At the Khalsa Jatha British Isles, we hold the institution of marriage in the highest regard, cherishing the union of two souls in the sacred ceremony of Anand Karaj. Rooted in Sikh traditions and values, Anand Karaj represents the union of two individuals in the presence of Guru Granth Sahib, binding them in a lifelong commitment of love and spiritual growth.
We are delighted to offer our beautiful Gurdwara as a venue for your Anand Karaj ceremony. To make a booking, please follow these steps:
Check Availability: Contact our bookings team to inquire about available dates and times.
Visit the Gurdwara: Schedule a visit to our Gurdwara to explore the facilities and meet with our team.
Confirmation and Documentation: Upon finalising your booking, our team will guide you through the necessary documentation and requirements.
Civil Marriages and Legal Requirements
In addition to the spiritual union of Anand Karaj, we also facilitate civil marriages at our Gurdwara. To proceed with a civil marriage, please ensure the following:
Both partners must be at least 18 years of age.
Provide valid proof of identity and address.
Complete the required notice of marriage at your local registry office.
Additional Services and Facilities
Langar: You can make use of a Gurdwara approved external caterers. Please ask for details when booking an Anand Karaj at the Gurdwara.
Kirtan: Live Kirtan to enhance the spiritual ambience of your ceremony.
Photography and Videography: Capture the precious moments of your special day with our recommended photographers and videographers.
Decoration: We can recommend external florist and decoration. Add colour, flowers, and lights to create a beautiful and memorable day.
Event Planning and Coordination: Our experienced team can assist in planning and coordinating all aspects of your wedding ceremony.
Guidelines and Etiquette
To ensure a harmonious and respectful ceremony, we request all guests to adhere to the following guidelines:
Dress code: modestly and appropriately, covering your head and removing your shoes upon entering the Darbar Sahib.
Maintain a solemn and reverent atmosphere throughout the ceremony.
We look forward to being a part of your special day and witnessing the union of two souls in the sacred ceremony of Anand Karaj.