Congratulations! You have decided to tie the knot!
Take out the bubbly. After all, it is not every day that you have a wedding in the family, right?
You want to make it the best day ever in your life.
There's so much to be done -- buying your trousseau, accessories, jewellery, beauty treament, arrangements for the venue -- and you want it all to be just perfect.
Now, stop a minute.
While your relations are all celebrating the good fun ahead, planning the rituals, and tying up loose ends, take a minute to read what grandma never warned you about: Life on the other side of marriage, Indian-style!
A bride has to live with that too! Read on for more!
Text: Shilpa Bharatan Iyer
Illustrations: Dominic Xavier