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Matrimony Groom AOU0671181
Matrimony ID - AOU0671181
29 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"my self vinilkumar from kelamangalam krishnagiri district tamilnadu father name is sathynarayanan mother name is aruna I have one younger sister name is priyanka I am diong job is priva..."
Matrimony Groom RTP0853275
Matrimony ID - RTP0853275
49 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
"I am a warm friendly person with a great sense of humor I had an unfortunate arranged marriage in India which didn't go well but I want to start a new life and start all over again in t..."
Matrimony Groom TYC5366592
Matrimony ID - TYC5366592
40 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
"She should be very calm person. Pleasing personality. Should be very intelluctual.kind-hearted...."
Matrimony Groom FHS5047546
Matrimony ID - FHS5047546
32 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
"Currently I am working private company I love cricket and my family modret but value some tradition I have two sisters they married my father is pass way me and my mom stay Mumbai...."
Matrimony Groom EKT4723771
Matrimony ID - EKT4723771
26 years / 6 ft 1 in 186 cm
"She must be very fair beautiful and from an educated Rich and affluent family having both parents with a minimum height of 5.5 and above but below six feet. Preferably girls studying..."
Matrimony Groom WLC6528405
Matrimony ID - WLC6528405
43 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"Hi, thanks for stopping by. This is Krishnaa. I'm from Hyderabad. My hobbies and interests are nature, listening to music, fitness and traveling. I look younger than my age. These are m..."
Matrimony Groom UYK7463761
Matrimony ID - UYK7463761
30 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
"I introduce myself as Karthik, and I'm a chemist. I did my master's in chemistry. I'm working as a chemist for a reputed pharmaceutical industry in Bangalore. Earlier worked as a..."
Matrimony Groom HPT7750045
Matrimony ID - HPT7750045
28 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
"I'm so cool person, searching for good girl and traditional girl...."
Matrimony Groom MOD1607463
Matrimony ID - MOD1607463
39 years / 5 ft 1 in 155 cm
"Looking for my son working as an service staff at Honda genders. Chennai...."
Matrimony Groom FEY5286387
Matrimony ID - FEY5286387
29 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
"Me and my family living in Bangalore. I am working in government Healthdepartment. Our family simple and taditional...."
Matrimony Groom JHV9618823
Matrimony ID - JHV9618823
29 years / 6 ft 183 cm
"see look speak and after calculate a person Good are bad any way thank u...."
Matrimony Groom DSP3364108
Matrimony ID - DSP3364108
29 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"I am self-employed currently living in Denkanikottai ( near Bangalore ). I belong to a middle class, joint family with traditional values. I'm pets lover i don't like dowry system ..."
Matrimony Groom VJV8758664
Matrimony ID - VJV8758664
24 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
"I'm living in Hyderabad alone,, I need very frank and straightforward women...."
Matrimony Groom KAA6606258
Matrimony ID - KAA6606258
26 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
"Looking for varan This is guru completed bsc Working in retail as asst manager Looking for partner who can always be a back bone for me and share rest of my life..."
Matrimony Groom OVH1157408
Matrimony ID - OVH1157408
34 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
"My name is ramreddy and I work in the Private Sector as a Software Professional. I belong to a Rich / Affluent, Nuclear Family with Liberal Values. I have completed my MCA.I am looking ..."
Matrimony Groom ETO4527173
Matrimony ID - ETO4527173
33 years / 5 ft 11 in 181 cm
"Hi my Kellawor ravi kushal achari. Finding suitable girl who respect our traditional values and family...."
Matrimony Groom DEE3107202
Matrimony ID - DEE3107202
33 years / 6 ft 183 cm
"My brother in law is a manager with a Bachelor's degree currently working in private sector in near Rajahmundry. We come from an upper middle class, Nuclear family background with tradi..."
Matrimony Groom SYR8371553
Matrimony ID - SYR8371553
25 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
"Hai May name is VIJENDER REDDY Father name is ramreddy Mother name is bhagyamma..."
Matrimony Groom PBW1308266
Matrimony ID - PBW1308266
28 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
"Hi Looking profile for my brother mahesh who is fair and respects other values. We are settled in Bangalore joint family...."
Matrimony Groom YGJ6644403
Matrimony ID - YGJ6644403
34 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
"I got good moral values. Well educate and good understanding...."
Matrimony Groom TNW7846380
Matrimony ID - TNW7846380
25 years / 6 ft 1 in 186 cm
"After completion his master degree he was working at Corporate company due to take of his business he has resigned recently his job and take care of his father business. owning own hous..."
Matrimony Groom BLV1171173
Matrimony ID - BLV1171173
30 years / 5 ft 6 in 168 cm
"M very happy and energytic guy, expecting loving and caring person as life partner...."
Matrimony Groom CTT2711512
Matrimony ID - CTT2711512
30 years / 5 ft 10 in 178 cm
"I am simple and moderate person. I want to marry elite person. Age doesn't matter...."
Matrimony Groom JRD9627215
Matrimony ID - JRD9627215
32 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"Myself Ravik Kumar Regalla.. I did my B.Sc and B.A. Working for US Healthcare Industry for the past 10 years... I have a small mom and bro..Bro married and setteled in Adila..."
Matrimony Groom SRW4106341
Matrimony ID - SRW4106341
32 years / 6 ft 183 cm
"I am working in Naval Dock Yard in fire and safety department...."
Matrimony Groom ION8715237
Matrimony ID - ION8715237
27 years / 5 ft 8 in 173 cm
"I'm an software professional working in software company. in Embedded systems is my highest graduation. My goal to settle in abroad for earning money. My family is of 5 peopl..."
Matrimony Groom CWA2085624
Matrimony ID - CWA2085624
35 years / 5 ft 9 in 176 cm
Matrimony Bride UJL8462720
Matrimony ID - UJL8462720
33 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"I'm mother of two children. Looking for a partner who looks after my children as his own blood...."
Matrimony Bride JYO9148173
Matrimony ID - JYO9148173
22 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
"I come from a middle-class, traditional family. I have two siblings, of which one are married. I am not currently working however I have completed my bachelors. I don't smoke or d..."
Matrimony Bride UAF4362055
Matrimony ID - UAF4362055
41 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
"I have successfully finished my diploma and I am currently working part time in the field of sales professional, earning an above average salary. Our family is middle-class and moderate..."
Matrimony Bride HAU7003649
Matrimony ID - HAU7003649
29 years / 4 ft 11 in 150 cm
"This is himaja yarramsetty working as HR executivve and Admin in vijayawada living with mother (with My daughter). Want a groom who take care of my daughter along with my mother...."
Matrimony Bride QBW4821720
Matrimony ID - QBW4821720
34 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
"I am simple pet lover educated love traveling...."
Matrimony Bride JSO9873611
Matrimony ID - JSO9873611
28 years / 5 ft 153 cm
"she is completed 9 th Standard .Father & Mother Late,Sister 2,One sister married..."
Matrimony Bride UTM6253011
Matrimony ID - UTM6253011
21 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
"I have finished my bachelors. My family is upper-middle-class and traditional. I only have one sibling. I don't smoke or drink. I am non vegetarian...."
Matrimony Bride QID2837571
Matrimony ID - QID2837571
29 years / 4 ft 9 in 145 cm
"I have finished my bachelors and am currently working full time. Our family is middle-class and we have traditional values. I have three siblings. I eat a non vegetarian diet...."
Matrimony Bride IJK8252280
Matrimony ID - IJK8252280
35 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
"I Profile created by sibling. I set up this profile on behalf of my sister, Lavanya Samala She was born and got primary education in Bellampalli, Mancherial district, Telangana and did ..."
Matrimony Bride OPC6635736
Matrimony ID - OPC6635736
34 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
"we are 4members in our family. father doing rice business. Mother houe wife. younger brother running own mobile shop. we are staying own house in chennai. for more details contact...."
Matrimony Bride PEC2064716
Matrimony ID - PEC2064716
26 years / 4 ft 6 in 137 cm
"I have a disabled person (handicapped) need a support while walking and manages all my daily stuff by own and completed my bachelors and am currently working full time. Our family is mi..."
Matrimony Bride WVY3638501
Matrimony ID - WVY3638501
24 years / 5 ft 2 in 158 cm
"We are from middle class family with traditional values. We are family of four. My father is a private employee and my mother is home-maker. I am an elder daughter got married and bless..."
Matrimony Bride QQM3817238
Matrimony ID - QQM3817238
30 years / 5 ft 7 in 171 cm
"I am working full time and have finished my diploma. Our family is middle-class and we have traditional values. I have one sibling. I don't smoke or drink. I am non vegetarian...."
Matrimony Bride UPY8781033
Matrimony ID - UPY8781033
37 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
"Hi,this is sunitha from hyderabad.. I did my master's degree in finance. We are from middle class family. Looking for a suitable groom from a good family background...."
Matrimony Bride BYH1450838
Matrimony ID - BYH1450838
36 years / 4 ft 8 in 143 cm
"I am working full time and have done my masters. I am from a traditional, middle-class family...."
Matrimony Bride UIW4650046
Matrimony ID - UIW4650046
30 years / 4 ft 11 in 150 cm

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Matrimony Bride HRG7682450
Matrimony ID - HRG7682450
30 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
"I have completed my masters and am currently working full time. I am from a upper-middle-class, moderate family. I only have one sibling. I am non vegetarian...."
Matrimony Bride PIB6543787
Matrimony ID - PIB6543787
25 years / 5 ft 3 in 161 cm
"My daughter sadhana is strong believer of Jesus she wants to be full time God' servant, she is broad-minded, cool. She doesn't want to do job at present. Ours is well-settled family in ..."
Matrimony Bride GAG6635043
Matrimony ID - GAG6635043
34 years / 5 ft 4 in 163 cm
"me house wife i completed ssc i have two kids kids age boy 14 years girl 9 years old.they are studying...."
Matrimony Bride STL8535766
Matrimony ID - STL8535766
28 years / 4 ft 9 in 145 cm
"I have completed my bachelors and i'm currently working full time. I am from a traditional, middle-class family. I have no siblings, M searching for a god fearing person...."
Matrimony Bride RMJ0351119
Matrimony ID - RMJ0351119
29 years / 5 ft 5 in 166 cm
"I have finished my masters and I am currently working full time. I come from a traditional, middle-class family. I have three siblings. I eat a non vegetarian diet. I don't smoke or dri..."

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.