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About Mandi,  its Wedding Traditions, Ceremonies, Customs & Rituals, Wedding Photography

Mandi is a district headquarter that belongs to the state of Himachal Pradesh. It is one of the holy cities of Himachal Pradesh and due to the presence of the vast majority of temples, which is 81 in the Mandi, it is famously termed as “Varanasi of the Hills” or “Chhoti Kashi”. On the banks of Beas, the presence of Mandi is a very extraordinary region of Himachal Pradesh. The name came after famous Sage, Mandav, who in the ancient times meditated here in the area. Mandi is also one of the ancient cities in Himachal Pradesh of India. Mandi is always a favorite place for visitors and tourists all over India and world, for its antiquity scenic beauty in form of snow-clad mountains, natural springs, trekking routes, are some of the reasons to visit this place once in a life. The best time to visit Mandi is in winter, autumn or spring season.

Decorated with some of the wildlife sanctuaries, the Mandi is the best place for adventure loving people and for those who love wildlife tours. Apart from this, Mandi is the best place to explore for cultural expeditions and concealed cultural gems which often brings out the glory of the history of the region.

Mandi is a famous city for religious travels, the main sacred places in Mandi like Panchvaktra Temple, Ardhanarisvara Temple, Bhoothnath temples are not only famous for its religious importance, the excellent architecture and engravings on the walls are a delight for art lovers.

Among adventure sports, paragliding, rock climbing, tough trekkings, river rafting are some favorite adventure sports are available in the region, further depends on your physical and mental survival conditions. The famous Prashar Lake Trek test out the mental and physical strength of an individual. The whole trekking takes you through the difficult trails, flower hayfields, foaming rivulets, apple orchards are just amazing during the entire journey. Mandi is a great picnic place and this is a kind of must-visit place for families along with their kids and friends to spend their holidays.

Mandi also hosts some exotic wildlife sanctuaries, and among them, the “Shikari Devi Wildlife Sanctuary” is one of famous for bird lovers. You can find Monals, Pheasants, Barking Bear, Musk Deer, Himalayan Black Bear, Himalayan Palm Civet, and Leopards that leave the visitors in surprises by their sudden appearance and sight. Mandi is famous for shopaholic’s choice to grab excellent traditional local handicrafts, lamb woolens, and antique silver traditional jewelry that is crafted with perfection.

Weddings in Mandi are celebrated with their own rich culture old age heritage and local traditions as being in the rest of Himachal Pradesh. The matchmaking process is decided by elders in family. Once everything is found to be good and settled between families, a Tika is sent. The family of groom along with relatives are invited by bride family for high tea, The ritual songs are sung by some elder women and there is a distribution of sweets and clothes between the families of the bride and groom.

The final wedding procession is done in a very traditional way. It lasts up to 1-2 days for traditional customs held at the bride’s home by the groom, there are lots of customs and rituals to be performed during marriage. Weddings in Himachal are difficult in quite different ways as compare to other parts of Northern India. After completing all wedding rituals, the groom took his bride to their home and after reaching there, lots of customs and rituals have to be performed after the wedding.

Normally, all weddings are followed by a reception or party due to the modernization of rituals and customs.

Mandi is well connected through roads from Chandigarh, Punjab area. The nearest airport is Bhuntar.

The top 10 wedding venues in Mandi

  1. Rudra Marriage Palace
  2. Geetanjali Banquets
  3. Vishal Banquet Hall
  4. Deep Palace & Banquet Hall
  5. Imperial Manor
  6. Sangam Palace
  7. Galacia resort

We are a wedding & pre-wedding photographers based in Patiala (Punjab) – India. We love photography because it provides us to show our creative ideas in the form of photographs, our zest for creative fulfillment and creativity is a major part of our life.

At IRIS Image Studio, Jatinder & Deepa (my Better-Half, Owner & Co-founder of IRIS Image Studio), together, we are mainly into wedding photography and pre-wedding shoots, but we like to go for any challenges. We like to create something that converts ordinary into extraordinary. We blend our style with your style. We always try to catch & feel your vibe, mixed together with some fortune and trust that enables us to create something the best out of it. At all weddings, the magic is always present there, our job is to spot it. Our job is to document unique moments into the highest standards and style that narrates the wedding’s true stories & create an essence in photo albums.

Each session of wedding photography is unique and this is something that motivates us and makes us feel the tickle that we love after the many weddings behind us, the day before, and you, our clients, make this our way of feeling photography.

Jatinder Kamboj(Co-founder & Master Photographer), at  IRIS Image Studio, provides professional photography services for weddings, pre-wedding, lifestyle, portraiture & fashion photography services in the region of Patiala (Punjab) & Chandigarh. Jatinder Kamboj (Professional Wedding Photographer) is a community based professional wedding and pre-wedding photography services given to quality portraiture and full wedding coverage. Jatinder Kamboj Photography Studio seeks to provide a service to individuals, couples, and families that emphasizes and enhances the quality of their relationships through photographic imaging.

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Our photography services are widely anticipated in multiple domains of photography. Generally, we cover all genres while working with every type of commercial photography, and wedding photography is one of them.

Wedding Photography

Choosing the right wedding photographer is one of the most important decisions you will make. The kind of wedding photography of your important day is about so much more than the treasure itself for a lifetime. A big Hope to see you soon!!

Pre-Wedding Shoot

Pre-wedding shoots (photography) is a very personal thing. Your pre-wedding photography should be as unique as you are. Through the process of a pre-wedding shoot, it allows the couple to get to know each other in a better way.

Fashion Photography

Fashion Photography is a large domain among various photography genres. It consists of various photography shoots especially for clothing and garments. Beauty and skin are other large areas of fashion photography. In India, the best fashion is around traditional clothing.

Beauty Photography

Beauty photography is an extended domain under the genre of Fashion photography. It mainly consists of skin and jewelry, all makeup, and hair products. The commercial use of beauty photography is to promote various products related to skin and jewelry.

Corporate Events

We cover large corporate events, cover all their guests and interviews to promote corporate lifestyle and occurrences. Corporate events, usually product launch parties,  and consist of a very heavy pressurized environment where you will not get another chance.

Commercial Promos

Commercial photography is usually the practice of branding and promotion of brands and their products. It is used by businesses and e-commerce companies to make money. We usually do various types of commercial shoots includes products and promotional activities.

We are making an important impact as a best wedding photographer in Patiala

In most situations, making a decision to choose the right wedding photographer is one of the most important and difficult decisions you will make. The kind of wedding photography of your important day is about so much more than the treasure itself for a lifetime. Through our photography, we try to make photographs not only what are your looks, your makeup, and jewelry but your deep feelings inside, the way you felt, and the way you loved by your family members right there at that moment on that day. The photographs you receive are a document of the time, they will take you back and allow you to live moments and feelings again and again.


Our legacy comes from our prime customers and we have built our trust through our delivery of the finest wedding photography work.

I heard of Mr. Jatinder and we hired him for one of our functions. He is so intelligent in his profession that everyone must meet him at least once. Wedding photography is his forte and he plays with lenses during the shoot. He is so updated with technology that no one can beat his acumen.

Bhawna Ahuja

Teacher cum counselor, St. Xavier School, Rajpura - Distt. Patiala

Had a great experience with Jatin Ji. He had done his duty with perfection and utmost sincerity. He and his entire crew know how to capture memories professionally.  A Bundle of Knowledge in photography. Never seen such a dedicated person in his profession. Wish him all the success in life.

Rahul Deswal

Sr. Advocate, Punjab & Haryana High Court, Chandigarh

Positive: Professionalism, Quality, Responsiveness, Value. I highly recommend Jatinder very knowledgeable in photography, thanks to IRIS. Jatinder is an awesome awesome photographer and the educator knows his craft highly recommended. He did a couple of events for me and was excellent !!
Hector L Rivera

Respiratory Therapist & Pro. Photographer, New Jersey, USA

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