Happy Thursday, Maharanis! Today we're heading to Rock City for a glorious Indian wedding planned by Blissful Weddings and Events! Before we get to the ceremony, we're taking a look behind the scenes to see how our blushing Indian bride Tripti got ready for her special day! Our Maharani started with dazzling mehndi by Art of Mehndi and a mint and coral colored lengha! Then, she added a flawless updo by Ekta Kansara and stunning makeup by Amani Mokdad, and her perfect shaadi look was complete! Continue below to see her fabulous fashion and get a sneak peak at the spectacular ceremony decor, and see all of Arising Images' incredible photos in the full gallery!

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Maharani Tripti on meeting her Raja and how she knew he was "the one":

"Sankalp and I met a few years ago through a mutual friend. We both attended the same school for undergrad, however throughout our 4 years there we never crossed paths! It wasn't until my 3rd year of medical school that I met this goofy guy. I was out with a couple of friends for my birthday and I ran into an old friend, who happened to be very good friends with Sankalp. We started talking and I quickly realized that Sankalp was such an easygoing and laid back guy. Meeting Sankalp was honestly the best birthday gift I could have asked for! We dated for a while and I knew he would be the guy I would spend the rest of my life with. His charm, loving nature, and goofy personality won me over instantly. And of course, a special shout out to that awesome beard of his. Who can say no that!?"

We'll be back with the wonderful first look portraits when we return!

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Contemporary
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Spring
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Venues: The Fillmore Theater Detroit | Lighting: The Fillmore Theater Detroit | Planning & Design: Blissful Weddings and Events | Photography: Arising Images | Venue (Ceremony): Meadow Brook Hall | Hair: Ekta Kansara | Makeup: Amani Mokdad | DJ & Lighting: Sandboxx Studios | Baraat: Pinecrest Percherons and Carriage Service | Catering (Lunch): Phulkari Punjabi Kitchen | Catering (Reception): Saffron | Cinematography: Two Penny Productions | Mehndi Artist: Art of Mehndi | Photo Booth: Sandboxx Studios | Rentals: Meadow Brook Hall | Priest: Prasad Bhat