Video: Woman Shows Different Indian Wedding Dresses From Across India

Video: Woman Shows Different Indian Wedding Dresses From Across India
Wed 08-06-2016

Buzzfeed released a video of a stunning woman trying different ceremonial traditions and Indian wedding looks.

A saree is a single-piece garment that brides from South India typically wear. It is an unstitched fabric that measures five to nine yards, wrapped intricately to form a dress.

A lehenga is a top and skirt pair that is common for brides to wear in North India.

Red and gold are traditional colors for Indian bridal outfits.

Red has a significant presence within Indian culture. It represents wealth, good fortune, prosperity, and is associated with passion as well as purity.

The tikka headpiece symbolizes the third eye, ajna chakra.

Mehndi (or henna) is the traditional art of decorating the hands and feet with beautiful, intricate patterns.

The jaimala is the exchange of flower garlands, symbolizing the union of the partners.