Gallery: 100 Indian couples wed in free mass wedding ceremony

Published: June 16, 2014


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An Indian bride laughs as she is taken in a horse driven chariot during a mass wedding organized by a social organization for a hundred couple from the economically weaker sections of the society in New Delhi, India, Sunday, June 15, 2014. AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal

VANCOUVER DESI

About 100 Indian couples got married in New Delhi this weekend – all at the same time.

Narayan Sewa Sansthan, a social organization in India, organized the free mass wedding ceremony on Sunday, which are common for many couples from India’s economically weaker sections of society, as they often cannot afford the high ceremony and dowry costs custom in many communities.






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