In art: Indian Weddings and Betrothals!

Is it that time of the year already? Love is in the air as yet another wedding season is upon us. Today’s photo album is for those of us who have failed to secure an invite for this year’s festivities! Weddings have been a popular theme in Indian art. They not only feature as joyous unions, but in fact, become a celebration of diversity. From divine and royal weddings, to bridal chambers and dance parties, explore some spectacular weddings in Indian art in this photo album!

Chitralekha is a museum professional based in London. She holds an MA in History of Art from SOAS. Her areas of interests include Indian miniature paintings, decoloniality in museums, and open access in the cultural space.

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