New Delhi, March 1: It was perhaps for the first time in Indian Railways, a couple got married during their train journey. Jyotsna and Sachin from Udhin Khurd village in Kaushambi district, Uttar Pradesh, got married on February 28 in the presence of Art of Living Founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar. Also Read - Railways to Save 10-15% Per Annum by Procuring Via GeM, Says Piyush Goyal

The couple exchanged garlands, vows as Ravi Shankar recited mantras. Also Read - IRCTC Latest News: India's First Kisan Special Train to Start Operation From Friday | All You Need to Know  

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The coach was decorated with flowers.


Ravi Shankar blessed the couple and appealed to people to have simple wedding and not to spend lakhs and crores of rupees in the ceremony.

Ravi Shankar is on a Om Anugraha Yatra wherein he is visiting various pilgrimage sites in Uttar Pradesh. The yatra began on Tuesday from Varanasi and culminate in Lucknow.