The custom of tying a knot of loose garments of the bride and groom as symbolic of the couple's union

Hindu and Muslim bridegrooms in northern and eastern India cover their faces behind a Sehra.

Indian weddings also have a Haldi ritual in which bride and the groom are applied a herbal face pack of oils, multani mitti and turmeric

Applying Henna or (Mehndi) on the hands and feet of th bride and among women relative is common for wedding of these two largest eligious communities of India.

Many Hindu and Muslims communities have the common practice of the groom filling the parting of the bride's hair with sindhoor or vermillion.