Following Sikh traditions, Noor and Tobin had already celebrated seven significant events leading up to the grand culmination of their June 10th Anand Karaj, civil ceremony and reception. On this sunny summer day, their festivities unfolded in a series of beautiful ceremonies, each woven with threads of cultural richness and heartfelt commitment.
In the morning, Anand Karaj (the Sikh wedding ceremony) took place against the picturesque backdrop of the Atlanta Botanical Gardens. In the enchanting Rose Garden, Noor and Tobin sat beneath a floral ceremony structure, partaking in traditions that united them in spirit, mind and body. Guests witnessed the ceremony with colorful umbrellas and head scarfs, creating a vibrant sea of support and love.
After the traditional Indian ceremony, guests enjoyed lunch in the Day Hall as the couple and vendors prepared for the day’s second act. Soon, everyone returned to the Rose Garden for the couple’s civil ceremony, affectionately officiated by the groom’s brother.
With the ceremonies gracefully concluded, the much-anticipated reception at the Fernbank Museum awaited. For the final act of the day’s festivities, the couple and their guests danced the night away amid dinosaur fossils and bright florals.
With over a decade of love between them, Noor and Tobin’s wedding was not merely a union of two hearts but a splendid fusion of cultures, traditions and heartfelt moments. So after Noor traded her Dolce & Gabbana heels for Nike kicks at the reception, she and her groom began the rest of their lives with contagious merriment.
PHOTOGRAPHER: Boones Studios
CEREMONY VENUE: Atlanta Botanical Gardens
RECEPTION VENUE: Fernbank Museum
DAY-OF COORDINATOR: Hadley Brooke Events
FLORAL: Urban Blooms Atlanta
BRIDE’S LEHENGA: Frontier Raas
BRIDE’S GOWN: Sweet Elegance Bridal
GROOM’S KURTA: ANDGLORY
GROOM’S FORMALWEAR: Men’s Wearhouse
JEWELRY: Om Sons
HAIR & MAKEUP: Meg Danielle Hair & Makeup Co.
STATIONERY: Suneja Card Designs
CATERING – LUNCH: Affairs to Remember
CATERING – DINNER: Proof of the Pudding
CAKE: Acuna’s Custom Cakes
ENTERTAINMENT: M1 Sounds
DHOLI: Suvir Singh