Akanksha and Priyam’s Rajwada Wedding
The inter-culture marriage is a story of two souls deeply in love. The wedding was nothing short of a fairy-tale, which heritage and culture as their canvas.
The wedding was attended by close family and dear friends making it a chirpy and fun affair. The functions spanned over two days full of love and laughter. As the guests were welcomed with the beating of the dhols, and the regal flower shower, the afternoon was spent rejoicing the Pool side Mela themed ‘Mehendi’ function.
Mehendi ceremony brought together the two families, who greeted each other with warm hugs and affection under the blue sky of a warm March afternoon. The event brought together bright colorful palates adorned with hand-picked ceramic vases and loads of pin wheels, this added to the overall flavor to the local Mela Vibe.
The bride made sure to bring along her Paw- baby : ‘Robin’, the super Pug to his parents wedding. The colorful rightly chosen ‘Lehenga’ made quite a statement as the bride posed the perfect twirl with her Bohemian style patch work layered skirt with dazzling mirror work bustier, designed by famous Ricco India outfits.
The evening saw glitter and glamour with the blooming lotus themed Sangeet function where Akanksha showcased her vivacious style, as she danced to the typical Bollywood 90’s Govinda song : ” KISI DISCO MEIN JAYE” with her better half following her tunes.
Akanksha wore a glittering silver custom-made ball-gown with ostrich feather silver embedded bead work designed by RICCO INDIA, that stood out as she carried it like a queen. The evening ended
with dancing and romanticizing on Bollywood tunes, where many DJ’s who were part of the guest list showcased their talent and played the foot-tapping beats.
The moment that stole everyone’s heart was when the couple jumped into the pool right after their – Patang themed Haldi ceremony. The event witnessed colorful kite flying competition that took place on the chajja/ chaat of the property. The pink and the yellow with gota pasting not only elevated the set-up but set the fusion theme highlighting the attire of the couple as well.
Wedding and Reception:
The scenic view of the mountains encircling the property with clear blue sky became the perfect background for the wedding ceremony. The crystals shone, the flowers spoke and the birds played the music as the couple exchanged the garlands on the roof-top of the property – The Caste, Mewar, Udaipur .
The wedding was styled and curated by Parinaya Sutra, wedding planners that focused on depicting a Rajwda style fairy-tale as envisaged by the couple and their family.,
The Royal entry of the groom in a vintage car with an entourage was exceptional; as the background of majestic mountains added to the reception. The beautiful bride accompanied by dancers dressed in the royal Rajasthani outfit stood out with grace.
The reception ceremony followed with dancing and clicking beautiful pictures against the ombre floral backdrop. Magical fire works, studded the sky with hundreds of diamonds that shone on the couple. The food, the ambience and the people made this a memorable event. The whole event was designed keeping in mind the essentials of Royal Rajasthan.