Indian Wedding Celebration | Mendhi in Victoria, BC

I wanted to showcase the first day of this beautiful 3 day Indian wedding celebration. The bride and groom live in a different country and got married in Victoria, BC. They invited artist Munira’s Mendhi to design the Henna artwork, and she is absolutely amazing! Kendra Coupland from Love Tree Photography was my second shooter for all three days.

My favorite part of this day was the juxtaposition of the generations. The grandmothers (and great-grandmothers) sat on the couch singing while the younger women got their hennas done, and in the next room, the little girls were playing and pretending to be grown up with their hennas. It was a beautiful reminder of life.

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