A young couple from India used NFTs to forever digitize their love for each other on the Ethereum (ETH) blockchain.

A newlywed couple from Pune, India, Shruti Nair and Anil Narasipuram have decided to take their legal marriage to the next level by arranging a blockchain wedding. According to Anil, her husband:

“I have read several articles on how people in other countries get married on the blockchain, and this motivates me.”
Another well-known crypto entrepreneur who will follow this trend is Rebecca Kacherczynski, product designer at Coinbase.

As part of the Indian blockchain wedding, the couple was accompanied online by Anup Bakki, who was responsible for the NFT coin, also known as the digital pastor.

“We read the promises and after receiving the blessing from our digital pastor, I confirmed the transaction to transfer the NFT to my wife’s digital wallet,” said Anil, after which our digital pastor announced her husband and wife! ”

The Indian couple Anil and Shruti. Source: Linkedin
The couple unanimously read the promise: “We do not want to make big promises, but we will do everything in our power to make it work. Through all our quarrels and strife, we hope to improve our understanding of each other and ourselves. do not expect us to be the whole village for each other, but we will be there. ” Someone, hand in hand, we go through this adventure together. ”

Wedding Promise NFT. Source: opensea
The marriage vow, which was in digital image form, was then marked as an NFT by Digital Priest on the OpenSea platform. The description of NFT reads:

“This contract is between Shruti Satyan Nair, born March 17, 1988, and Anil Mohan Narasipuram, born October 11, 1986. The parties hereby declare themselves as husband and wife November 15, 2021, and they shall be sick and healthy now. always and always. ”
Related: India will implement 30% tax on crypto and digital rupee CBDC by 2022-2023

Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced the launch of a digital central bank currency (CBDC) along with a 30 percent tax on cryptocurrencies by 2022-2023 as part of the 2022 Union budget.

As reported by Cointelegraph, Sittraman said the launch of a digital central bank currency would give a “big boost” to the digital economy, along with the possibility of a more efficient and less expensive currency management system. Suggest to her:

«Any income from the transfer of virtual digital assets is taxed at 30%. No deduction shall be made for any expense or provision in the calculation of such income, other than the cost of the purchase. “

Source: CoinTelegraph