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When singer Akriti Kakar tied the knot.

Listening to Akriti Kakar talk about her significant other feels like they’ve been together forever.

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Kalki through the looking-glass

As we entered Amy Billimoria’s House of Design in Juhu, Mumbai, we knew we were not in Kansas anymore. The store exudes a happy feeling. From the décor of the store to the clothes housed within it, we could tell that this was going to be a departure from a traditional bridal makeover.

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Sonam and Paras Modi share their marriage mantra…

We met at a common friend’s wedding in Lonavla, after which we started meeting almost twice a week with friends. We got along like a house on fire; it felt so comfortable talking to each other, it was like we were long lost friends. The initial courtship felt more like a game of hide and seek. We didn’t want to tell people yet as we were still getting to know each other.

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9 Aug

Your guide to an Indian wedding feast

The big fat Indian wedding is a traditional affair and it is evident on the elaborate food platter as multi-cuisine buffets are now passé. Read on to know more

Unarguably, food and beverage is one of the most noteworthy aspects of the festivities and calls for some imagination and meticulous planning. Hosting a wedding feast involves Herculean tasks of deciding on the menu, zeroing on the caterers, carefully seating guests to arranging food counters based on their preferences. Giving the guests an ultimate culinary experience at a wedding is not a cakewalk.

For over 40 years, Amit Dua, the founder of FNB India, has cooked up delicacies and helmed many a well-catered celebration. “Food plays such a key role in Indian culture that every wedding is remembered for the variety and quality of the fare. It is a matter of pride for the host. Wedding menus take months to plan with multiple rounds of tastings and adjustments,” says Dua.

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15 Jun

Tasteful traditions

From appetisers to main course and desserts, wedding menus continue to reflect our love for the classics. FWT serves up the five staples that have proven to be all-time favourites

Attending an Indian wedding can truly be a multisensory experience—foot-tapping music, plush venues, lavish hospitality and of course, scrumptious fare! And despite the growing influence of international trends on celebrations in India, the food is one aspect that relies on tradition and local culture. Here are the top five favourites that have made it to menus at almost every Indian wedding!

 

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