Indian weddings are an epitome of elaborate rituals but not without a touch of all things Haute and designer wear! Especially for the bride-to-be! The wedding day is the most memorable one for the bride.
A Bengali Bride's Entrance is special...Called Saat Paak it is a beautiful site to be witnessed only at a Bengali wedding where the bride sits on a wooden stool called a pidi/piri, and is carried to the mandap by her brothers or uncles. The bride is not supposed to see her groom when she enters the mandap, so she has to keep her eyes covered with sacred beetle leaves. Keeping her lifted up on the stool, her brothers’ then walk around the groom seven times.