A Traditional Hindu Wedding – Anjima + Arun at Attukal Temple, Trivandrum

Kerala Hindu weddings are known for being short, quick and very calm, compared to other Indian Weddings. Next to Guruvayur, probably Attukal temple in Trivandrum witness a lot of weddings in the state. Devotees in Trivandrum believe that it’s auspicious to get married at Attukal temple. As we are based in Trivandrum, we get to capture numerous weddings at the temple premises. Here are some creative photojournalist images from Anjima and Arun’s Thalikettu ceremony held here.

A common practice in Trivandrum weddings is to have a thalikettu at the temple and conduct rest of the ceremony and lunch at an auditorium. This couple got married at the temple and had their wedding ceremony at Vaikundam Auditorium near Sree Padmanabha Swamy temple.