A concept of the bridal shower gift emerges from the dowry given to the bride. As the couple is now tied to set the pace in new start of life and to make a new independent home so they need each thing to run the smooth livings. By the shower gifts the burden for purchasing each and every thing to establish a new home is lessened. So they can enjoy the life with the relaxation of buying of the household goods.
The other concept which lay behind this is to arrange the marriage is the way of accepting the new responsibilities of each other and of the future family. So it is expense demanding event from the start to the long run. The bride herself or the father and mom get the financial pressure. So to release this pressure from them or to lessen the pressure the bridal shower party is arranged to present the things of necessity to the bride and her family.
The gifts given to the bride are of two types one is the shower gift which match with the theme of the party and one for the wedding gift. The wedding gift may be in form of money.