Sikh parents and dating
Engagement is a significant part of a Punjabi wedding.The bride's family visits the groom's family with gifts to confirm the engagement.On 7 August 2015, in west London, a British Sikh bride and her Polish Christian groom sat together and absorbed the religious blessings at their wedding ceremony.
You find someone online, you fix a date to meet and voila job done.
The following weekend, another wedding in Coventry only managed to go ahead after some negotiations with the disrupters.
In each case, the bride was a Sikh woman and the groom a non-Sikh man.
Though rings are not exchanged, the couple stand unofficially engaged after this ceremony.
Traditionally when individuals weren't allowed to see their mate.ARRIVAL OF BRITISH UGANDAN ASIANS CELEBRATED AT STANSTED AIRPORT Just over 41 years ago, Stansted Airport saw the arrival of a small group of Ugandan Asians expelled by Idi Amin, the first of some 28,500 to be welcomed to Britain.