Sikh Wedding

Preparations at Home

If Sri Guru Granth Sahib is installed at home, it is usually kept in a separate room out of reverence and respect. Any religious ceremonies at home center around Sri Guru Granth Sahib.


The family reads Sri Guru Granth Sahib in the morning before departing. Here the grooms mother performs the duties.

Receiving the ceremonial sword for the day from his uncle.

Everyone performs Ardas the common Sikh prayer.


Bowing down before
Sri Guru Granth Sahib.

Receiving a mouthfull of traditional
sweets from his mother.