Wedding Season Again in Dhaka – The Bride’s Holud

Flowers decorate the entrance to the holud venue.

Flowers decorate the entrance to the holud venue.

It’s that time of year again when the Bangladeshis get married. I am lucky to have been invited again. A year ago, I went to a combined holud which I described in an earlier blog. At the bride’s holud this year, the bride was carried in on a palanquin. While the groom was absent, his family and guests attended, carrying gifts. I will blog more about the next part of the wedding later… right now, I need to go to dance practice!

The "mishti" or sweet pots.

The “mishti” or sweet pots.

One response to “Wedding Season Again in Dhaka – The Bride’s Holud

  1. Pingback: Gift from the Heart – Painted Stairs | M's Adventures·

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