In a video that is now going viral on the internet, a moment of a groom breaking stereotypes is captured in one simple gesture. The newlyweds in the video are all smiles as the groom bends down to touch the bride's feet, which is now being appreciated by the netizens.
A viral video is now circulating all over social media, where in a wholesome moment, a groom bends down to touch his bride's feet as a way of taking her blessings. This comes as a pleasant surprise and has created quite a buzz with the netizens as usually, according to old Indian traditions, the bride touches her husband's feet once the marriage is commemorated.
The viral video is posted by Diti Goradia, a banking analyst and a digital creator of Indian origin, living in New York. Posting this cute moment on Instagram she captioned it- "Our pandit didn’t like this at all. But by the end of the ceremony, he whispered to me: “You are one very lucky girl.” Marry your equal in every sense of the word!"
Groom Breaking Stereotypes Captured In A WholeSome Viral Video
Breaking so many stereotypes through one simple gesture, the groom Arnav Roy has captured the hearts of millions. Messages come in heaps as netizens have lauded the couple in the comments. Some of the comments read- "That is the most adorable thing I saw on the internet today, I was going through something upsetting but after seeing this my mood was lit. God bless you girl you have found yourself a gem" and "Now it seems our generation is doing right things. Happiness is galore to you both."
The post has now garnered over 415,000 likes and thousands of views and comments. According to Indian traditions, women are more often than not expected to put their husbands up on a pedestal. During marriage ceremonies, brides are seen touching their husbands' feet as a sign of respect. The question of the respectful gestures being one-sided remained for the longest time. However, this gesture has answered all the questions and can only be seen as a step in the right direction, tweaking traditions to command respect for both spouses.
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