Tamil Bride Groom Dress.
Sri Lanka Tamil groom usually wears Silk shirt, vesti and salvai along with a beautiful silk headgear on his traditional Jaffna wedding day. Big flower garland around his neck with a big pendant attached gold chain makes the groom ready for the function.
For the legal wedding registration ceremony the Bride groom usually wears a 6 pieces suit with best pair of selected fine black or brown shoes. Some Grooms prefer shirt with a silk tie for the wedding registration, which normally prior to the ceremonial religious wedding or in the evening on the ceremonial religious wedding day if it takes place in the morning. Today as the Tamil cinema movie trends affects everyone's life, the new grooms too used to select North Indian dresses for the wedding ceremonies like kurtha,
These Indian wedding suits comes in vivid colors and styles with a vast selection.
These are called as
Embroidered Sherwani Jacket Suit,
Sherwani With Matching Stole,
These wedding clothes can be made to the groom's fitting size in advance for the wedding ceremony. It can be bought ready made according to the groom's size or can be purchased from online web sites which are selling bridal goods. Mean while there are plenty shops in Colombo rent out bridegroom dresses and head turban (Thalaippagai) for the marriage ceremony. The rent out rate applies per day. Even they offer fake pathakkan changili too for the groom to wear on his marriage ceremony day.
Most of the well to do families make their trip to India and buy those wedding clothes altogether to their close relatives too along with the groom. In these years Tamil Grooms prefer Silk vesti and Saalvai along with the Silk national shirt.
Other weddings in Sri Lanka:
As for the dress of the marriage registration the groom selects a simple full sleeved shirt, one stylish pant, a silk tie and a new pair of polished shoes. Some Bride grooms select an expensive western style full wedding suite to match the Bride's sari at the ceremony.