Welcome back, ladies! As promised, on this installment, we will be showing you the end of this magical story. So get ready to dive into this ocean of love between Roshini & Jimson. The day started with a wow-worthy ceremony at the incredible Sacred Heart Monastery that added beautifulness with its grand murals, arches, and columns. What a perfect place to celebrate their love. Everything was perfectly trimmed and well organized, and there's no doubt that our lovely duo made the perfect choice by trusting the talent of OnTime Events, who made sure that everything flowed according to our couple's vision. It was just great! After the magical ceremony, all guests attended the formidable VIP Country Club for an unforgettable evening reception. The hall was decorated in such a perfect way by Stylish Events, who managed to create an elegant environment with luxury ornaments and well-mixed lights. What a better way to give a conclusion to this fantastic event than with an epic party created by the fantastic work of Volcanik Entertainment who, with their well-selected music made everyone dance all night long. Such an epic night! Delicious food, emotive speeches, and fantastic choreographies were the extra ingredients of this magical night. Make sure to relive these moments visiting our gallery and also our video blog thanks to House of Talent Studio. You will love it!
New Rochelle, NY Indian Wedding by House of Talent Studio
How did you meet your Groom and when did you know he was "the one"?
We met in Manhattan during my second year of residency and connected instantly. On one of our first dates we hung out for over 14 hours adventuring all throughout the city from museums to restaurants to bars, Jimson tells me he even skipped a wedding he had the next day so we could keep the date going. After our first month of dating, Jimson told me we were going to a gala and handed me “Tickets to Hogwarts - Platform 9 3/4” (he knew I loved Harry Potter). He then brought me to the Whispering Wall in Grand Central Station and asked me to be his girlfriend. I, of course, said yes, and he handed me an acceptance letter to Hogwarts. Not only did I get a boyfriend that night, but I got accepted into Hogwarts! That’s when I thought to myself that he could be “the one”.
Share the scoop on your Proposal Story!
I went on a vacation with my family to Greece and had invited Jimson to join me. He told me that he was too busy with work and wouldn’t be able to make it to my disappointment. Unbeknownst to me, he secretly flew into Santorini for the last part of our trip for 48 hours and planned a surprise engagement proposal with my siblings. On the day of the proposal, my siblings convinced me that we should do a family photo session. When we arrived, the photographer handed me a secret note with a password that would open a Cryptex (think Da Vinci code). The password to the Cryptex was “Always” – a reference to one of our favorite scenes from Harry Potter and the way he used to sign all of his letters to me. I kept thinking the entire time, “There’s no way he’s here in Santorini, he’s in America!” As soon as I opened the Cryptex, Jimson appeared out of nowhere and surprised me with a Golden Snitch shaped ring box (to complete the Harry Potter theme) and proposed!
You can watch our Proposal video here: https://vimeo.com/276956178
Along with a full recap of our proposal story on: https://howtheyasked.com/roshini-and-jimson/
What did your guests particularly love about your Wedding?
We had 7 hidden Harry Potter elements throughout the day of the wedding and challenged our guests to find them - it was a fun way to engage with everyone while we were running around during the wedding. They were: my mehndi, our cake topper, a symbol hidden in our wedding program, Jimson’s socks, our wedding planner’s brooch, a Hogwarts acceptance letter from one of our first dates, and the Golden Snitch he proposed with.
Was there a really special moment in your wedding that constantly replays in your mind?
The moment we won’t forget is when we walked onto the reception floor for the first time with our bridal party waiting for us and with our family and friends standing and cheering. You could feel the love and support in the room and it made us realize how blessed we were to have such a great and loving village behind us.
For events other than your ceremony, please tell us as much as you would like about the decor, style, dances, and all the special details.
We had our bridal party enter as part of a choreographed dance. My sister-in-law Shingari runs a dance studio (instagram: @Shingarirhythm), and was able to coordinate all 20 of our bridal party members into a synchronized Bollywood dance. Everyone was raving about how different and energizing it was to see the bridal party come out to a dance.
Do you have any words of wisdom for Brides-To-Be?
Start planning as early as you can! My husband is a great planner and so he had pushed us to do a lot of things earlier than needed, but that was a game changer, because it resulted in our wedding week being a lot less stressful thanks to the early planning.
Don't forget to dive into the moving images of this beautiful wedding story today in our video blog ladies!
DJ: Volcanik Entertainment | Photography: House of Talent Studio | Floral & Decor: Stylish Events | Photography: House of Talent Studio | Venues: VIP Country Club | Ceremony Venue: Sacred Heart Monastery | Planning & Design: OnTime Events | Hair & Makeup: Nicki Glam