Shaadi.com, India’s largest matrimonial website from People Group, today announced its tie-up with Star Plus for its new show that will go on air soon. A unique show, combining reality and entertainment together, it will focus on a subject that most Indians are preoccupied with – marriage and will trace the journey of participants right from the initial meeting, selection, discussion and drama, culminating into a Big Fat Indian Wedding. To register for the show, eligible participants can log onto Shaadi.com and fill in a simple form online. Registrations will be open from 15th to 30th January 2009.
The show is open to all eligible single male and female Indian residents, who can speak fluent Hindi and are aged between 22 to 25 (for females) and 22 to 30 (for males). In case of queries, participants can also call on 98335 74223 open from 10.00 AM – 6.00 PM.
Speaking on the announcement, Vibhas Mehta, Business Head, Shaadi.com, says, “Marriages have been one of the most discussed topics for Indians globally, right from when they’re born to when they attain marriageable age. Likewise, reality TV is also one of the newest trends in India. Matrimonials through reality TV is one great concept that Indian television lacked. Therefore, we are thrilled to be associated with Star Plus in their novel venture. Being one of India’s most trusted matrimonial sites for the last 11 years, Shaadi.com has a huge base of some of India’s most eligible youth. And for our expertise in the domain, it was only natural for Shaadi.com to be chosen as the exclusive window for participants wanting to register for the show. A dedicated team at Shaadi.com will screen each registration before entries are passed on to Star Plus”.
From matchmaking to the wedding ceremony, this show definitely is a slice of the Indian family life.
Shaadi.com, one of India’s best known Internet brands and the world’s largest matrimonial service was founded by People Group in 1997 with one simple objective – to provide a superior matchmaking experience to Indians all over the world. Since then the company has created a world-renowned service that has touched the lives of millions of people all over the world and is proud to have made almost 8,22,073 matches till date.
Shaadi.com is also now exclusively available on your Vodafone Mobile with services that can be accessed through SMS, Voice and WAP.
Shaadi.com celebrated its 11th Anniversary in 2008, and is proud to have been adjudged the ‘Most User Friendly Website’ by Juxt Consult as well as the ‘Best Designed Matrimonial Website’ by PC World Web Awards in 2007 & 2008. In September 2007 Business Today recognized the company as one of the Top 10 Marketers in the country. The company was also felicitated at the WEB18 ‘Genius of the Web’ Awards, as the best E-Commerce site (Matrimony). Shaadi.com Centres - the offline version of Shaadi.com - too won accolades by being named as the ‘Franchisor of the Year’ for the third consecutive year, in 2007. Shaadi.com is also the first Indian portal to be ISO 9001:2000, TRUST-e and VeriSign certified. The In addition it has been ranked “The most visited matrimonial website in India” by Ranking.com.