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16 Stunning Photos Of Indian Brides During Their Vidaai That Will Make You Ugly Cry

"The vidaai is a moment of raw emotion. It's a very real moment, a time when the production stops, and no one thinks of money, a time when the daughter is given away by the family."

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Silk Photos, an agency of wedding photographers, captured the most emotional moment of different Indian weddings – the giving away of the bride.

"Weddings in India are very colourful, beautiful and magical. But they've become so lavish. Whether you're rich or poor, families spend a lot of money on weddings, so much so that it's like a production now. But the vidaai, is a moment of raw emotion. It's a very real moment, a time when the production stops, and no one thinks of money, a time when the daughter is given away by the family. This to me, as a documentary photographer, is the most interesting moment of the entire wedding," photographer Sephi Bergerson told BuzzFeed.

Here are some of the most powerful photos:

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