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Matrimony Groom MZT9601385
Matrimony ID - MZT9601385
35 years / 5 ft 153 cm
"Our family is middle class and we have traditional values. I have 1 sibling who is married. I am non vegetarian. I don't smoke or drink. Living in Guntur...."
Matrimony Groom GST4138483
Matrimony ID - GST4138483
31 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
"Praise the lord Jesus Christ…Hometown is Guntur. Our family is middle-class and traditional. I have two siblings. I am working full time and have finished my bachelors. Currently livi..."
Matrimony Groom QTF3675021
Matrimony ID - QTF3675021
27 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
"I am from a traditional, middle class family. I only have one sibling. I have successfully completed my bachelors and am currently working full time in the field of government.. I..."
Matrimony Groom CMK5077243
Matrimony ID - CMK5077243
41 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
"I am working full time and have accomplished my masters. Our family is middle class and traditional. I have 2 siblings, of which 1 are married. I am staying in Chennai. I eat a non vege..."
Matrimony Groom MLB9317635
Matrimony ID - MLB9317635
23 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
"I have completed my diploma and i'm currently working full time in the field of agent.. My family is upper middle class and traditional. I have no brothers or sisters. Residing in Nello..."
Matrimony Groom BSD5757265
Matrimony ID - BSD5757265
28 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
"I have successfully finished my bachelors and am currently working full time, earning an above average income. I come from a traditional, middle class family. I have 1 sibling. Residing..."
Matrimony Groom VCF3382035
Matrimony ID - VCF3382035
30 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"Hi I'm Paul. I looking for Loving and Caring partner. Both Mother and Father has Expired. I like to be in Joint Family. 1 Brother who is Studying. I work in Private Company as Se..."
Matrimony Groom PNJ0576684
Matrimony ID - PNJ0576684
32 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
"I am staying in Hyderabad. I am from a middle class, moderate family. I have 2 siblings, of which 1 are married. I have accomplished my bachelors and I am currently working full time. I..."
Matrimony Groom MFF9822328
Matrimony ID - MFF9822328
36 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
"I come from a moderate, middle class family. I only have 1 sibling and they are married. I am working full time and have successfully finished my bachelors. I don't smoke or drink..."
Matrimony Groom FNC3535311
Matrimony ID - FNC3535311
24 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
"Living in Visakhapatnam. My family is middle class and traditional. I am the only child. I have achieved my diploma. I don't smoke. I eat a non vegetarian diet...."
Matrimony Groom BCT6465001
Matrimony ID - BCT6465001
41 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm

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Matrimony Groom ZCD1902693
Matrimony ID - ZCD1902693
27 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
"Our family is upper middle class and traditional. I have 3 siblings, of which 3 are married. I have accomplished my masters and I am currently working full time in the field of adver..."
Matrimony Groom FGM3178782
Matrimony ID - FGM3178782
53 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
"I come from a middle-class family. The most important thing in my life is no religious beliefs. high moral values and respect for elders. I'm an easy-going, sincere, caring person with ..."
Matrimony Groom FQC4360631
Matrimony ID - FQC4360631
26 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
"I am from a traditional, upper middle class family. I have 2 siblings. I am working part time and have successfully completed my honours degree. I don't smoke. I am non vegetarian..."
Matrimony Groom LLM8510632
Matrimony ID - LLM8510632
29 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
"Our family is middle class and traditional. I have no brothers or sisters. I am working full time and have achieved my masters. I don't smoke or drink. I am non vegetarian. Residi..."
Matrimony Groom LBM8718885
Matrimony ID - LBM8718885
41 years / 6 ft 2 in 188 cm
"I am working full time and have successfully completed my masters. I come from a moderate, upper middle class family. I am the only child. Currently living in Bangalore. I am non vegeta..."
Matrimony Groom CHQ1706261
Matrimony ID - CHQ1706261
27 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"I have successfully completed my bachelors and i'm currently working full time. I come from a liberal, middle class family. I only have one sibling and they are happily married. Current..."
Matrimony Groom KYH7328704
Matrimony ID - KYH7328704
34 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
"I am working part time and have achieved my masters. Our family is middle class and traditional. I only have one sibling and they are happily married. I am staying in Guntur. I am non v..."
Matrimony Groom SMH5672233
Matrimony ID - SMH5672233
28 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
"Hi, Please, see all the information provided. --------------------------------------------------------- I'm in my hometown due to covid lock down. I'm a Christian who knew the..."
Matrimony Groom FHD3413327
Matrimony ID - FHD3413327
29 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
"My family is middle-class and traditional. I have one sibling who is married. She is living in Australia. My job is purohit services. I work full time. I don't smoke or drink. I a..."
Matrimony Groom SCL5873804
Matrimony ID - SCL5873804
32 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
"Currently living in Chennai. I am from a liberal, upper middle class family. I have 2 siblings, of which 2 are married. I am working full time and have finished my associates degree. I ..."
Matrimony Groom DRQ6414826
Matrimony ID - DRQ6414826
46 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
"I have completed my bachelors and I am currently working full time, earning an above average income. I hail from a moderate, middle class family. I have 1 sibling who is married. I am s..."
Matrimony Groom WDH2515600
Matrimony ID - WDH2515600
35 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"Residing in Hyderabad. Our family is upper middle class and traditional. I only have one sibling and they are happily married. I am working full time and have attained my bachelors. I e..."
Matrimony Groom GVT4843427
Matrimony ID - GVT4843427
30 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
"I am from a traditional, upper middle class family. I have 2 siblings, of which 2 are married. I have completed my masters and i'm currently working full time in the field of hospita..."
Matrimony Groom WNJ7275511
Matrimony ID - WNJ7275511
28 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
"I would describe my brother as someone who is a mix of traditional and modern values. A warm person at heart and likes to socialize and meet new people. He loves traveling and balances ..."
Matrimony Groom PTJ3104128
Matrimony ID - PTJ3104128
43 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"I am staying in Kurnool. Our family is middle class and we have traditional values. I only have 1 sibling and they are married. I am working full time and have successfully completed my..."
Matrimony Groom TFL8672884
Matrimony ID - TFL8672884
39 years / 5 ft 153 cm
"Residing in Erode. I come from a traditional, middle class family. I have 3 siblings, of which 3 are married. I have finished my diploma and am currently working full time in the field ..."
Matrimony Bride MPJ9220860
Matrimony ID - MPJ9220860
44 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm

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Matrimony Bride KGB7358078
Matrimony ID - KGB7358078
37 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"she his younger sister she can become good homemaker...."
Matrimony Bride VFT4035156
Matrimony ID - VFT4035156
41 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"She is a post-graduate in Computer Applications. She is very energetic and understanding. Loves simple life, not after money and wealth. She values personal relationships more than anyt..."
Matrimony Bride HNF5271257
Matrimony ID - HNF5271257
30 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
"Currently living in Hyderabad. My family is middle class and traditional. I only have one sibling and they are happily married. I am not currently working however I have finished my bac..."
Matrimony Bride FFP3804538
Matrimony ID - FFP3804538
39 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
"I am staying in Seremban. I am from a traditional, middle class family. I have 5 siblings, of which 5 are married. My job is in office administration. I work full time. I am non vegetar..."
Matrimony Bride ZBC3130573
Matrimony ID - ZBC3130573
30 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"I have created this profile on behalf of my sister. She had successfully finished her masters and currently working full time. My family is middle class and moderate. Living in Ongole. ..."
Matrimony Bride FZW5433618
Matrimony ID - FZW5433618
30 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
"I have achieved my masters. I come from a middle class, traditional family. I only have one sibling and he is married. I am staying in Hyderabad. I am non vegetarian. I don't smoke or d..."
Matrimony Bride JDV6422258
Matrimony ID - JDV6422258
28 years / 5 ft 153 cm
"I have completed my masters in 2015 and working as Verification Engineer from 2016...."
Matrimony Bride BCF4113723
Matrimony ID - BCF4113723
34 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm

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Matrimony Bride JPB6761635
Matrimony ID - JPB6761635
29 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"My family is middle class and traditional. I have 2 siblings, of which 2 are married.( One sibling is divorced and married to different community.) I have passed my associates degree..."
Matrimony Bride WJK1437645
Matrimony ID - WJK1437645
32 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"I am not currently working however I have achieved my masters. I hail from a traditional, upper middle class family. I have 2 siblings, of which 1 are married. Based in Guntur. I don't ..."
Matrimony Bride KTK7497512
Matrimony ID - KTK7497512
28 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
"This profile is set by her father Panduranga. She graduated in Hyderabad and working in A Softwear Industries in Gachibowli, Hyderabad. I am looking for a suitable match who is working ..."
Matrimony Bride KTT7350458
Matrimony ID - KTT7350458
26 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
"I am staying in Hyderabad. Our family is upper middle class and we have traditional values. I only have 1 sibling. I am working full time and have successfully completed my bachelors. I..."
Matrimony Bride NCS5081586
Matrimony ID - NCS5081586
26 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
"Residing in Hyderabad. I come from a traditional, middle class family. I have 2 siblings, of which 2 are married. I have passed my bachelors. I eat a non vegetarian diet. I don't smoke ..."
Matrimony Bride CDK1314125
Matrimony ID - CDK1314125
31 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
"Very fun loving person. Presently working in Hyderabad. Looking for an honest life partner, who can be a good friend for life long. Can't tolerate dishonesty. My marriage lasted f..."
Matrimony Bride NWH7860003
Matrimony ID - NWH7860003
25 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
"Currently living in Gulbarga. I am from a middle class, traditional family. I have 1 sibling. I am not currently working however.i am final year in my degree soon I gonna complete it. I..."
Matrimony Bride DHT0703433
Matrimony ID - DHT0703433
22 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
"I have done my bachelors and am currently working full time. My family is upper middle class and traditional. I have 1 sibling. Living in Pune. I am non vegetarian. I don't smoke or dri..."
Matrimony Bride NJL5947591
Matrimony ID - NJL5947591
36 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
"I am not currently working however I have passed my masters. Our family is middle class and traditional. I only have one sibling and they are happily married. Currently living in Hydera..."
Matrimony Bride WRV4669748
Matrimony ID - WRV4669748
20 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
"Currently living in Bellary. I hail from a middle class, traditional family. I only have 1 sibling and they are married. I don't smoke or drink. I am eggetarian...."
Matrimony Bride ZCL5009584
Matrimony ID - ZCL5009584
33 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
"I am based in Pune and working as an software professional for an investment bank in Pune. Our family is upper middle class and we believe in simple living high thinking. I am born and..."
Matrimony Bride YDH7365287
Matrimony ID - YDH7365287
29 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
"I have created this profile on behalf of my daughter. I am not currently working however I have done my honours degree. Our family is middle class and traditional. I have 1 sibling. Cur..."

Telugu Shaadi

The wedding attire of white and red,
As a symbol of purity and strength they led,
The couple separated by a curtain,
Will soon get united for certain,
The use of rice in the rituals,
Is a sure treat for visuals,
Jeerakalla Bellamu

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What is Telugu matrimony?

Telugu matrimony, also known as 'Pelli', takes place between a bride and groom whose mother tongue is Telugu. Other than Hindi, Telugu is the only language that is predominately spoken in more than one state within India. It is the 3rd most spoken language in India.

Telugu still contains parts of Sanskrit and has been deemed a classical language by the Government of India.

Traditionally, Telugu matrimonial ceremonies were a long affair and often lasted up to 16 days. More recently, the length of the ceremony has on average, been reduced to 5 days. In Telugu marriages, one can observe a pinch of similarity from Tamil ones, with a vast amount of uniqueness.

Jeelakarra Bellam

The bride and the groom apply a paste of jeera (cumin) and jaggery on each other's hands from under the curtain. This ritual denotes their inseparable and unbreakable bond. The priest chants some Vedic mantras and the terasella are removed. This is the first time the bride and groom see each other during the wedding ceremony. This is sometimes pronounced Jeerakalla Bellamu rather than Jeelakarra Bellam.

To know more about Telugu matrimonial alliance let's divide the whole event as pre-wedding, wedding and post-wedding events.

What are the Telugu wedding rituals?

Among Telugu people, marriage is often decided by the elders but consent of boy and girl is equally important.

Engagement (Nischitartham) - After the families and the couple are ready for alliance an engagement ceremony is performed. It is not meant for mere exchange of rings but signifies the announcement of marriage date (Muhurtham) to the society. Elders of the family bless the couple for their future married life. Gifts are showered to the bride by her mother in law.

Pendikoothuru - This ritual is similar to the haldi ceremony of the north where a paste of oil and turmeric is applied to bride and groom. This event takes place separately in both the houses.

Snathakam - This ritual which is performed at groom's house, involves the groom wearing a silver thread as a symbol of his readiness to take responsibility for family life.

Kashi Yatra - This is a very playful and light moment where the groom jokingly announces he is going to Kashi for spiritual studies, renouncing worldly pleasures like marriage. The bride's brother then attempts to convince him to marry his sister. Finally, the groom agrees to marry his sister.

Mangal Snaanam - This signifies the holy bath to purify the body and soul before tying the nuptial knot. It takes place separately in both the houses. Oil is then applied to bride and groom. Aarti is then performed to ward off the evil-eye from the couple.

Gauri Pooja - This ritual is performed by the bride to seek blessings of goddess Gauri, who is a symbol of fertility according to Hindu mythology.

Ganesh Pooja - The groom performs the Ganesh pooja at the mandap until the bride arrives to ward off any evils or obstacles.

Terasella - The bride is accompanied to the mandap by her maternal uncles. In some communities the bride sits in a rice basket and is carried to the mandap. A curtain referred to as a Terasella, separates the bride and groom as they are not yet permitted to see each other.

Kanyadaan - After washing the feet of the groom, the bride's father gives his daughter's hand. The groom promises to take care of her.

Madhuparkam - The bride and groom made to change into their traditional wedding attire which is a cotton clothing of white color with red border (saree for bride and dhoti for the groom). White and red colors are the symbol of purity and strength respectively. They are, now ready for next set of rituals.

Jyotulu Sumangali - During this ritual, a group of married women known as Sumangali carry trays of lamps made from rice flour, sugar, and milk along with two trays of rice. The lamps are lit, as a symbol of brightness in the married life of couple while the rice represents prosperity. The Mangalsutram is placed on top of the rice.

Mangalsutra Dharana

The mangalsutra or thali is a necklace consisting a yellow thread and two pendants tied together. The groom ties this around the bride's neck in three knots, signifying their physical, mental, and spiritual union. The three knots also refer to the groom's promise to care for his wife and not hurt her either through thoughts (manasa), speech (vacha), or deeds (karmana).

Talambralu - During this ritual, the bride and groom are showed with tumeric colored rice as a symbol of happiness and prosperity in each other's life. This is followed by the garlanding ceremony.

Saptapadi - The couple perform circumambulation of the holy fire and take the seven vows of marriage. The vows are by the Sthaalipaakam during which the groom places silver rings on the second toes of his bride's feet.

Appagintalu - This signifies that the bride is now officially separated from her maternal family and is now a part of her husband's family.

Vidaai - The bride waves goodbye to her maternal family, marking the end of the wedding ceremony.

Telugu Post-Wedding Rituals

Grihpravesha - This ritual involves welcoming the couple to their new home. The groom's mother performs aarthi of the couple and bride steps in with her right foot while demounting a pot filled with rice.

Mangalsutra Union - After 16 days of marriage, the two pendants of the mangalsutra are removed from the thread and strung on a gold chain, separated by a few gold or black beads to prevent them from banging into each other. This represents a harmonious relationship between the bride's and groom's families. The bride is expected to bathe and wear new clothes before wearing her united mangal sutra.