20 couples tie knot at mass wedding in Kasaragod
Kumbla (Kasaragod): 20 couples got married in a mass wedding ceremony conducted the traditional way at Perne Muchilotu Bhagavathi temple near Seethangoli in Kasaragod district. The ritual was held in the presence of parents of brides and grooms and elders of the caste.
Vaniya community conducts mass weddings twice a year at Perne temple, the main temple of the community. After affianced to each other at home in advance, brides and grooms reach the temple on the day of marriage with parents and relatives.
Food was served on behalf of temple to all those who reached to attend the event.