Wedding Story of Anisha and Koshen

June 04, 2018 3:15 pm


  • Your initial meet. How did it happen?

We met in 2014 randomly through a mutual university friend (Who eventually became our best man). There were no sparks flying off at that point. 

  • Who made the first move? How?

Anisha:  Koshen made the first move and sent me a facebook request to keep in touch. 

  • What was your first impression about your spouse?

AnishaI did not like him one bit! He was too shy and quite an introvert.

  • In what ways are you most alike?

AnishaOur choices of food and our ideas for a better future are aligned quite well. 

  • What's your most memorable date? Why?

AnishaMy wedding day! I finally got to marry the man of my dreams and life partner who was someone my family ideally wanted as well. 

  • Three things you love and hate about your partner.

AnishaDon’t really see anything hateful about him. He is certainly a calm, positive and a motivating person. 


  • How did the proposal happen?

AnishaOn the 22nd August 2015 right before I went into class. 

  • If the proposal was a surprise, on a scale of 1-10 how well did it go?

AnishaIt wasn’t a complete surprise as I felt it was eventually about to happen, but I didn’t think it would happen this fast! So, I would give it a solid 10! 

  • What are you most looking forward to as Mr. and Mrs.? 

AnishaLiving together happily married, settled down and content with each other. 



  • Most memorable moment from your wedding?

AnishaThe first time Koshen looked at me at our wedding photo shoot and when we exchanged vows. 

  • Describe your wedding day using one word, what would it be?


  • What's been the most fun detail of your wedding to plan?

AnishaSelecting and designing the bride’s dress and bride’s maid dresses. 

  • What's been the most difficult detail of your wedding to agree upon?

AnishaDeciding on what hymns should go on the hymn sheets.


  • Where did you go for your honeymoon?

AnishaJetwing Lighthouse in Galle. 

  • What is your idea of, “And they lived happily ever after”?

AnishaBeing united in our decisions and staying committed loving each other in a peaceful manner. 

  • What has surprised you the most during the first few months of being married?

AnishaI am a doctor working at Karawanella hospital. His commitment to visit me every weekend from Kadawatha has certainly surprised me. 

  • Who’s good at forgetting and better at forgiving?

AnishaThis is definitely Koshen!

Photographer: Native Tribes
Florist : Blooms
Invitation Design:  Card
Ceremony Venue: St. Mary’s Church Bamabalapitiya
Reception Venue: 
Engagement: Mt Lavinia Hotel 
Bride’s Wedding Band: Vogue Jewellers
Groom’s Wedding Band: Vogue Jewellers
Groom Prep Location: 

Bridal Gown: Wedding Dreams
Bridal Boutique: 
Earrings: Vogue Jewellers 
Hair: Romesh Attapattu
Makeup: Romesh Attapattu
Bridesmaid Dresses: Wedding Dreams
Bridesmaid Shoes: 

Suit & Shirt: Namal Balachandra
Grooming: Kushan De Silva
Groomsmen Suits: Dress Masters

About the author

- Nadeesha Perera

Masterminding my creativity through a pen, paintbrush or a cooking recipe. My Mantra ''Inhale, Exhale, Smile, Repeat'' keeps me happy, lively and above all a sassy lady!