Talambralu - The Ritual Of Happiness

Talambralu - The Ritual Of Happiness

A Telugu wedding ritual, Talambralu is metaphoric to the couple's life ahead filled with happiness, prosperity and understanding.

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During this ritual, the bride and groom exchange garlands and the shower each other with pearls and rice mixed along with saffron and turmeric.

south Indian wedding ritual - talambralu

The rice is predominantly used because it is the staple diet of the state, it is considered auspicious for rituals. 

Telegu wedding - Talambralu

It takes place after tying the knot and what begins with taking turns soon becomes a hilarious competition between the couple, the guests also sprinkle the couple with flower petals and rice in the form of blessings for their future together. 

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