Celebrating Love and Tradition: The Enchanting Wedding of Maria and Shantanu – Hyatt Baltimore

In the heart of Baltimore, amidst the vibrancy and cultural splendor, Maria and Shantanu’s wedding unfolded as a testament to their beautiful journey together. From their serendipitous meeting on a crisp Thanksgiving weekend in 2015 to their soulful union in matrimony, their story is a canvas painted with love, coincidence, and destiny.

The Meeting That Sparked a Lifetime

Their tale began with an unexpected introduction by a mutual friend, Steve Luck, whose inadvertent matchmaking lit the spark of their connection. Despite initial barriers, destiny waited for the perfect moment to reunite them. Spring 2016 marked the turning of a new leaf, as mutual friends and fate’s gentle nudge brought Maria and Shantanu back together. Their connection, undeniable from the start, quickly blossomed into an inseparable bond, with each moment together deepening their love and commitment.

A Celebration of Cultures

Maria and Shantanu’s wedding was not just an event; it was a vibrant celebration of cultures, bringing together the rich traditions of an Indian wedding with the unique stories of their individual journeys. The festivities kicked off with the Sangeet, a night of music, dance, and joy, setting the stage for the grandeur to follow. The Barat brought together friends and family in a jubilant procession, honoring Shantanu in a spectacle of dance and music, culminating in a heartfelt and elaborate Indian ceremony that beautifully symbolized their union.

Culinary Delights and Heartfelt Moments

As caterers, we had the privilege of adding flavors to their love story. The menu was a carefully curated selection of dishes that reflected the diversity and richness of Indian cuisine. From the refreshing Pink Guava welcome drink to a cocktail hour filled with delectable bites like Khasta Kachori Chaat and Shrimp Pepper Fry, each dish was a celebration of taste and tradition. The dinner menu offered a gastronomic journey through India, with highlights including the creamy Malai Kofta, the robust Chicken Tikka Masala, and the exquisite Goan Shrimp Curry, all accompanied by an array of Indian breads.

The dessert station was a sweet conclusion to the feast, featuring Falooda Kulfi, Mango Mousse, Gulab Jamun Trifle, and Paan Rasmali, each a testament to the couple’s thoughtful consideration of their guests’ diverse palates.

A Tapestry of Love and Memories

The venue, Hyatt Baltimore, provided a backdrop as magnificent as the occasion itself, while the moments were captured in timeless elegance by Live Radiant Photography. Each vendor played a pivotal role in weaving this tapestry of love and celebration, creating memories that Maria, Shantanu, and their guests will cherish forever.

Maria and Shantanu’s wedding was more than a union of two souls; it was a vivid illustration of love’s power to transcend barriers and bring together worlds. As they embarked on their new journey together, their wedding stood as a beacon of love, tradition, and the beautiful confluence of cultures, leaving an indelible mark on the hearts of all who were a part of it.

We are honored to have been a part of Maria and Shantanu’s special day, and we wish them a lifetime of happiness, love, and togetherness. Here’s to Maria and Shantanu — may their love continue to flourish and inspire, today, tomorrow, and always.


Welcome Drink: 

Pink Guava

Cocktail Hour

Khasta Kachori Chaat – Action Station

Shrimp Pepper Fry

Paneer Chilli

Chicken 65


Peas Pulao


Turiya Patra

Malai Kofta

Dal Makhani

Chicken Tikka Masala

Goan Shrimp Curry

Naan /Paratha


Falooda Kulfi – Action Station

Mango mousse

Gulab Jamun Trifle

Paan Rasmali

Other Vendors:

Wedding & Reception Venue: Hyatt Regency Inner Harbor

Photography & Videography: Living Gradiant Photography

Planning: Events by C

Hair & Makeup: Infinity Artistry

Henna: Blushing and Beautiful

Decor & Florals: New Era Events

DJ & Lighting: Elite Entertainment

Baraat Horse: Harmon’s Horse & Carriage