The Indian marriages have always been occasions of great happiness and celebration. Variety of rituals and customs are performed during any marriage ceremony. As marriage is a decision for lifetime so the brides family as well as the grooms family want to make sure that the married life of the couple goes on smoothly in future and they do not face any problem anytime. This is why the horoscope matching is done. The horoscope matching is also known as Kundli Milan. It is an unequalled process of ascertaining compatibility of a a woman and a man to check whether they are suitable for each other to be tied into the relation of marriage.
So the next question that strikes is that how does match making or kundali milan works. This Vedic assessment or the process of kundli milan consists of eight areas or tests where the friendliness and compatibility between two people is analysed. This analysis is done through the natal charts of the concerned man and woman. Each of the eight points or "tests" contains a score. The score or the number which is obtained in each test in Kundli Milan is distinct. However, it is to be noted that the whole test comprising of 8 points can create a maximum score of 36 points. Similarly, 16 is the minimum score for the same. In general, the score below 18 is not considered a compatible or a good match.
Horoscope matching is one of the most significant tasks that should be done before marriage. All the traits of the prospective bride and groom are matched under this process to check their mutual compatibility. This matching also indicates that whether the couple will be able to bond well with each other. In India, most of the marriages are arranged marriages and horoscope matching has become an inseparable part for these marriages. There are lot of such families in India which move forward in a matrimonial matter only when the horoscope matching provides good results. If these results indicate something negative then such families stay away from making any step towards that particular marriage affair. In short, it can be said that horoscope matching indicates the wedding compatibility of a couple so that they get an idea about their future married life.