Marriage Celebrant

Vows for the Seven Steps The following are vows integrated into Hindu Wedding Ceremonies. In the south of India  the couple walks toward the south while the groom holds the little finger of his bride. In other parts of India, the groom holds the hand of his...

I just don't understand it when I see Celebrants advertising themselves as ' Modern Celebrants', 'presenting modern ceremonies'. Is this a reflection of their approach to organise something with a loose, easy going, relaxed attitude, distancing themselves from the straight jacket formal weddings of past...

I support ardently same sex union because I feel that the acknowledgement of love, no matter the gender, should be afforded to everyone. Like many issues in life, to feel passionately about something it needs to be experienced by the heart, something, which you have grabbled...

I was privy to something most unexpected today. While selecting a bunch of grapes I noticed a handsome young man approach the gorgeous girl on the checkout at the local greengrocers. I heard him say, 'I have come to see you and would like to...

My daughter lives in Nairobi and I keep in touch (partly) about what she is doing in terms of life and work through a new project which she has launched. Being a media producer, her expertise, online journalism made it an easy decision for her to...

My lovely daughter, Miranda, produced this video for me to help explain the different versions of the hand fasting ritual. Some of these techniques have been created by me to cater for the different requests I have from couples. Each coloured ribbon or cord is...

It finished with Sparklers. What a glorious day yesterday, the park at Nurrangingy Reserve was washed clean from the deluge of down pours we have been experiencing over the past two weeks. The grass was luscious green and the ducks were enjoying the glistening lake....