UP Man Marries Wooden Effigy As His 90-Year-Old-Father: Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh: A person was married to a picket effigy with elaborate rituals in a weird wedding ceremony that came about in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday.
UP Man Marries Wooden Effigy As His 90-Year-Old-Father
His 90-year-old father’s motive for “arranging” such a match for his son was equally inexplicable.
“I’ve 9 sons, eight of them are married. The youngest one has no property and isn’t clever sufficient, so I obtained him married to an effigy,” Shiv Mohan informed information company ANI. Experiences say in line with family members, this was the outdated man’s final want.
The picket “bride” was decked in a crimson silk and flowers and each ritual, together with the ‘jai mala‘ or trade of garlands and ‘pheras‘ or seven rounds of the fireplace, had been carried out. A priest was additionally current to solemnize the wedding.
Experiences say Shiv Mohan was insistent that each one his sons have to be married earlier than he dies. Family and native clergymen apparently satisfied him that within the absence of a bride, an effigy will do, and it not an unusual factor.
A handful of family members had been additionally current and a small feast was organized.
There are rituals in lots of components of the nation of symbolic weddings to a tree.