Uttar Pradesh (also known as UP) is a multicultural state with several communities and castes residing from various religions. It is the second largest state of India comprises of major cities like Lucknow, Noida, Kanpur, and Agra. In UP a major group comprises of the backward classes, scheduled castes and tribes.
Some of the caste system in UP comprises of Yadav, Agrawal, Arora, Baniya, kayashta and Khatri. U.P. is the state having lots of religious importance where festivals are celebrated with great devotion. The ceremonies, festivals, marriages are performed based on original roots. The trademark of UP matrimony is that they are simple yet advanced.
With a variety of festive moods, marriages in the state are the most celebrated occasion. Marriage is believed to have destined in the heavens, which are blessed to be accomplished on this beautiful planet earth. Typically, UP marriage rituals are long affair with a lot of splendor and show. Wedding in UP are organized in a banquet hall or a farmhouse, as the invitees are quite big in number. The marriage in UP is set of rituals and ceremonies that start with Chuda, Sehrabandi, Ghodi Chadna, Varmala and Phera ceremony and exchanging of garlands taking vow of leading life together. The family, friends and relatives bestow the bride and groom with numerous gifts. The wedding feast is grand overloaded with extravagant vegetarian food.