|Interesting & Gripping Fun-filled Indian Wedding Games by parekhcards||26/09/2015 at 10:30|
Wedding is the start of a new life, not just for the bride and groom but also their families. Traditionally, there are multiple ceremonies and rituals which bring the families closer. With time, an innovative way of sealing the bond of the families is observed through various wedding games. It is the perfect way for newlyweds and their families to know each other well.
Albeit every moment of an Indian wedding leaves an impression on the minds of people, wedding games are the most influential ones in recent times! Various fun games are included in the ceremonies that makes the atmosphere light and fun-filled.
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Below mentioned are few of the unique and exciting wedding games that will surely leave a mark on your guests minds:
Antakshari: Antakshari has been the most classic and traditional function that has been a part of every Indian wedding since ages. Nothing else, but antakshari has always found its lovers on such occasions. It's a game full of joy and is fun to watch and play. It's a fantastic way of bringing families together.
This has been a popular game that involves music and songs. In this game, there are two sides (bride's side and the groom's side) from which each member sings turn by turn. A member of any one team will initiate by singing a song and the second team has to sing a different song that begins with the letter on which the previous song ended. This wedding game is really a treat to the eyes!
Hiding the Groom's Shoes: In every Hindu wedding, this ritual is one of the most awaited function for girls. Before entering the mandap, where the holy rituals are performed, the groom is directed to remove his shoes. The bride's sister grabs the groom's shoes and hides it. Once the marriage ceremony gets over, the bride's sister demands money in return of the shoes and the negotiations and the sweet pranks that takes place becomes the fun moment for all.
After a great deal of negotiations, the bride's sister wins a handsome amount and she returns the shoes to the groom. Again, this wedding game of hiding the groom's shoes has been a part of the wedding since ages.
Fish the Ring: This is a post marriage ceremony that takes place between the newlyweds. In this, the couple is made to sit facing each other and a large bowl of milk is placed at the centre. Along with rose petals, a ring is dropped in this milk and the couple is asked to look for it. Whoever among the two gets the ring first is declared the winner. Usually, three rounds of this game take place to give multiple chance. It is believed that, the one who wins the game rules the roost for the entire life.
Bride & Groom Quiz: This is one contemporary type of wedding game that finds many of its lovers! Basically, it is played to see how well the couple knows each other. It involves various personal questions asked to the bride and the groom privately. Questions like favorite dish, color, place etc. are asked to them. Obviously, the person who answers the most questions correctly is the winner.
Albeit, it's a part of the majority of the Indian wedding, it's mostly seen in the arranged marriage where the couple has just started to know each other well.
Paper Dance: What better way than the paper dance to bring the newlyweds more closer! This famous game involving couples needs them to dance on a paper. As the music changes, the paper needs to be folded. If any one of the partner step out of the paper, the couple is disqualified. The couple who manages till the end is the winner.
For the upcoming wedding in your family, plan at the earliest to involve these wedding games. I can assure you that you will surely see the family bonding going more and more strong. Also, the moment of the wedding game will surely be unforgettable!