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Bhavika weds Dhaval
Friends played cupid to get Bhavika and Dhaval together in Little Rock, Arkansas. Once the arrow struck, the two dated two years and four months. The couple, along with friends, went on a vacation to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. On a lovely beach there, Dhaval arranged a romantic dinner just for the two of them.
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Priya weds Shawn
Priya and Shawn met through a mutual friend, and the first time Shawn saw her, he predicted that she was going to be his future wife. For their first date, they went to a BBQ restaurant in Chicago and after sharing an evening filled with much fun and laughter, Priya knew Shawn’s prediction would come true.
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Tania weds Anish
Tania Sanchez and Anish Vora held their destination wedding in Cancun, Mexico. The three day wedding celebration was held at the JW Marriott in Cancun, Mexico. The couple met in October 2010.
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Shivani weds Christopher
Shivani Patel, a mortgage processor, and Christopher Carranza, an assistant bakery manager, were first introduced by mutual friends who wanted the two to date. When they actually met, sparks immediately flew. Two years and two months after they began dating, Christopher proposed during a vacation in Orlando.
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Consider a Dream Destination Wedding in Florida
So your big day is approaching and you’re considering every unique possibility for a memorable wedding. Consider planning a destination wedding in Florida. Destination weddings echo lofty feelings of one’s dream wedding in paradise.
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Fall 2014 Bridal Wear and Decor Trends
For any bride, choosing not only a look appropriate for the occasion, but also one that showcases your personality, can seem like a daunting task. You “oooh” and “aaah” over glamorous shots in glossy magazines, but reality is there lurking in the background.
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New Age Indian Wedding Vows To Make Your Marriage Stronger
The most important ritual in an Indian wedding is the saat-vachan, or the seven vows that the bride and groom need to take to solemnize their wedding. These vows are eternal, the basis for a happy marriage, and the secret that keeps marriages together for as long as the husband and wife live.
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Top 5 Trendy Looks From Indian Bridal Fashion Week 2014
“WE THE PEOPLE OF INDIA” – this is how the preamble of our Indian constitution begins. Yes, we are the people of India who feel proud as being Indians. And August 15 is a day when we proudly admire ourselves as Indian citizens as on this very day in 1947 we achieved freedom from British rule.
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Rani Mukerji’s Secret Wedding
The story of the latest power couple of Bollywood, Rani Mukerji and Aditya Chopra, is no less exciting than a typical Yash Raj thriller romance. When one of the most powerful men in Bollywood and the queen of hearts fell in love, nothing could stop them from spending the rest of their lives together.
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Immigration Q & A
It is important to prepare for a marriage immigration interview. The officer will want proof that you married your spouse to establish a life together and not just for the immigration papers.
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Bollywood Today
Deepika Padukone, one of the most sought after stars in the Hindi film industry, said she does not believe in doing cameos in an interview promoting her next film, Finding Fanny. The movie trailer is already a huge hit and has amassed around four and a half million views on YouTube alone.
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Desi TV Duniya
Akshay Kumar is one actor who does not shy away from experimenting. He is all set for his second stint in the television show called Dare 2 Dance, where contestants dance in extreme conditions on land, mid air, and on sea. The entire shooting of the show is planned to take place in Cape Town, South Africa.
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Back Issue

Raksha Bandhan
The Hindu festival of Raksha Bandhan was born over 6000 years ago, and as time has drifted on the significance has remained untouched, though the way it is celebrated has metamorphosed with the changing times. Rakhi day is a day to seek the blessing and protection given by brothers and respected brotherly relations alike.
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Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation to Raised Record $5 Million...
when the Hon. Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi in his first maiden speech to the Indian Parliament talked about ‘issue-centric focused activities like Education to eradicate poverty,’ it was as if he was referring Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation (EVF) mission. For past 25 years, Ekal USA has been dispensing Literacy,
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Janmashtami: Time for a Rebirth of a Divine Form
On August 17, states across India will come alive with celebrations. People will form human pyramids to crack a pot hanging high in the air. Women dressed in colorful lehenga-cholis will dance in joy around a blue-colored man holding a flute and wearing a peacock feather in his head.
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India Unveiled: Spirit, Tradition, People by Robert Arnett
For Robert Arnett, capturing the essence of India and its varied terrains and people was a journey he took to heart. The sixth edition of India Unveiled: Spirit, Tradition, People takes readers on a visual journey of India much as earlier editions did; however, with its larger format and expanded sections, the latest edition not only delights
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Back to School Checklist
Believe it or not, summer vacation is coming to an end and the new school year is just around the corner. Television ads are being aired and sale papers with back to school deals have been distributed. It is always tough to get back to routine - for both students and parents. Here is a quick back-to-school list that will
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Bollywood Today
Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan hugged last year at a Ramzan Iftar party and made news. This year, they repeated the gesture at MLA Baba Siddique’s Iftar party. The party was hosted at the Taj Lands End Hotel in Mumbai. Shah Rukh arrived at the partyShah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan hugged last year at a Ramzan Iftar party and made news. This year, they repeated the gesture at MLA Baba Siddique’s
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Desi TV Duniya
One of the most acclaimed shows on television, Devon ke Dev Mahadev, has reached another major landmark in its journey. The popular show has completed 700 episodes. The lead actor, Mohit Rana, has been doing an excellent job portraying the job of Lord Shiva. He tweeted that the success of the show must be attributed to the 200 people who work day and night to make the show possible. Throughout the 700 episodes, the show has presented numerous characters
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Independence Of India
“WE THE PEOPLE OF INDIA” – this is how the preamble of our Indian constitution begins. Yes, we are the people of India who feel proud as being Indians. And August 15 is a day when we proudly admire ourselves as Indian citizens as on this very day in 1947 we achieved freedom from British rule.
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Wedding Issue
Purva weds Amit
Amit and Purva met and fell in love while they were studying to be medical professionals. After spending much time staring into microscopes, Amit took Purva out to dinner at their favorite restaurant in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The next day morning, he left pink roses at her doorstep, and this was their first outing together! After three years of dating, the
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Risha weds Stefen
Risha Krystal Permanan and Stefen Mohammad had a chance meeting. They began dating, and then eight years later Stefen proposed – and he did it in style. On their way to his father and brother’s joint birthday party, Stefen took Risha on a short detour to an undisclosed location. Doors flung open upon their arrival, and they were welcomed by a walkway of
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Avani weds Sandesh

From being classmates to becoming partners in life, the journey for Avani and Sandesh was a beautiful one. It was at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in Maryland where love first blossomed between the two. After dating for three years, Sandesh proposed to Avani on the boardwalk at Fells Point, Maryland, a quaint neighborhood frequented by the couple
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Prachi weds Hardik
After bumping into each other several times (their parents lived in the same city), Hardik finally asked Prachi out on a date, marking the beginning of a lovely relationship. Hardik, an entrepreneur, worked in Atlanta, while Prachi pursued a career in Virginia. On a June weekend, when they were both planning to be in Florida
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2014 Desh-Videsh Photo Shoot Participants
In April 2014, Desh-Videsh coordinated a photo shoot with prominent players in the South Asian wedding industry. As a leader in hosting and organizing the popular MyShadi Bridal Expo, working with such professionals was
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2014 Bridal Wear Trends by Suhani Patel
For any bride, choosing not only a look appropriate for the occasion, but also one that showcases your personality, can seem like a daunting task. You “oooh” and “aaah” over glamorous shots in glossy magazines, but reality is there lurking
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How to: Word Thank You Notes
You’ve just returned from your honeymoon – two weeks of pure bliss and relaxation with your significant other. The harried days of wedding planning are behind you, leaving you time to focus on your future together as a couple. Right after you open wedding gifts, and write those thank you notes, of course!
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2014 Atlanta MyShadi Bridal Expo Mehndi Competition
Congratulations to the winner of the 2014 Atlanta MyShadi Bridal Expo Mehendi Competition, Manisha Panjwani of Manisha’s Mehendi Designs! Learn more about Manisha, her winning design, and the services her company offers.
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2014 South Florida MyShadi Bridal Expo Mehndi Competition
Congratulations to the winner of the 2014 Fort Lauderdale MyShadi Bridal Expo Mehndi Competition, Farah Mansuri! Learn more about Farah, her winning design, and the services her company offers.
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Top 3 Beach Wedding Destinations in India

Beach weddings are fun, casual and romantic. Maybe you have always dreamed of a beach wedding, but are also trying to plan a wedding in India to accommodate family requests. Not to worry, even India has many of beach options, thanks to nearly 5,000 miles of coastline surrounding the country.
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How to: Get Gorgeous, Expressive Eyes
When it comes to Indian weddings, everyone knows that grandeur and boldness are everything. As a bride, when you consider different types of makeup for your eyes, you should lean towards slightly heavier styles. Light or nude makeup does not usually complement bright and glittery Indian bridal wear.
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Immigration Q & A

I filed for my green card through marriage. My wife and I had an interview 8 months ago, but we still have not received an answer. When I check the case number online at the immigration website, it says the case is still processing. How long after the interview will I get my green card
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MyShadi Bridal Expo

MyShadi Bridal Expo

Just get engaged? Overwhelmed by thought of planning a wedding?
Mark the My Shadi Bridal Expo on your calendar! It’s the place to be for answers to all of your event planning questions in just one afternoon!


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Hilton Orlando
Sunday, September 7, 2014
12:00 Noon to 5:00 PM
6001 Destination Parkway, Orlando,
FL 32819


Bridal Expo Participants Receive:

  • Free Admission
  • Free Parking
  • Free Personal Wedding Websites
  • Free Goody Bags ($25 value)

Win Two FREE Tickets to India

Brides & Grooms
Families & Visitors
All are eligible to win
Register Online!
www.myshadibridalexpo.com

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Attention Exhibitors

The Largest Event of its Kind! Expo showcases products essential for Hindu, Muslim,Christian, and Sikh weddings

Fashion Show Opportunity Available
Fashion Show Models Needed

Competition

• Booth Decoration    • Reception table    • Decoration   
• Cake Decoration    • Flower Decoration    • Mehndi   
• Hair and Makeup

Platinum / Gold / DJ Sponsorship Available

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