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Matrimony Groom VEN1066150
Matrimony ID - VEN1066150

30 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Hindu, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"My son is employed in private sector as a Process analyst currently based in Hyderabad. He is a responsible, friend..."
Matrimony Groom SHA8259740
Matrimony ID - SHA8259740

29 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
No Religion, No Religion, Telugu
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
"I am a scientist, I recently completed my doctorate and started working in Chennai at Pfizer. I am a rationalist an..."
Matrimony Groom VEN7252175
Matrimony ID - VEN7252175

24 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Yadav, Telugu
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"i am a cool guy with well educated and moral values searching for gud life patner..."
Matrimony Groom RAJ6450472
Matrimony ID - RAJ6450472

29 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Christian, Manglorean, Telugu
Other, Arunachal Pradesh, India
" dear sir praise the lord i am pastor my son also dung Evangelist we are locking for christen (pastor daughter) ..."
Matrimony Groom VEN6330656
Matrimony ID - VEN6330656

30 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Kamma, Telugu
Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am completed my education in guntur I like watching movies traveling I want kind,loving,soul met. My family is N..."
Matrimony Groom UDA0728654
Matrimony ID - UDA0728654

34 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Hindu, Telugu
Bellevue, Washington, USA
"Our family friend Uday is a software professional living in USA. We are looking for a suitable alliance for him. We..."
Matrimony Groom OJQ9500820
Matrimony ID - OJQ9500820

30 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Dhobi, Telugu
Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am Prabhakar, I have a Bachelor's degree and I am employed in Private Sector as an Engineer - Non IT 4 months be..."
Matrimony Groom NAR6203182
Matrimony ID - NAR6203182

34 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
Hindu, Naidu, Telugu
Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
"I'm brought up in Chennai, we are agricultural family now I'm doing exports in future I planned to produce electric..."
Matrimony Groom SAK0068631
Matrimony ID - SAK0068631

39 years / 4 ft 6 in 137 cm
Hindu, Brahmin, Telugu
Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India
"Hi, I am Santosh,, wheatish in complexion, Average in Body. I am employed Vijay Transmission Pvt Ltd., It's TLT Ind..."
Matrimony Groom KAD1701657
Matrimony ID - KAD1701657

22 years / 6 ft 1 in 186 cm
Hindu, Hindu, Telugu
Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh, India
"good life to all personal best life in word marriage life..."
Matrimony Groom VIS0385051
Matrimony ID - VIS0385051

27 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
Hindu, Hindu, Telugu
Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am looking for a bride who can understand me she need not be working. but should take care of the family. i am ..."
Matrimony Groom SYA3830832
Matrimony ID - SYA3830832

36 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Other, Telugu
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"Hi. This is going to be VERY bold. Request: Kindly check the pictures and profile details before sending request..."
Matrimony Groom RAJ3246360
Matrimony ID - RAJ3246360

39 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Naidu, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Hello !!...I am Rajesh,looking for a suitable match.My first marriage broke with in five months after marriage due ..."
Matrimony Groom VIJ9983889
Matrimony ID - VIJ9983889

27 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Kapu, Telugu
Other, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am Vijay. I studied MSc Organic chemistry. I am a lecturer at Sasi College. My aim is " to serve the poor people ..."
Matrimony Groom SAG5836466
Matrimony ID - SAG5836466

34 years / 4 ft 6 in 137 cm
Hindu, Kshatriya, Telugu
Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am became settled in good condition and I will be a good time for me My family is a good and traditional. ..."
Matrimony Groom MAN7933635
Matrimony ID - MAN7933635

37 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Other, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Hi, My name is Manohar and I am looking for a descent person who has an independent approach towards work&life.She ..."
Matrimony Groom SHI4125567
Matrimony ID - SHI4125567

26 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Kapu, Telugu
Los Angeles, California, USA
"I am 26 years old, 57 tall, with a medium build and cheerful outlook towards life. I am a CS graduate from UCM and ..."
Matrimony Groom RAG3431400
Matrimony ID - RAG3431400

24 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Hindu, Telugu
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
"my name is Raghu i am a student and part time job. my income is 2500$ to 3000$ per month and my masters complete 20..."
Matrimony Groom ARU1806393
Matrimony ID - ARU1806393

29 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Christian, Protestant, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am very unity Man and understanding other people. My family is Unity family. She should be Natural she can un..."
Matrimony Groom SLE4312767
Matrimony ID - SLE4312767

34 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Hindu, Arya Vysya, Telugu
Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
"Hi my family is nuclear family. I assure that I ll be-better half to you, you be luckiest to have all these wonderf..."
Matrimony Groom SAI1568682
Matrimony ID - SAI1568682

27 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Kamma, Telugu
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
"Hi, working as Software Design Engineer in Bangalore since 3 years. We are family of 5, recently we built own house..."
Matrimony Bride KON0607015
Matrimony ID - KON0607015

34 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Christian, Born Again, Telugu
Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Hi iam very down to earth and very peppy and bubbly Pretty attractive and well educated. Pampered for sure.loves t..."
Matrimony Bride DHA9563744
Matrimony ID - DHA9563744

29 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Kamma, Telugu
Eluru, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am Naga Dhanalakshmi Undavalli,born n boughtup in West Godavari andhrapradesh from Traditional family very self r..."
Matrimony Bride RAM7801183
Matrimony ID - RAM7801183

29 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Christian, Protestant, Telugu
Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am cool and calm My family is traditional..."
Matrimony Bride ASH6252822
Matrimony ID - ASH6252822

27 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Christian, CSI, Telugu
Eluru, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am her mother my daughter had completed M. Pharmacy and working as a pharmacist in d. R. D. A outsourcing she is ..."
Matrimony Bride THA4742937
Matrimony ID - THA4742937

22 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Hindu, Telugu
Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India
"She's studying mechanical engineering final year,she's like treditional and she interested understanding,lovable pe..."
Matrimony Bride SAI5682153
Matrimony ID - SAI5682153

33 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Other, Telugu
Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am Sailaja...From Vizag,currently working Bangalore in Auditing Firm. Loves cooking and visiting new places. My ..."
Matrimony Bride SHR0562604
Matrimony ID - SHR0562604

25 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Hindu, Reddy, Telugu
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
"I am seeking a suitable partner for my lovely sister. She has completed her Masters.An enthusiastic, intelligent g..."
Matrimony Bride NAV6575222
Matrimony ID - NAV6575222

28 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Other, Telugu
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
"I am navlaxmi, looking for a manglik guy from Mumbai based only with good nature and job. My family is 5 members..."
Matrimony Bride MTU6373775
Matrimony ID - MTU6373775

25 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Kamma, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am completed lam leaving with my parents love my parents My family is good familly loving nature He s..."
Matrimony Bride VID8415622
Matrimony ID - VID8415622

33 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Padmashali, Telugu
Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am vidya kalyani I came from middle class and nuclear family. Traditional family. My family is my father Rt..."
Matrimony Bride NAG7685738
Matrimony ID - NAG7685738

27 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Vellama, Telugu
Eluru, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am calm goodperson I am studying nagajunauniversity igoal I am a good woman My family is 4members father is lorr..."
Matrimony Bride KEE8507114
Matrimony ID - KEE8507114

31 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Kapu, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"i have done my post graduation from osmania university. presently working in a private company. father - rtd moth..."
Matrimony Bride DEV2564618
Matrimony ID - DEV2564618

29 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Padmashali, Telugu
Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I like to play computer doing become a good lawyer.parents. My family is good and traditio..."
Matrimony Bride SAR5478514
Matrimony ID - SAR5478514

19 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
Hindu, Reddy, Telugu
Khammam, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am complete intermediate, My family is only onesister,no brothers, He should be modern and good family ..."
Matrimony Bride HIM8761867
Matrimony ID - HIM8761867

48 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
Hindu, Other, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am dedicated honest and understanding...I like music listening.i have 2 kids married and settled now iam staying ..."
Matrimony Bride THO3111825
Matrimony ID - THO3111825

37 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
Hindu, Hindu, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Matrimony Bride KUR9529223
Matrimony ID - KUR9529223

28 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
Hindu, Kuruba, Telugu
Mahbubnagar, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am understanding mind, think positive,all is well My family is 3brothers,those are married, parents are late He..."
Matrimony Bride SWE7481524
Matrimony ID - SWE7481524

28 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
Hindu, Hindu, Telugu
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am very simple and kind hearted My family is traditional and gives values to relations He should be from M..."
Matrimony Bride SAN2797617
Matrimony ID - SAN2797617

27 years / 5 ft 153 cm
Hindu, Other, Telugu
Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India
"I am santhi i complet mba l have prepare for compitative exame My family is my fother is former i have 2 brothers ..."
Matrimony Bride VEN4435316
Matrimony ID - VEN4435316

26 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
Hindu, Naidu, Telugu
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
"Looking for Friendly husband with professional backward, happy when it is finance..."
Matrimony Bride SAN7234266
Matrimony ID - SAN7234266

26 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
Hindu, Hindu, Telugu
Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
"Hi I cool parson I understand everyone, I poor family never dowry plz don't exaccept mony understand my cast sc man..."

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.

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About 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.

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

Pre-Weddings 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.

Wedding Day Rituals

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.

Jeerakalla-Bellamu - 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.

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.

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 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.