Those tiny palms with which you crawled on the floor, where you pasted superman and batman stickers and held your favorite lollypop, grew up over the years to be someone else’s. A time comes in everyone’s life when they prepare to exchange vows and hold the hands of their partner forever. Yes you got me right, I am talking about wedding- one of the most blissful events of life celebrated in the aura of sparkling lights, blooming flowers, live music and showers of blessings. As a child grows over the years, along with them, their parents too dream of making their beloved tie the nuptial knot in a grand manner. They dream of heavenly destinations, lightened surrounding and ringing of wedding bells. And even they travel from one country to another for their kids to get married in a destination that is the best amongst all.
Rajasthan is one such royal destination in India where the majestic forts and palaces gets decked up with light, sound and flower to welcome the heavenly event of life. The illuminated palaces bring in the royal prince majestically in his chariot and the princess waits decked up as gorgeous as ever to tie the knot. Rose petals shower from the sky and people present over there dance to the trumpet and folk music to soak in the plush celebration. Magical moments are created, reverberation of heritage, culture and tradition could be heard, hearts are touched and history is repeated when tradition and glamour merges at a royal wedlock.
Out of several forts and palaces in this cultural state of India, Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur plays a host to royal marriage ceremonies. The Palace on a hilltop in the blue city is always picturesque and stunning. The palace hotel is a perfect venue for regal weddings as it features all kinds of traditional and modern amenities. This yellow sandstone architecture spread over 26 acres of green gardens lets every couples dream come true. The Ramayana murals, an elegant library and a private museum bear a perfect testimony to traditional weddings. Folk performers, dancers, musicians and traditional drummers along with a wedding band create an ethereal wedding experience. Splendid in isolation and borne out of whimsical fantasy is what sets Umaid Bhawan apart from all other wedding destinations.
Within the surrounding of a hazy desert the wedding bells are heard as clear as the cloudless morning sky and the lights shimmer like a full moon night. The gorgeous wedding dress of the bride punctuates best with the dazzling decoration of the walls of the palace. The weddings solemnized over here leave unforgettable mark and happens to be a romantic affair of life. A vivid food menu from the hotels finest restaurants containing Rajasthani to Italian cuisines pinches the guests tongue for an inconsiderable stretch of time. These royal weddings are also a feast to the visitors’ eye. They can stay in guest rooms constructed in Rajasthani style and enjoy desert safari around the Aravalli ranges.
Tying the nuptial knot in the majestic forts and palaces of Rajasthan is no less than a fairy tale. Rajasthan also became tinsel town’s hot destination for wedlock ceremonies. Plan your once in a lifetime event in Jodhpur’s very own Umaid Bhawan Palace and get adorned by the royal charm and medieval endeavor far away from the common wedding venues.