Category Archives: Weddings in Kashmir

Discover all you need to know about weddings in Kashmir.

Types of Female Folk in Kashur Khandar

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Kashur khandar is all fun with the lovely female folk. Starting from cute chubby toddlers dressed in beautiful uncomfortable dresses to old great grannies who have only one job “Doikher karun”.   Now let me tell you some categories.   My fav are those chulbuli, chan chabeli type girls namely janu, sonu, monu, simi, pinki, […]

Here’s Everything You Need to Know About a Kashmiri Pandit Wedding

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Here’s Everything You Need to Know About a Kashmiri Pandit Wedding Weddings are quite an elaborate affair, and Kashmiri weddings are more so! The seemingly never-ending list of pre-wedding, wedding, and post-wedding functions is something most Kashmiris are familiar with. And that’s what makes the amalgam of love, beauty and families (or simply, marriage), more […]

Pre Wedding Shoot 2019: Location Kashmir

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Here is a compilation of prewedding shoots that took place in Kashmir in early part of 2019. The credit for this video goes to Weddings by Knottydays, Ombre by Harsheen Jammu, Light Lock Productions, Satellite Video, Tabridals, Mastervisualstudio, RK Wedding Photography, Harry Fashion Foto and World Wedding cinema. Music and vocal credit go to Umer […]

List of Kashmir Wedding Videographers and Photographers

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If you are planning for a wedding shoot in Kashmir below list of wedding photographers will be helpful for you. The list shows major players only while there are many other numerous photographers and videographers in Kashmir. Tips Negotiate well with them. Ask about the camera which they will use Take in writing when the […]

Meet Kanika, a Bhopalian Married to a Kashmiri Who Tells Why She has Fallen in Love With Kashmir and Kashmiris

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Tell us about yourself Myself Kanika, born and brought-up in Bhopal and married to a Kashmiri , so I am a Kashmiri Bride and a true Bhopali. I am a software engineer and also have a degree in fashion designing. I also run a blog under the label MASHIYAT. How did you convince your parents to […]

Here’s Another Fascinating Pre-Wedding Shoot in Srinagar

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Shoot: Post-engagement pre-wedding shoot Couple: Pearl & Rupinder Location: Srinagar – Lalit / Dal Lake / Pari Mahal Date:  Nov 2017 Photographer: Cheema Karan Cheema Photography can be contacted at +91 – 9988236033 or [email protected] Check other places to have a pre or post wedding shoot in Kashmir. 

Meet The Kashmiri Designer Whose Latest Bridal Collection is Just Stunning

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Tell us about yourself  I am Mariya Ashraf. My family is basically from Sopore, I was born and brought up in Srinagar and currently, I am settled in Qatar. I have done MBA from Amity University and MS from New York University, US. I am a certified project manager. Above everything else, I am a […]

The Other Side of Marriage For A Woman

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Maheer Ashraf Baba is a writer who considers herself as a staunch feminist. She started writing at the age of 11 and her first poem was titled, “A Girl.” She has published several articles and poems in newspapers and magazines. She mostly writes on issues that pinch deep down somewhere. Writing is her passion and […]

Here is Everything About a Kashmiri Wedding

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The traditional Kashmiri wedding is quite a sophisticated affair.  It constitutes of a series of traditions which are religiously followed by both the bride and the groom and their respective families. Today on Gyawun, we are going to give you an overview of how the whole process of Kashmiri Muslim weddings is carried out. 1. […]

Stages Of Being A Kashmiri Bride

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Ring ceremony/Engagement Mehndi And the journey with the gold jewelry begins… Ring ceremony/Engagement day When the families meet each other Mehndi raat When the bride receives the shagun mehndi from here in-laws Mehndi raat  Find the name 😉 Mehndi raat And the fun continues all through the night… Aaab Sherun… Day of Baraat Getting ready..   […]

This Stunning Destination Wedding Shoot in Kashmir Will Mesmerise You


Kashmir is called Paradise on Earth for a good reason! It truly is so mesmerising that when the WeddingNama couple Kiran & Vipul wanted to shoot in snow, Gulmarg was the first choice! Everyone, specially the couple braved negative temperatures to do something that had never been done before. WeddingNama planned the shoot in February […]

10 Pie-Charts That Perfectly Sum Up Kashmiri Weddings


Here are some things which happen before, in and after Kashmiri weddings. When someone says I dint not eat anything When the invitation card clearly mentions lunch will be served at 2PM Why people want you to marry When someone has a grand wedding When someone has a simple wedding In a Kashmiri wedding When […]