• Chennai-based Sheela K Sarath has officiated around 19 weddings in the city as well as in Mumbai, Hyderabad, Mangalore, New York, Los Angeles and Las Vegas. “I am not an ordained priest,” she says. “I belong to the Brahma Samaj, where any older person close to the family can officiate a wedding,” she says. Watching her father perform weddings, Sheela picked up on it. In 2002, she conducted her niece’s wedding in the US. Interestingly, she also conducted her daughter’s wedding.