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#ShaadiGyaan: Everything You Need To Know About Choodha!


Wedding is one of the biggest life changing event, from trousseau to home to everything else changes in a girl's life. The auspicious event not only brings the two souls together but also brings their family and friends together. In Indian weddings, every ritual and ceremony holds a deeper meaning and importance and one such ceremony that's loved by all is Choodha.

Know all about choodha!

Choodha ceremony is a pert of a Punjabi wedding and is specially held for the bride-to-be. It is held on the morning of the wedding day. Choodha is a set of red and white bangles. It's one of the sweetest and unforgettable memory for a bride. The choodha is gifted by the bride's maternal uncle (mama) and aunt (mami).
Havan or Pooja is done during the choodha ceremony. The bangles are first dipped in milk and rose petals, before it's put on bride's wrist by her maternal uncle. And  then it's covered by a white cloth, so that the bride doesn't see it till the time of wedding ceremonies.

Significance of Choodha!
Choodha is an important part of 'solah sringar' of a Punjabi bride. It is one of the symbol of a new bride. It is said to bring goodluck for the new couple. It is worn for a minimum period of 40-45 days after the wedding day.
This is the story behind the choodha which we all love! 

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