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    Sorry 'Indian Matchmaking' But 'Sahi Rishta' Convinced People To Never Get Married Before You Did

    "The boy should be like my favourite dish - uttapa - flat, crunchy, but also sweet"

    Unless you've been seriously disconnected from the world, you've probably heard of Netflix's Indian Matchmaking and the antics of its resident cupid, Sima Taparia from Mumbai.

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    However, what you may not have heard of, is a hilarious set of matrimonial videos called 'Sahi Rishta', which were posted by Mainduck, a now dormant YouTube channel, as far back as 2012!

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    There is a lot of mystery associated with Mainduck's ridiculously funny matrimonial videos - viewers often wonder whether they were filmed with real people or some *really good* studio actors. There's still little clarity.

    Here are some gems from these videos that will either make you ROFL or induce heaps of cringe:

    (And mostly want to stay away from arranged marriages)

    These parents who have lots of thoughts about citizenship and look like they're posing for a mugshot.

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    Watch the video here.

    Vishnu, who seems to have discovered the fountain of youth.

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    Watch the video here.

    These folks who are obsessed with the weather.

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    Watch the video here.

    Jigna, who has some very specific demands.

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    Watch the video here.

    This mom who has a thing or two to say about academics.

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    Watch the video here.

    And this innocent...rider.

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    Watch the video here.

    I am sorry but if you have a police record, Cutie Kini will not be able to consider you as a prospective match.

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    Watch the video here.

    Also Jwala will not be able to entertain uncool boys who have a microwave at home.

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    Watch the video here.

    And Riddhima is very, VERY particular about pet names.

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    Watch the video here.

    And then there's scintillating Alpa.

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    Watch the video here.

    There's also this aunty, who is the perfect embodiment of our obsession with Eurocentric beauty standards...and solo photographs.

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    Watch the video here.

    This incredibly 'liberal' family of thirteen.

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    Watch the video here.

    And this mother of this 'versatile' boy.

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    Watch the video here.

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