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Anant Ambani, Radhika Merchant wedding functions begin with Mameru ceremony.
Jul 04, 2024 12:28 pm

Divya Delhi; Anant Ambani and Radhika Merchant's wedding festivities began with the Gujarati 'Mameru' ceremony on Wednesday. Held at the Ambani residence Antilia, this Gujarati tradition saw Radhika’s maternal uncle showering her with sweets and gifts. The Gujarati ceremony takes place separately at the bride/bridegroom house .From the groom's side, Nita Ambani's mother Purnima Dalal and her sister Mamta Dalal and other close relatives came together to bless the couple.The pre-wedding celebrations are just the start of a series of events leading up to the grand wedding on July 13. The three-day-long wedding ceremonies will begin on July 12 with the Shubh Vivah function, followed by the Shubh Aashirwad ceremony on July 13, and conclude with the Mangal Utsav or wedding reception on July 14. Each event has a specific dress code, ranging from Indian traditional to Indian chic, ensuring a blend of cultural heritage and modern style .The grand wedding is set to take place at the lavish Jio World Convention Centre in Mumbai’s Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC). Notably, Varanasi’s famous Kashi Chaat Bhandaar will be part of the celebrations, offering a delightful taste of local cuisine. Ahead of the big day, Nita Ambani visited Varanasi, seeking blessings at the revered Kashi Vishwanath Temple. She invited Rakesh Keshari, the owner of the chaat stall, ensuring that his delicious treats would delight the guests.