The rituals and ceremonies in a traditional Rajasthani Rajput wedding Before the wedding is organized, an engagement ceremony takes place which is called Tilak. The key male relatives of
Mandap Mahurat: Before beginning any auspicious task it is a custom amongst the Hindus to seek the blessings of Lord Ganesha, the elephant headed Hindu god, who is believed to be the remover of all hardships.
As in almost all the wedding traditions that takes place in India, in Marathi wedding also the engagement ceremony takes place prior to the wedding ceremony. The engagement ceremony is named and called as Sakharpuda by the people here