Matchmaking kerala style

matchmaking kerala style

How do people get married in Kerala?

Marriage. In Kerala, people get married among those of the same caste and religion. Intra caste marriage is the usual norm. But now some have also started choosing partners irrespective of the caste and religion. With education and advancement the new generation has also opted for global dating and marriage.

What is marriage matching?

Marriage matching is done based on the birth stars and janma rashi of the people getting married. Marriage matching or match making is a solemn decision taken on behalf of the boy and a girl before they tie the knot to hold and to behold each other for the rest of their lives.

What are the rituals of marriage in India?

Marriage Rituals: The marriages have to be registered and government supports for the legal registration of marriages. In Christian community, the wedding preparations are known as ‘Madhuramvekal’. The groom gets his shaving and hair cut done. He is then applied with oil and is led to a customary bath.

What makes Kerala unique in terms of marriage?

The marriages have to be registered and government supports for the legal registration of marriages. It is a matter of pride that the people of Kerala, in the presence of such diverse religious communities, has a long tradition of religious amity. This is one factor which makes Kerala unique.

Why do girls in Kerala marry before the age of 22?

Why do girls in Kerala marry before the age of 22? Do you know about jaathakam [astrology]. It is because of that, large percentage of hindu kerala girls are forced to get married before 22. In spite of high literacy rate,most of the people believe in this so much and end up getting their son/daughter as per what is written in jaathakam.

What are the ceremonies of a Christian wedding in Kerala?

However, in Kerala, the ceremonies are simpler compared to those of the other parts of India. Christian weddings also have a betrothal. In the custom of the Syrian Christians, soon after the families show their interest in the marriage, the bride and groom meet each other.

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