old and looking for my life partner how love me and also beautiful from heart My very s..."
Matrimony Groom ATU8820688
Matrimony ID - ATU8820688
27 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
Hindu, Maratha, Marathi
Nashik, Maharashtra, India
"I have a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering and employed in private Sector as an engineer - non it current..."
Matrimony Groom NIC1371052
Matrimony ID - NIC1371052
25 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Agri, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"I am nichiket patil I'm Cool n friendly My hobbies cricket n football My family members 3 person My mother n ..."
Matrimony Groom AVI2885438
Matrimony ID - AVI2885438
26 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Chambhar, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"Hi my self Avinash from mumbai. I have done my becholrs degree in in accounting and finance BAF and Bechlor o..."
Matrimony Groom DAY2455872
Matrimony ID - DAY2455872
27 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, OBC, Marathi
Ratnagiri, Maharashtra, India
"Mera family me kohi jada pada lika nahi hai to bhi sabaka dekabal karte hai Meri bahan ka shadi huva hai or bhai c..."
Matrimony Groom SAM7432927
Matrimony ID - SAM7432927
29 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Maratha, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"i have completed be (mechanical) ,me (design) now working in automobile company pune. in my family six members fath..."
Matrimony Groom VIN5863162
Matrimony ID - VIN5863162
27 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Brahmin, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"I am System Administration currently working in Vodafone India Pune having Own house in Pune, belongs to Sangli. W..."
Matrimony Groom AMI3578144
Matrimony ID - AMI3578144
26 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
Buddhist, Buddhist, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"Hii my name is amit .i am working as contractor in a private sector.iam a street forward and open minded guy . I al..."
Matrimony Groom MAH6232444
Matrimony ID - MAH6232444
26 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Koshti, Marathi
Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
"I am doing PhD at IIT Bombay, got PM fellowship (75000 thousand per month). We r six family members. Father is ret..."
Matrimony Groom MHA6032345
Matrimony ID - MHA6032345
30 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, 96K Kokanastha, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"I am Nitin working as restaurant manager in a Italian restaurant in Mumbai. My mom is house. Dad is just now retir..."
Matrimony Bride SAP2113041
Matrimony ID - SAP2113041
31 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"Born in Solapur, brought up in Gujarat and came in Mumbai 10 years back with a dream to grow professionally. I am c..."
Matrimony Bride ZEB4181521
Matrimony ID - ZEB4181521
25 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Muslim, Sunni, Marathi
Gadchiroli, Maharashtra, India
"assalamo alaikum I am zeba..i am allrounder girl. Emotional, loving, caring & ambitious. I have pass mpsc (psi) ..."
Matrimony Bride TEJ3580530
Matrimony ID - TEJ3580530
27 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Kumhar, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"I have completed by degree bcom now working in travel agency love to explore many countries i live with my mom i am..."
Matrimony Bride PRI8601281
Matrimony ID - PRI8601281
31 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Buddhist, Buddhist, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"I am working in IT industry in Pune. Quite responsible girl likes to explore new places. Rest can be discussed upon..."
Matrimony Bride NIL1310085
Matrimony ID - NIL1310085
32 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Buddhist, Buddhist, Marathi
Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
"I am nilima rajendra ramteke i m currently working mother mary school as a teacher. 5 members in my family mummy p..."
Matrimony Bride SHR9571002
Matrimony ID - SHR9571002
30 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Buddhist, Buddhist, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"I am Shraddha Waghmare. I m ambitious and independent girl. I like music, singing,dancing,cooking these are my hobb..."
Matrimony Bride DIV3174200
Matrimony ID - DIV3174200
24 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Maratha, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"i am software engineering ,i love trekking it is my pashion i want to see myself doing something great in this fiel..."
Matrimony Bride PRI7533348
Matrimony ID - PRI7533348
29 years / 4 ft 7 in 140 cm
Hindu, Lingayat, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"My name is Priyanka Pawadshetti. I was born and brought up in Solapur Maharashatra. I have completed my Bachelor of..."
Matrimony Bride PRA4244422
Matrimony ID - PRA4244422
26 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Buddhist, Buddhist, Marathi
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"I have done my in electronics and telecommunications and i employed as engineer in private sector in banglor..."
Matrimony Bride SON3722483
Matrimony ID - SON3722483
31 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
Buddhist, Buddhist, Marathi
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
"I am single independent woman, pursuing my super specialisation in pediatric critical care. I m looking for a peros..."
Matrimony Bride SAR7842832
Matrimony ID - SAR7842832
29 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Hindu, Maratha, Marathi
Belgaum, Karnataka, India
"I am sarita from belgaum I have complited MBA working as Branch manager. Searching well cultured decent partner wit..."
Matrimony Bride MAI1025257
Matrimony ID - MAI1025257
28 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, CKP, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"I am registering this profile on behalf of my daughter Maithili. She is very kind hearted, fun loving girl who is m..."
Matrimony Bride VAI3853537
Matrimony ID - VAI3853537
30 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, 96K Kokanastha, Marathi
Belgaum, Karnataka, India
"I am vaishali m frm belgaum karnataka i m fun loving jolly n kind of person. I like to enjoy ma life. like to trvel..."
Matrimony Bride VAI4723227
Matrimony ID - VAI4723227
26 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Maharashtrian, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"I am Marathi girl living in Mumbai.I am working as software engineer in reputed mnC.I am living with my parents M..."
Matrimony Bride PRI1502121
Matrimony ID - PRI1502121
28 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
Hindu, Maharashtrian, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"Hello, I have been born and bought up in Mumbai. I am a Chartered accountant and have worked with KPMG, a leading c..."
Matrimony Bride ART7572833
Matrimony ID - ART7572833
30 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Other, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"Hi, I am born and brought up in Mumbai, I did B.Tech in mechanical, currently working with shipping industry, ..."
Matrimony Bride ANJ9017776
Matrimony ID - ANJ9017776
28 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
Hindu, Other, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"Clear minded and happy girl. Caring and loving nature with positive attitude towards life. Close to family. She is ..."
Matrimony Bride MAN7905571
Matrimony ID - MAN7905571
43 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Other, Marathi
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Hello, I am Manisha, an open-minded, caring and responsible person who appreciates life. Note that all my photos..."
Matrimony Bride SUJ3186870
Matrimony ID - SUJ3186870
25 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Maratha, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"About me and a kind of a person I am looking for..... Hi I am Sujata, I am independent and self made.I have a very ..."
Matrimony Bride PDQ7632377
Matrimony ID - PDQ7632377
32 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Buddhist, Buddhist, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"Father Dr.T.K.kamble was medical officer (anesthetic ) in gov. hospital .we have travelled raigad district,ratnagi..."
Matrimony Bride HAR1052780
Matrimony ID - HAR1052780
29 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Maratha, Marathi
Solapur, Maharashtra, India
"I am Harshada sawant. I like to live in join family. I have completed pg in chemistry and doing job as a lecturer.m..."

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About Marathi Matrimony

Marathi matrimony takes place between a bride and groom who both speak Marathi as their first language. Marathi is the official language of Maharashtra and is one of the 23 official languages of India. With approximately 73 million speakers, Marathi is the fourth most spoken native language in India.

The earlier writings in Marathi appeared around the 11th century in the way of inscriptions on copper plates and stones.

The Marathi matrimonial ceremony is simple and filled with lots of age-old customs. The basic structure of wedding, pre-wedding and post-wedding functions are same in almost all the communities of Maharashtra with slight variations. Most marriage rituals take place during the day.

Marathi Pre-Wedding Rituals

Sakhar Puda: It is a formal engagement ceremony which takes place at bride's house. The ritual's name was derived from the exchange of sugar packets, also known as sakhar, between both the families. During this ritual, the groom's mother applies tilak to bride and gifts her a saree along with a packet of sugar as a symbol of fixing alliance between both families. After this bride and groom exchange rings. The groom's family is gifted with a set of clothing and sugar packets by bride's mother and the ritual is completed after a traditional feast.

Muhurt Karane: During this ritual, the wedding date is formally announced and wedding preparations begin with five married women referred to as Suhasini in Marathi, crushing turmeric in an Iron pestle tied with mango leaves. This turmeric will be used in rituals that follow. Only after completion of this ceremony will shopping for the marriage begin. The bride's side often holds a Rukhvat ceremony, in which an exhibition of decorative and food items made by the bride is held.

Kelvan Puja: A couple of days prior to marriage, a puja for Kuldevta (local family deity) is held at both houses to seek the blessings of the happy married life of the couple. All the relatives and friends are requested to be present in this puja. A grand traditional meal marks the end of the Kelvan ceremony.

Hald Chadavane: Haldi (turmeric paste) is an integral part of marriage in almost all parts of the country. In Marathi matrimonial ceremony also, haldi is applied to both bride and groom. The same paste made on Muhurt Karane day is applied to groom first and then the left over is applied to the bride by same five Suhasini.

Marathi Wedding Day Rituals

Ganpati Puja: This is the first ritual that takes place on the wedding day to seek blessings of Lord Ganesha for the happy and prosperous life of the couple. This is followed by the bride seeking blessings of all the elders of the family this ritual is known as Punyavachan.

The Simant Puja: The word simant means boundary in the local language. When the groom and his family arrive at the wedding venue, the bride's mother washes the groom's feet, applies tilak on his forehead, does his arti and feeds him with sweets. The ritual is named so as it takes place at the boundary of bride's house.

Gurihar Puja: After getting ready in her wedding attire, the bride worships goddess Parvati for her long and prosperous married life.

The Antarpat Ritual: When the groom arrives on the wedding mandap in traditional wedding attire a silk cloth is held in front of him preventing bride and groom to see each other. This cloth is known as the Antarpat.

The Sankalp Ritual: The bride is called to the wedding mandap she is escorted by her maternal uncles. The priest chants the Mangalashtakas, or holy wedding vows. The Antarpat is removed and the couple sees each other. They exchange the garlands and are showered with akshatas (unbroken rice).

The Kanyadan / Jhaal Phirawane Ritual: This a heartwarming ritual during which the father of the bride gives his daughter's hand to the groom. The groom accepts the bride as his responsibility. This is known as jhaal phirawane in Maharashtrian language. The bride's parents then perform worship of the couple considering them as avatars of Lord Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi. The couple ties a piece of turmeric or halkund with a thread on each other's hands in a ritual is known as Kankan Bandhane. The groom then ties the mangalsutra around the bride's neck and applies vermillion on her center parting. The bride in return applies a sandalwood tilak on the groom's forehead.

The Satapadhi Ritual: The couple recites seven ritualistic wedding vows while performing pheras around the sacred fire.

The Karmasampati Ritual: This marks the end of all wedding ritual where the couple pray in front of the holy fire. The father or the brother of the bride playfully twists the groom's ear to remind him of his future duties. The couple then seeks blessings from all relatives present.

Marathi Post Wedding Rituals

The Varat Ritual: The Varat is the procession that sees the bride off from her paternal home to her new home. After completion of the wedding rituals, the bride waves a tearful goodbye to her family. The groom must pick the silver idol of Devi Parvati during the Gaurihar Puja.

The Grihapravesh: this ritual signifies the welcome of the bride in her new home. The groom's mother embraces the new couple and washes their feet with milk and water. After this, the traditional aarti is performed and the bride is asked to enter the house by knocking down a pot of rice, kept at the entrance. The couple enters the house with their right foot.

The Reception: A Reception party is organized, wherein the newly married couple meets and greets all family and friends, while sumptuous food is served for the guests. The bride wears saree and Jewelry gifted to her from the groom's side while the groom dresses in attires presented by the bride's side. The Namkharan (change of bride's name) is also performed in presence of priest in some Maharashtrian communities at the time of reception.