Arya smaj weddings represent a unique feature of geeting married in smallest time as it solemnizes in an hour. Further, as we are aware of the fact about the establishment of arya smaj which was done by Swami dyanand saraswati, the great reformer of the 19th century. The arya smaj wedding is applicable to all the religions, specially between the two hindus. Most of the time, it has been observed that the muslims and Christians they change their religion to hindu religion , and become Hindu, then this marriage is conducted in the Arya smaj mandir in the presence of the pandit.
Govt. of india provided a holy institution that is mandir which is empowered to perform such marriages through “Arya marriage validation act 1937” according to this act, the marriage is legally recognized as a valid marriage certificate is issued at the same time of marriage. Hindu priest- called pandit remains the whole and sole incharge of the marriage, under whom the wedding takes place. Moreover, Sanskrit mantras are chanted with ful holiness. The most remarkable feature of the arya smaj wedding is that both arranged as well as love marriags can be performed in the temple.
Marriage procedure is very simple and sweet but you must have to fill all the formalities as well as book the mandir in advance.You have to register in that office, and submit along with other necessary requisites of the office.After the successful registration or submission they will give a date for your marriage in prior .Go to the mandir at desired date,there must be some in charge of all these things.
After solemnization of marriage they will give you a marriage certificate which makes you legal husband and wife.
Documents required for the Solemnization of Marriage in Arya Samaj Mandir :-
Affidavit: (Affidavit must be attested by Magistrate/S.D.M. or Notary Public with Register Entry No.)
Age Proof: (Voter I.card, Driving Licence, Matriculation Certificate,) one of these.
Residence Proof: (Voter I.card, Driving Licence, Matriculation Certificate, Passport) (one of these).
Photograph: (7-7 Passport size photo ) Boys & Girl both.
Witness: Two Witness With Voter I.card, Driving Licence, Passport,2 Passport size photo (one of these)
Divorced: If any party is divorcee – Certified copy of Decree of Divorce granted by the Court.
Death Certificate:If any party is widow / widower – Death Certificate of the dead spouse.
Other Country : No Impediment Certificate / NOC from concerned Embassy and Valid VISA. Required for Only Other Country Marriage
Things: Mangalshutra, 2-Jaimala, 2kg Sweets