Ragini’s Outfits: Bhartis (Mehndi), Vaishali S Couture (Musical Night), Wrap and Weft By Sagarika Rai (Wedding)
Jewellery: Mehta Emporium
MUA: Ritika Turakhia
Hair: Bhavna Turakhia
Decor: New Raj Decor
Planners: ANS Entertainment
Venue: JW Sahar, Mumbai
Ragini and Farooq’s Mumbai wedding was a celebration of love that unfolded in the most intimate of settings. Like many inter-faith weddings, their journey was filled with challenges and is a beautiful tale of overcoming obstacles to reach their special day. Their story began when they started working at the same firm, and as they got to know each other, they knew that they were destined to be together. Farooq’s proposal was a testament to their unbreakable bond, as he knew Ragini couldn’t possibly refuse.
This wedding was shrouded in secrecy, with only a select few aware of the couple’s plans. After gaining their parents’ approval through heartfelt persuasion, Ragini and Farooq meticulously organized a private ceremony, attended by only 30 of their closest family and friends. In just a month and a half, they flawlessly arranged every aspect of their wedding, from the intricately designed decor to the delectable catering and meticulously chosen outfits. Ragini, with the assistance of her talented wedding planning team, left no stone unturned in creating a memorable and meaningful celebration.
The festivities commenced with a dazzling mehndi ceremony, radiating joy and excitement. A lively musical evening followed, where a talented band set the stage for an unforgettable night of dancing and revelry. The next day, the couple exchanged vows in a civil wedding at the local court, before immersing themselves in traditional vedic rituals beneath a magnificent mandap adorned with cascading bougainvillea. The celebrations reached their crescendo with a dinner reception, filled with heartfelt speeches from Ragini, Farooq, and their loved ones.
Ragini and Farooq’s wedding was a harmonious blend of laughter, warmth, love, and merriment, accompanied by the occasional tear of joy. As a team of wedding photographers, we were honored to be embraced as more than just vendors; we became part of the fabric of their event. Capturing their dreams coming true and preserving these precious moments was a privilege we will forever cherish. This was a wedding, where dreams were realized, love conquered all, and the spirit of togetherness prevailed.