Nair is among the upward caste of Hindus hailing from Kerala. Basically, they belong to the Kshatriya caste of the Nagavanshi order. Many are known as Nayars. They lay great stress on education. Thus, many prominent politicians, government servants, medical experts and significant positions holders in education and law sector are Nairs. They comprise one of the most important sections among the Hindus of Kerala. Nairs are traditional people who believe in the sanctity of matrimony. They carry out a variety of the rituals during a wedding to ensure that the marriage is blessed by Gods.