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Matrimony Groom KGM1723456
Matrimony ID - KGM1723456
29 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
"My son is a Senior Test Engineer in HCL,Hinjawadi, Pune. He has MCA degree, we are four members in the family (My son Vinay, Vinay's Mother and Grand Motherand myself(Vinay's father)). ..."
Matrimony Groom LNW0578720
Matrimony ID - LNW0578720
25 years / 4 ft 11 in 150 cm

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Matrimony Groom FZF8851547
Matrimony ID - FZF8851547
22 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
"I am civil engineer. I WOULD LIKE TO DO BUSINESS...."
Matrimony Groom PFF8660281
Matrimony ID - PFF8660281
35 years / 5 ft 153 cm
"I am living alone at my own village at Pachod Tal Paithan Dist Aurangabad. You can contact me for more details. I have my own shopee of photography at pachod tal paithan dist aurangabad..."
Matrimony Groom VLM6567174
Matrimony ID - VLM6567174
29 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
"Believe in practical facts, I like to play games but favourite basketball..."
Matrimony Groom NHJ3310558
Matrimony ID - NHJ3310558
26 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
"I'm Pankaj I working in private sector. Three members are in my family. I'm looking decent life partner...."
Matrimony Groom DFD2845221
Matrimony ID - DFD2845221
38 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
"Wanted minimum educated simple and frank girl same like a me and Maharashtrian and vegetarion...."
Matrimony Groom QPF5562071
Matrimony ID - QPF5562071
31 years / 4 ft 5 in 134 cm
"I am simple boy...."
Matrimony Groom GIR6365007
Matrimony ID - GIR6365007
29 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"I'm simply good nature believe spread humanity...."
Matrimony Groom TNQ2038488
Matrimony ID - TNQ2038488
29 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
"I am free mind. Life in enjoy with family...."
Matrimony Groom HEC7564823
Matrimony ID - HEC7564823
30 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
"Our Family live in SATARA CITY WELL-KNOWN & REPUTED FAMILY OUR RUN BY GOV. ADDED NGO ASHRAM SHALA BUSINESS CIVIL CONTRIBUTIONS..."
Matrimony Groom RYV7148480
Matrimony ID - RYV7148480
42 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
"I have no much more expectation. But I want understanding good behavior person as my wife...."
Matrimony Groom RGS2816684
Matrimony ID - RGS2816684
29 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"I am loving person my family only my mother I am looking for a graduate and smart who is working in company...."
Matrimony Groom HBD5537187
Matrimony ID - HBD5537187
29 years / 5 ft 153 cm
"Hii I'm sushant I'm a self-employed my mother very caring loving and also my sister brother is student I'm looking someone is simple caring loving for my family...."
Matrimony Groom EUU4478801
Matrimony ID - EUU4478801
26 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm

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Matrimony Groom TQV1047287
Matrimony ID - TQV1047287
26 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
"Hi I am vishal vachakal I am complete my diploma in electrical engineering and currently working on MSEDCL Pune as technician..."
Matrimony Groom DUD3050031
Matrimony ID - DUD3050031
26 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"Just loving and caring person...."
Matrimony Groom RMB5051136
Matrimony ID - RMB5051136
30 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
"Hi, I am Nilesh Shankpal I am looking for mordan and traditional Girl, My Facebook id Nil shankpal, photographer Thank you..."
Matrimony Groom QKT6372671
Matrimony ID - QKT6372671
34 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"I am in airline professional with a Bachelor's degree currently working in private sector as a Sr Cargo and Ramp officer in GoAirline. I come from a middle class, nuclear family backg..."
Matrimony Groom BDF0800508
Matrimony ID - BDF0800508
30 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
"I completed my BE in computers. Currently I am working in a private sector in mumbai. I am looking for loving and caring partner for a lifetime. Cast no bar..."
Matrimony Groom WSP5433412
Matrimony ID - WSP5433412
26 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
"I am a ambitious, self-made, but down to earth person. I like to balance professional and family life. Professional life gives you exposure, confidence and sense of achievement. I belie..."
Matrimony Groom CMF5763104
Matrimony ID - CMF5763104
33 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
"I am leaving in kolhapur district I have two chindren I am employed private sector...."
Matrimony Groom CCQ1461257
Matrimony ID - CCQ1461257
30 years / 6 ft 2 in 188 cm
"I belong to a middle-class, nuclear family with moderate values. I am preparing for civil service since last few years...."
Matrimony Groom YPV4320750
Matrimony ID - YPV4320750
21 years / 6 ft 3 in 191 cm
"I'm a Final year engineering student .Here because to find a wise life partner..."
Matrimony Groom BLN0774662
Matrimony ID - BLN0774662
26 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
"Myself omkar bhasagare. Working pvt. Co. as superwiser...."
Matrimony Groom LPV8647383
Matrimony ID - LPV8647383
27 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
"Understanding and friendly. Caring and when you meet you will come to know the nature of a person who you want to be with...."
Matrimony Groom NEQ4714595
Matrimony ID - NEQ4714595
31 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
"I m Tushar m serching loyal and careing life partner..."
Matrimony Bride JNB9033236
Matrimony ID - JNB9033236
30 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Hindu, Indian Orthodox, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"Hi, I am putting up this profile on behalf of my sister-in-law. She is beautiful and clever. She is independent and..."
Matrimony Bride KVD0736126
Matrimony ID - KVD0736126
27 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Buddhist, Buddhist, Marathi
Bhandara, Maharashtra, India
"I self Sweety bansod My weakness my eyes Bcoz eyes problem..."
Matrimony Bride MVG9172781
Matrimony ID - MVG9172781
28 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
Hindu, Kunbi, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

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Matrimony Bride CDL2058423
Matrimony ID - CDL2058423
29 years / 4 ft 10 in 148 cm
Hindu, OBC, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

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Matrimony Bride VRY6386763
Matrimony ID - VRY6386763
29 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Maratha, Marathi
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"I am very simple, understanding , talkative and down to earth girl. Completed MBA in Finance and currently working ..."
Matrimony Bride QLC2305057
Matrimony ID - QLC2305057
29 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Koshti, Marathi
Memphis, Tennessee, USA

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Matrimony Bride YTW1126436
Matrimony ID - YTW1126436
27 years / 4 ft 11 in 150 cm
Hindu, Mahar, Marathi
Jagdalpur, Chhattisgarh, India

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Matrimony Bride CCP1468944
Matrimony ID - CCP1468944
43 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Gujarati, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"I am simple, smart, streight forward, open minded & honest, I am working as a Senior accountant I have learnt class..."
Matrimony Bride LFF8673568
Matrimony ID - LFF8673568
32 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Maratha, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"Residing in Mumbai. I hail from a upper-middle-class, moderate family. I have two siblings, of which two are marrie..."
Matrimony Bride BDJ3641715
Matrimony ID - BDJ3641715
33 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
Hindu, 96K Kokanastha, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"Living in Mumbai. I hail from a middle-class, moderate family. I only have one sibling and they are married. I have..."
Matrimony Bride CBF8475380
Matrimony ID - CBF8475380
33 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Chambhar, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

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Matrimony Bride DZW2266494
Matrimony ID - DZW2266494
31 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Maratha, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

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Matrimony Bride BHY1842704
Matrimony ID - BHY1842704
23 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Buddhist, Buddhist, Marathi
Nagpur, Maharashtra, India

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Matrimony Bride GKC4310205
Matrimony ID - GKC4310205
39 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Munnuru Kapu, Marathi
Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India
"My sister is very caring loving and understanding person...."
Matrimony Bride RYA4851845
Matrimony ID - RYA4851845
28 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Buddhist, Buddhist, Marathi
Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
"after MBA I worked as SEO Analyst for two years in Pune then I shifted to nagpur and currenlty I'm preparing for Go..."
Matrimony Bride TKN4233885
Matrimony ID - TKN4233885
37 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Maratha, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"I am doing Job as a Manager Import and Finance. I have one son who is 15 years old living with me. I am looking sin..."
Matrimony Bride ISI8216422
Matrimony ID - ISI8216422
33 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, Mali, Marathi
Nagpur, Maharashtra, India

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Matrimony Bride DIO3205102
Matrimony ID - DIO3205102
45 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Brahmin, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India

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Matrimony Bride VLE6182655
Matrimony ID - VLE6182655
28 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Hindu, Kunbi, Marathi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"I have passed my B com and Inter CA and am currently working full time in the field of Audit in one of Big 5 consul..."
Matrimony Bride YVN1876478
Matrimony ID - YVN1876478
38 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
Hindu, 96K Kokanastha, Marathi
Pune, Maharashtra, India
"I have successfully completed my honours degree and am currently working full time. I hail from a middle class, mod..."
Matrimony Bride GSM6537738
Matrimony ID - GSM6537738
31 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Maratha, Marathi
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
"My family is upper-middle-class and moderate. I have two siblings. I am not currently working however I have pas..."

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What is 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.

What are the Marathi 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.

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.