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Continued from Wedding Part 1 A wedding Reception, ladies, gentlemen and others, may at the outset appear exciting. I was thrilled about wearing my beige suit and pose for the photographers. I was all set to devour the huge shower of attention that my better half and I would be getting. Things are not what…

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Click on images to see bigger pictures. I have tried to explain the rituals in the pics; if there are any inaccuracies, forgive me, and I’d be grateful if you suggested corrections. Suman. The wedding area. Consists of the couple, priest, and a holy fire. It is decorated with Jasmine and other flowers. I wash…

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27 June 2004 – 900 Hrs Chitra hollers on the phone about the importance of my getting a facial done and coloring my hair to hide the few gray hair that found the perfect time to show up. After some thought I agreed to it with the reluctance of a rat in a cat’s mouth.…

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You are invited people! After a marathon courtship of close to five years Chitra and I are tying the knot. Be there to share the moment of our lives. Read your invitation Write to me: suman (at) sumankumar(dot)com…

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After a marathon long-distance courtship of four and a half years, Chitra and I are tying the knot. Be there to share the moment, wish us luck, and see us off as we take our first step towards a journey of a life time. See you at the wedding! write to me: sumank [at] gmail…

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After a marathon long-distance courtship of four and a half years, Chitra and I are tying the knot. Be there to share the moment, wish us luck, and see us off as we take our first step towards a journey of a life time. “When? Where? Whaat?” -> More information here. So all ye blogger…

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The invitations are printed. The wedding suit is ready. Chitra’s found her makeup woman (phew!). I need to: book tickets Chennai-Bangalore-Chennai for my entire family (ouch!). I need to shop for Chitra’s sari and my Silk ‘Veshti (dhoti)’. I found a flat on the fifth floor with a breath-taking view and a 450 sq.ft private…

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Kanchi is a sleepy little town 70 KM (about 40 miles?) from Chennai. And close to 75% of its population is dependent on the Silk Saree business. The Kanchipuram Silk Saree is hand-woven with dyed silk yarn with interleaved designs made with ‘Jari’ – a Silk thread twisted with a thin Silver wire and then…

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Chithu’s been asking me to write a ‘nice’ invitation copy. I think that it shouldn’t be arhaic or formal. She differs. So, I am forced to write copy like ‘We solicit your esteemed presence on the occasion yada yada yada grace the occasion yada yada yada’ Yikes! Any ideas people? Write to me: suman (at)…

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With only two months to go for my wedding, I am on a buying-spree. I got a TV (Samsung Plano) and last evening bought a Fridge (240 Litres, Electrolux-Kelvinator. DOuble-door). I need to buy some furniture too and oh shit I have to look for an apartment on rent… bye! Write to me: suman (at)…

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