Kshatriyas, since ancient times, constituted the ruling order and military force, which continues to show their strong presence even in modern day Indian Army. The position and status of Kshatriya are achieved on the merits like gun, karma and swabhav of an individual. Apart from this, they also excel in social and literary fields.
Each festival and rituals play vital role in this community where Kshatriya woman observes several religious occasions with fervor and devotion. Likewise, Kshatriya marriage is also unique in nature having different flavors of performing rituals and ceremonies each having a deep-rooted meaning and significance. They continue to practice their traditions without detracting from the guidelines handed down through generations. The pre wedding ceremony comprises of Griha Shanti, Ganapati Sthapan, Pithi Dastoor and sacred thread rituals. The wedding ceremony comprises of Jaimala, Kanyadaan blessed with holy fire called Yagna with reciting Vedic mantras ended with Mangal Pheras. The bride remains behind the veil throughout the ceremony. The entire Kshatriya matrimony is vibrant and full of merriment with dance and songs creating the atmosphere for the bride and bridegroom to enter into a new phase of life with a happy and bright future.