Sunday, April 17, 2011

Wedding of the Century- The British Royal Wedding

'Wedding of the Century', that was how the wedding of prince William, the future king to Britain, with Kate Middleton, his long time love, was dubbed by America's Star magazine in May, last year.  The wedding then was a speculation, for everything around it was tagged and sealed under top secret by the British royalty. Magazine's another speculation was that the wedding would be a whooping ''$40 million extravaganza”.


Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Vedic weddings

 How did traditional Indians wed and live in marriage?  An intriguing question, that was, until I read rig-veda, a traditional Indian text.  It was a translation by O.M. C Narayanan Nampoothiri from Sanskrit to the tongue of Keralites, Malayalam.