Creating
Future Bharat


The future of a Country depends on its Citizens.
Good citizens emerge from Good Parenting.
Good Parenting happens in a Happy Marriage.
And, we are the Gateway to Happy Marriages.


2017 - More Social and Staying Connected

Matrimony.com listed on stock exchange

In a historic milestone, the company's shares were listed on the BSE


Matrimony.com's IPO subscribed 4.4 times

The company’s public issue was successfully subscribed 4.4 times and will list on the BSE and NSE.


MatrimonyMandaps

Operations expand to Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana in August.


Matrimony.com files DRHP

The company filed its DRHP with SEBI


MatrimonyMandaps launched

The wedding venue discovery platform was launched on April 14 in Tamil Nadu.


CommunityMatrimony TVCs

New TVCs for MuslimMatrimony, NadarMatrimony, KonguVellalarMatrimony and DivorceeMatrimony launched


MatrimonyBazaar

New TVC featuring actor Prakash Raj launched


Launch of MatrimonyMandaps

A wedding venue discovery platform that connects to over best 500 mandapams & banquets across Tamilnadu.


2016 - More Social and Staying Connected

BharatMatrimony wins best social app award at GMASA

For the second time in a row, the popular and most used BharatMatrimony app has been adjudged the best Social app.


Best website award

BharatMatrimony's wins best website of the year award for the third time


BharatMatrimony's new TV Ad

"Nazar nahi, nazariya badlo" TVC was launched across national channels.


MatrimonyPhotography's new TVC

Featuring actress Sneha, the TVC was launched on all major channels.


CommunityMatrimony TVCs

ChristianMatrimony, MarathaMatrimony and BuddhistMatrimony TVCs launched.


MatrimonyPhotography

Professional wedding photography and videography services launched in Andhra Pradesh


AdAge features BharatMatrimony TVC in Top 3 Ads of the Week

Advertising Age India has featured BharatMatrimony's 'Lakhon Mein Ek' TVC among top three TVCs released by end of 2015. The storyline creative directors have taken for this TVC is realistic, and immediately helps audiences connect with it, it said.


Launch of MatrimonyBazaar

This initiative, launched in Chennai, helps save time and money in finding the best wedding vendors and offers amazing discounts from 500 wedding brands and services.


Launch of 2gether

2gether, an app that seeks to help couples create and share their lifetime journey, privately and securely.


ICC T20 World Cup live on Willow TV!

In association with Willow TV, we proudly bring cricket fans across the world live coverage of T20 World Cup.


2015 - More Social and Staying Connected

MatrimonyPhotography

Launches wedding photography and videography services in Kerala.


MatrimonyPhotography

Professional wedding photography and videography service launched in Tamil Nadu.


BharatMatrimony wins Best and Most Popular Website Award 2015

The Best and Most Popular Website (2015) has been bagged by BharatMatrimony, in its category. The Website of the Year award is the people's choice award initiative by research agency MetrixLab. The award is based on user scores on content, navigation, design and recommendation intention.


Matrimony.com's MIMA wins NASSCOM 'Excellence in Analytics' 2015 Award

MIMA (Matrimony.com's Intelligent Matchmaking Algorithm) won the prestigious NASSCOM award for Top 50 'Excellence in Analytics' 2015, for its amazing personalised matchmaking recommendation engine. MIMA is a home grown machine learning algorithm that computes results in real-time using Big Data technologies and Data Sciences.


BharatMatrimony wins Laadli jury award for portraying women positively.

"BharatMatrimony redefined compatibility in marriage by highlighting the right of women to work for her self- fulfillment," said the Laadli Jury at the sixth National Laadli Media & Advertising Awards for Gender Sensitivity, held in Mumbai. The award is for positive portrayal of women in our Happy Marriages TV Ad.


Files for IPO

Matrimony.com Limited files DRHP with SEBI for an IPO. A significant milestone in our journey.


Launch of new TVC

'Lakhon mein ek (One in a Lakh)' - the multi-language TVC urges single women and men to take the matrimony decision into their own hands and look for their life partner on BharatMatrimony's mobile app.


Matchify

India's first mobile app that helps find 'like minded' people looking for meaningful relationships was launched.


ChennaiNeedshelp.org

A social initiative by BharatMatrimony to help people affected by the floods in Chennai. It connects those willing to help with those that need help.


BharatMatrimony is 7th most engaged brand on Facebook

In the Ideate Labs study of 240 brands in India, BharatMatrimony was ranked 7th sin terms of engagement on Facebook.


Launch of EliteMatrimony TVC

The TVC, aired on major TV channels, portrayed the touching story of a father's search for his daughter's happiness.


Regional Apps in 10 Languages

Regional Apps have been launched in 10 different languages. Available on Android and iOS.


HappyMarriages.com

A site that guides newly-wed couples through the challenges faced by them in the initial years, was launched.


HappyMarriage Workshops

BharatMatrimony launched a program for working professionals and final year women's college students helps prepare them for a happy marriage.


CommunityMatrimony Apps launched

Apps have been rolled out for 44 specific CommunityMatrimony domains. Currently available on Android.


1 Million App Downloads

The BharatMatrimony matchmaking app witnessed 1 million downloads marking an important milestone.


Launch of CommunityMatrimony TVCs

Series of TV Ads launched for key services including Hindi - KayasthaMatrimony, MuslimMatrimony, AgarwalMatrimony; Tamil - IyerMatrimony, VanniyarMatrimony, MudaliarMatrimony; Kerala - NairMatrimony, EzhavaMatrimony, KeralaChristianMatrimony; Telugu - KapuMatrimony, AryaVysaMatrimony and BrahminMatrimony.


Launch of MatrimonyPhotography

Professional wedding photography and videography services rolled out in Tamil Nadu and Kerala.


2014 - More Social and Staying Connected

Ranked India's Most Trusted Matrimony Brand by The Brand Trust Report 2014

A survey conducted across 16 cities by Brand Trust Report (2014) on 61 critical brand and trust points has confirmed that BharatMatrimony is indeed India's most trusted online matrimony brand. The Brand Trust Report survey is conducted by Trust Research Advisory (TRA) annually. The survey covered 20,000 brands.


BharatMatrimony wins Best Website of the Year Award!

BharatMatrimony was awarded the Website of The Year Award 2013 by MetrixLab. 238 websites were nominated over 20 categories and more than 124,000 votes were cast to decide the winners.


'Happy Couple of the Day' TVC Campaign

A series of member stories on national TV that captures the essence of Happy Marriages. It is a national campaign which creates a connect through the emotions and relationship stories of couples.


Discovery Channel Features BharatMatrimony

BharatMatrimony was showcased in "E-Commerce India Online" an exclusive program that talks about the e-commerce journey in India.


2013 - More Social and Staying Connected

Launch of new TVC

Successfully repositioned the brand to stand for Happy Marriages. The strategy took about two years to evolve with a series of new features on the site. It culminated in the launch of The Happy Marriage TVC in Dec 2013, an Ad that was ranked among Top 10 Ads of 2013 by the Brand Equity panel of The Economic Times.


Tambulya launches two more stores

After the success of the first store on RK Salai, India's first return gift store for every occasion, Tambulya, opened two more stores at Express Avenue and The Forum Vijaya Mall in Chennai.


2012 - More Social and Staying Connected

Guinness World Record for Largest Wedding Album

BharatMatrimony has achieved the Guinness World Record Certificate for creating the largest wedding photo album. This is a spectacular milestone on Matrimony Day, April 14th as we celebrate 15 years of our journey towards creating happy marriages.


MillionWeddingPics.com

BharatMatrimony has launched MillionWeddingPics.com which aims to collect over a million wedding pics to set the Guinness Book of World Records for the category "the world's largest photo wedding album". This album will be unveiled by BharatMatrimony on April 14th, observed as Matrimony Day.


Tinies

BharatMatrimony introduces "Tinies" an initiative to keep in touch with our success couples, after they are successfully married. You can upload your child's photos on the BharatMatrimony network and spread the joy. BharatMatrimony's social initiative along with Isha Foundation will plant a tree for each photo uploaded on Tinies.


2011 - More Reach and Enhanced Features

Regional BM TVC

BharatMatrimony has launched the all new regional TVC in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada.


BharatMatrimony now on iPhone, iPad, Android, Blackberry and Nokia

BharatMatrimony Mobile Apps can now help you find a life partner right from your mobile phone- anytime, anywhere. Now members can explore partner search by downloading BharatMatrimony Mobile Apps that comes absolutely Free with iPhone, iPad, Android, Blackberry and with select Nokia Phones as inbuilt Apps.


BharatMatrimony Apps available on Panasonic Viera TV

BharatMatrimony in a unique first of its kind initiative with Panasonic, offers matrimony services on Panasonic Viera TV. The Matrimony App comes FREE with Panasonic Viera TV. You can watch your favourite programs and alongside search for a life partner.


140+ Matrimony Outlets across India

BharatMatrimony has over 140 exclusive Matrimony Outlets to help you with all your matrimony needs. Walk-in to the nearest outlet to avail the services below:
Upgrade membership online.
Get printouts of matching prospects with photo and horoscope in regional language.
Avail Privilege & Elite Membership.
Facilities for Free Photo & Horoscope upload.


My Home Page

The new and impressive 'My Home' Page has important features like 'Search', 'Messages & Interests' ,'Edit Profile' and 'Social Updates' easily accessible on top panel . 'My Matches' and 'My Messages' segments have been perfectly aligned below the 'Profile Completeness' section. 'Shortlisted Profiles' and 'Recently Updated Profiles' segment can be viewed clearly in My Home page.


Independence Day TV Commercial

On the eve to celebrate Independence Day and remind the nation about the importance of happy matrimony , BharatMatrimony launched the new TVC to spread the message of building future Bharat through happy matrimony'.


Recently Updated Profiles

Members can get alerts of recently updated profiles of shortlisted members, preferred matching profiles and members who match their partner preference through email and Home Page notifications.


BharatMatrimony Joins Hands With LinkedIn

When it comes to marriage, professional identity is as important as personal identity. Now members can display your career details along with their personal details in their matrimony profile. This will enhance the credibility and improve the response to member's profile.


Alerts on G Talk

Now BharatMatrimony members can get alerts on receiving Express Interests or Personalised Messages from other members whenever they are online on G-Talk. They can add to your friend's list on G-talk and start receiving alerts.


Caption Contest

BharatMatrimony was the Presenting Sponsor of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 Doosra Caption Contest and conducted the Doosra Contest and other Contests. Some of our members bagged prizes like Apple iPad, ICC Branded Cap & Two T-shirts and paid memberships on BharatMatrimony.


Matrimony Directory

BharatMatrimony launched Matrimony Directory, the one stop portal to get everything needed to plan a perfect wedding. Astrology Religious Services, Beauty Grooming, Travels Tours, Hotels Accommodation, Decorators, Jewellers and Wedding Cards are few to name. ICC Cricket World Cup Doosra.


Matrimony Gifts

BharatMatrimony has launched an exclusive gifting portal 'MatrimonyGifts.com', to offer unique gifting ideas for weddings so that one can shop for a perfect gift online to make the newly wed couple feel special. MatrimonyGifts.com has many categories like Cakes and Flowers, Home Decor, Artefacts, Apparels, Exclusive Jewellery Collections and Personalised Gifts.


100 Online Matrimony Meets in 1 Day

BharatMatrimony conducted 100 matrimony meets for different communities in 1 day and at one time on March 27. It is for the first time that a record 100 meets was held in a single day. During the Online Matrimony Meet, members communicated for 3 hours through uninterrupted chat conversations with as many prospects as they wanted. Members could chat, exchange views and share horoscopes with other members in their community. The response was really good in terms of participation.
Exclusive International TV Ads for Gujaratis and Punjabis Worldwide BharatMatrimony has launched television TV commercials for Gujarati Matrimony and Punjabi Matrimony to reach out to the international audience.


Matrimony Day Express

In the advent of Matrimony Day on April 14th, BharatMatrimony launched a novel idea of Matrimony Day Express - the All-India Signature Campaign, Matrimony Day XPRESS flagged off by Ms Akhila Srinivasan, MD, Shriram Investments, in the presence of BharatMatrimony CEO, Murugavel Janakiraman in Chennai on March 21st. The Xpress rolled out from Chennai, across, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad, New Delhi with the Grand Finale at Kolkata on April 12th.


Matrimony Day

BharatMatrimony celebrated Matrimony Day on April 14th to bring about a global awareness on the good effects of marriage. Matrimony Day is a day for married couples to realise the worth of each other and renew their vows of love and togetherness forever. This is also to encourage the young generation of marriageable age to understand the true values of marriage and encourage them to take that big decision. The festivity started well in advance with the launch of Matrimony Day Express, Cool online contests and offers, Classic Online Greeting Cards and Matrimony Day Caller tunes. The offline All-India Signature Campaign, Matrimony Day XPRESS had a significant role in reaching the Matrimony Day message across India.


2010 - The Year Of Blessings

BharatMatrimony completes 13 years in bringing people together.

This year 2010, BharatMatrimony completes 13 years in the field of online matrimony. What started as a matrimony site with a few members has now grown to be the Most Trusted Matrimony Brand with over 2 Crore members. BharatMatrimony has also gained phenomenal recognition in the online industry as being one of the most innovative companies in the world and has topped the charts both in the India Online Matrimony category & NRI Online Matrimony category. A consistent success rate in getting people together in marriage has kept BharatMatrimony ahead of all competition. BharatMatrimony has an unbeatable record number of success stories to its credit till date.


Matrimony Day - April 14

Matrimony Day has been first created by BharatMatrimony, a part of Consim Info Pvt. Ltd. to honour the institution of marriage and cherish that ultimate bond in human relationships. The day has been created to encourage people to get married and experience the joys of matrimony. BharatMatrimony believes that this day would soon gain momentum and recognition and will be celebrated universally just like Valentine's Day, Father's Day and Mother's Day. View website


AbilityMatrimony.com

AbilityMatrimony.com is a free matrimony service exclusively created for people with special needs and those wanting to marry them. AbilityMatrimony.com aspires to connect its differently-abled members on a common platform. BharatMatrimony, a part of Consim Info Pvt. Ltd. is a socially responsible organisation committed to making marriages happen for all sections of society. BharatMatrimony believes that by having an exclusive free service for people with special needs, more people will join and avail the services. View website


AssistedMatrimony.com - Personalised matchmaking service

AssistedMatrimony.com is an assisted matchmaking service from BharatMatrimony. While this service was earlier offered as an add-on package, a growing customer base and their increasing needs prompted us to extend it to an exclusive service that reaches out to a wider audience. The service is targeted at busy professionals who do not have the time to do their own partner search and also to those who prefer to hire an expert in the field to find them suitable matches. View website


MatrimonyMatters.com - More than just matchmaking

MatrimonyMatters.com is about marriage, relationships, health & fitness, fashion, travel destinations, etc. You can view videos of celebrity weddings, fashion shows, interviews with popular personalities, etc. You can feel the pulse of the present generation and hear their views on changing trends in relationships and marriage. MatrimonyMatters has a special expert corner to offer you tips on various marriage related topics plus a counseling section for pre-marital and marital issues where you can post your queries and get advice. On MatrimonyMatters you can also find everything you need to plan a perfect wedding. It's an excellent resource guide to help you figure out where to buy what. Visit www.matrimonymatters.com for more info.


2009 - Innovation, the path to Customer Delight

TamilMatrimony Partners with TTDC0

TamilMatrimony.com, part of India's most trusted and leading matrimony portal partnered with TTDC to provide its members and non-members with a discount on its 3 day tour package to the most renowned temples in different cities, to help prospects overcome any barrier that has caused a delay in their marriage.


Mega Swayamvaram

Mega Swayamvaram is the world's largest matrimony meet organized by BharatMatrimony. The mega matrimony meet serves as a perfect platform for the families of brides and bridegrooms to interact personally and choose the right partner. The day long event is arranged for non-members and members and will be divided into community-based sub-meets. Also, an exclusive session is conducted for members for whom caste is not a bar. During this all-family affair, members can exchange contact information, photographs and horoscopes for further action. This successful event has attracted over 5000 participants including 1600 prospective singles from all major communities.


Differently Abled Meet or Swayamvar for the Physically Challenged

BharatMatrimony reaches out to an audience that not only includes its members and non-members but also an audience with special needs. The largest meet for differently abled members in Mumbai and Delhi drew a crowd of over a thousand people with special needs. The participants were given an opportunity to interact with prospective members and their families. People exchanged contact information, photographs and horoscope for further action. Swayamvars of this kind have received an overwhelming response from participants and have brought in a comfort level among differently abled people.


Parvathy Homam

BharatMatrimony organized Parvathy Homam to help prospects allay any ominous factors that may be the cause for delay in a marriage. Parvathy Homam is one of India's most ancient rituals. According to Indian mythology, the divine mother took the incarnation of Goddess Parvathy in order to get married to Lord Shiva. None other than Lord Shiva himself gave the Parvathy mantra to Goddess Parvathy. This enabled her to reunite with her divine consort. By performing the Swayamvara Parvathy Homam, various obstacles that delay any marriage are removed. The eligible bride or groom is blessed with a suitable spouse.


Customer Service Programme

BharatMatrimony has gone the extra mile for its audience by assisting and guiding them in searching and short-listing profiles through its customer service programme. This face-to-face interaction with BharatMatrimony representatives will help prospects and their families know about the portal's services, free marriage counseling and other services related to the process of match making. Moreover, participants also have an opportunity to get a picture of themselves captured by a professional photographer free of cost and have the same uploaded on the website. They can also upload their horoscope onto the site and also get free horoscope generation on the spot.


BharatMatrimony recognized by JuxtConsult as the most used matrimony portal in 2009, 2008 and 2007

BharatMatrimony has once again been recognized as THE MOST USED MATRIMONY PORTAL in 2009. Internet research firm, JuxtConsult, has released the findings of its annual study, India Online 2009, which tracks the usage and preferences of Internet users in India. BharatMatrimony has received this recognition for the third year in succession.


BharatMatrimony to observe 14 April as Matrimony Day

BharatMatrimony will celebrate 14 April as Matrimony Day - a day to promote the concept of matrimony by spreading awareness about the benefits of matrimony. This special day encourages young people to give more thought to the concept of matrimony and how it will serve as the bedrock of society's cultural fabric. The website www.matrimonyday.org has been launched to drive the essence of matrimony.


BharatMatrimony.com introduces Facial Search - Now, find a life partner who resembles your favourite person including leading celebrities

Facial Search is a pathbreaking feature based on state-of-the-art face recognition technology. Members can now upload photos of their long awaited dream person and the "Facial Search" will lead them to profiles of members with resembling facial characteristics. The state-of-the-art face recognition technology works on the dimensions of a face, measures distances between the features, and matches it with photos on BharatMatrimony. The best part is that one can search from the new and existing list of BharatMatrimony members for profiles with the most sought after celebrities facial features.


BharatMatrimony.com partners with IDEA

BharatMatrimony.com, partners with IDEA Cellular, one of the leading mobile operators with over 40 million subscribers, to launch customized matrimony services for mobile users. IDEA subscribers can now access BharatMatrimony's services on their GPRS enabled handsets, across the country.


BharatMatrimony launches BharatMatrimony.tv - the world's first matrimony channel on the Internet

BharatMatrimony.tv features exclusive and exciting videos covering news, events and developments in the world of marriages - video clips featuring weddings of topnotch celebrities, fashion, style and bridal wear, video polls on marriage-related subjects, all together creating an engaging, informative and compelling experience for audiences across the globe.


2008 - Driving towards innovation

Consim Info raises USD 11.75 Million led by Mayfield Fund and existing investors, Yahoo! and Canaan Partners in its second round of funding.


New launches

BharatMatrimony launches Matrimony 2.0, The Next Generation Matrimony Portal.
BharatMatrimony partners with Tata Sky to feature its members' profiles on Tata Sky's Actve Matrimony service.
BharatMatrimony launches Health Profile in association with Metropolis a leading diagnostic laboratory and research centre.


Awards

BharatMatrimony is awarded "The Best Technology Portal - 2008" by PC World.
The India Online-2008 report by JuxtConsult recognizes BharatMatrimony as THE MOST PREFERRED and MOST VISITED matrimony portal by Indians world over. On a Star Trek - The Confederation of Indian Industry has paid a tribute to our CEO Mr. Murugavel Janakiraman by featuring him in their recently released book "Star Trek", which features top 101 star performers (age no bar) who have led innovative activities in Tamil Nadu in a wide variety of fields.


2007 - BharatMatrimony Group reincarnates itself as Consim Info Pvt. Ltd.

New launches

Consim launches IndiaPages.com
BharatMatrimony launches Voice Matrimony in association with Airtel
Consim launches Loanwala.com
BharatMatrimony launches Honeymoon Special
BharatMatrimony launches MatrimonyDiary.com
BharatMatrimony launches Between US - Relationship Helpline Blog
BharatMatrimony conducts the first ever Online Matrimony Meet
BharatMatrimony ties up with Nokia to launch Matrimony Services on Mobile
BharatMatrimony plugin is added in Yahoo Messenger


Awards

BharatMatrimony enters NASSCOM's Top 100 IT Innovators.
PC World's "Best Indian Websites of 2007" ranks Consim Info Pvt. Ltd. as a winner in
3 verticals: Matrimony, Jobs & Property
JuxtConsult recognizes BharatMatrimony as the only matrimony portal to have grown in 06-07
The Governing Council of the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) appoints Murugavel Janakiraman as Chairman of the Association for 2007 - 2008.


Events

BharatMatrimony conducts the Mega Swayamvaram 2007 - The World's Largest Matrimony Meet in Chennai and Hyderabad.


2006 - First round of investments

Global leaders Yahoo! and Canaan Partners invest $8.65 million in Consim.


New launches

Consim launches IndiaAutomobile.com
Consim launches IndiaList.com


Awards

BharatMatrimony found a place in the Limca Book of Records for record number of documented marriages online.
BharatMatrimony is honored by Silicon India and is amongst their top 100 technology companies in the US in the Internet/Web 2.0 category.
Murugavel Janakiraman receives the Prakruti Ratna Award from Surjit Singh Barnala (Governor of Tamil Nadu) for valuable civic and environmental contributions


2005 - Consim launches JOBS, PROPERTY & PSR PORTAL

New launches

Consim launches ClickJobs.com and IndiaProperty.com
BharatMatrimony opens its first BharatMatrimony Centre at Chennai
Consim launches BharatBloodBank, a non-profit, non-commercial interface
BharatMatrimony launches Matrimony Xpress, India's first blog on relationships
BharatMatrimony launches UrduMatrimony.com.


Tie-ups

BharatMatrimony ties up with the Government of Andhra Pradesh to provide Matrimony services through Rajiv Internet Village Center (RIVC).
BharatMatrimony also ties up with the Government of Kerala to provide Matrimony services through Akshaya Kendra.
BharatMatrimony ties up with the Department of Post, Government of India to sell BharatMatrimony Membership Cards through the post offices.

Awards

BharatMatrimony bags 2 awards at the Chennai Ad Club Award.
BharatMatrimony is awarded ISO 9001:2000 certification.
Murugavel Janakiraman becomes one of the youngest businessmen to be a SIGARAM-15 Business Icon - an award instituted by the India Today Group to honor people who devise, design and alter the course of events in their respective areas of work and truly change the lives of people.


2004 - Going global

BharatMatrimony sponsors the Miss India-USA pageant.

BharatMatrimony officially opens office and starts operations in Dubai.
BharatMatrimony enters into a strategic alliance with the Government of Andhra Pradesh to provide Matrimony services through e-Seva.
Murugavel Janakiraman is honored by the AICC with the "Top 5 Under-35 South Asians" Award.


2003 - Matrimony service for all across platforms

BharatMatrimony hosts the first ever Matrimony Meet for the physically challenged.

BharatMatrimony ties up with Sify iway to offer payment collection across India.
BharatMatrimony launched Matrimony on Mobile and Mobile Alerts


2002 - Pioneering the concept of Modern Day Swayamvar

BharatMatrimony conducted a Mega Swayamvaram in 2002 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. This event was the largest Matrimony Meet in the world. DesiMatch, the first and exclusive

relationship and matrimony magazine for South Asians residing in the US was launched. Four more regional portals are added to BharatMatrimony.com - MarwadiMatrimony.com, ParsiMatrimony.com, AssameseMatrimony.com and OriyaMatrimony.com.


2001 - Expanding our services

BharatMatrimony opens offices across India in Mumbai, Bangalore and Hyderabad.

BharatMatrimony ties up with Rediff, Sify and MSN as matrimony channel partner.


2000 - BharatMatrimony branches into 10 regional websites

BengaliMatrimony.com, MarathiMatrimony.com, GujaratiMatrimony.com, PunjabiMatrimony.com, HindiMatrimony.com,

SindhiMatrimony.com, KannadaMatrimony.com, KeralaMatrimony.com, TeluguMatrimony.com and TamilMatrimony.com.


1999 - First office in Chennai

Murugavel Janakiraman, the founder of BharatMatrimony finds his life partner Deepa on the site he creates. Envisioning a bigger opportunity in the Matrimony

sector in India, Murugavel opens a small office (300 square feet) in Chennai.


1998 - Matrimony service gained instant hit

The matrimony section originally made of two pages: one for the Bride and one for the Groom, expanded further to provide more search features.


1997 - A community portal for Indians was born

April 14, New Jersey, USA - A young programmer named Murugavel Janakiraman starts and runs a community portal, through his sole initiative, for Indians living

and working abroad. Online services such as Matrimony, Make Friends, E-Greetings, Reminders and a Discussion Forum are part of the portal.