In India we marriages a very sacred and auspicious ritual and therefore all family members and elders shower their blessings to the couple duo. Various pujas are carried out to bless the new couple for their married life. Every second wedding in India has different customs and there are wide variety of religions, caste and community and here lies another very popular community hailing from Brahmin background, Konkanastha Brahmin who follow entirely different customs. They dwell mainly in parts of Maharashtra and therefore they prominently speak Marathi. Konkani are mainly referred Smarta Brahmin community. Most of the Konkani's customs and traditions are very similar to Hindu Brahmins and therefore they are celebrated accordingly. Konkani matrimonial ceremonies are celebrated with great pomp and show with some mix Marathi cultures. Similar to other marriages, Konkani brides and grooms also consider completion of their marriage ceremonial only when they take blessings from elders. As this community hails from Brahmin background therefore, these wedding ceremonies serve vegetarian food in their marriage ceremonies. They experience rich culture as most of the Konkanis are well educated and earn handsome living and therefore mainly they are engaged in much respected professions. The wedding knots of Konkani brides and grooms are tied by their parents as the perfect match is searched by their parents only.Horoscope matching is also an important step in Konkani marriages. Brides wear sindoor on their forehead as a mark of marital status and as per custom the brides have to leave their parental home and live with her husband thereafter.