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Book News Annotation:

This ultimate guide to having an Indian wedding outside of India offers vibrant color photos on every page, showcasing a range of Indian-American customs across faiths and cultures. Stories and tips from newlyweds in the US are included throughout. The book progresses from basic pre-wedding planning and budgeting through the groom's arrival and the bride's departure, with details on Hindu ceremonies, Sikh weddings, rituals of the Christian Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church, and Muslim traditions. An entire section is devoted to make-up, hair, dress, jewelry, and mehndi, with tips on shopping abroad. The last part of the book presents photo-illustrated wedding diaries of five couples. The book includes a list of web sites of professional photographers, wedding planners, hair, make up and mehndi salons, clothing retailers, and stationary vendors, plus a glossary of wedding customers from around India, organized by region. Author Chawla has a degree in journalism. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Following in the footsteps of tradition, Indian American couples are marking their impressions on an inherited culture. Through a mix of approachable text and scintillating photography, this book is a visual guide to Indian American weddings today. Resources include beauty and shopping tips, budgets, and schedules to help anyone who is planning an Indian wedding. But beyond that, this book will inspire couples to recreate the beauty of the rich Indian cultureone that is famous worldwide for its wedding celebrations.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780764335471
Author:
Chawla, Simran
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing
Subject:
Weddings
Subject:
Cooking and Food-Weddings
Publication Date:
20101231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
144

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"Synopsis" by , Following in the footsteps of tradition, Indian American couples are marking their impressions on an inherited culture. Through a mix of approachable text and scintillating photography, this book is a visual guide to Indian American weddings today. Resources include beauty and shopping tips, budgets, and schedules to help anyone who is planning an Indian wedding. But beyond that, this book will inspire couples to recreate the beauty of the rich Indian cultureone that is famous worldwide for its wedding celebrations.
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