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Kaleidoscope world wedding traditions for inspiration

In Laos, the groom shall carry his bride to the very house in which they will live. In England, the bride has to prove her stamina, having lifted the heavy lid of the chest Church. The wedding rituals of many peoples of the world are so diverse and amazing that sometimes it’s just hard to believe.

Ukraine in August-September — the wedding season, no less than the rich national traditions. Find out what is interesting about marriage in different parts of the world and inspired ideas to make your biggest day in life is no less original and memorable.

Wedding African

African rituals and the truth is shocking! So, in a tribe For every bride must pass through the ranks of the relatives of the bride, who with all the dope beat him with sticks. If a young man passes the test, then he is ready for marriage. And if you hold this ritual in the form of the game?

In Kenya during the entire honeymoon husband wears female clothes to feel what it — to be a woman. On his wife put red and black ornament that symbolizes the change her family status.

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Wedding traditions and customs of the peoples of the world

One of the most significant events in life is the wedding. All newlyweds dream that their celebration will be the best, and the Union strong and durable. Relatives, and young, listen to all sorts of advice, remember grandma’s instructions, perform sometimes absurd practices – and all in order not to frighten the budding happiness of a family.

In all world cultures have their own wedding traditions and customs. Some of them are very similar worldwide, but there are those that are inherent only to the given people and are inseparably connected with the religion, lifestyle and history of the nation.

Wedding traditions of the peoples of the world

Europe

England . Wedding ceremony heading into the Church, headed by the girl who covers the path of the bride flowers. The more colors, the happier will be the life of his young wife. And yet constricted in the dress should certainly be the new, old thing and something blue. The Englishwoman in no event it is impossible to forget to put a coin in your Shoe otherwise bad luck.

Germany . A very good tradition: one should plant a tree in memorial day. Do the bride and groom Continue reading

The strangest holidays

Scottish Islands, Scotland: “Up Helli-AA” fire Festival.

This festival gathers thousands of people.

Earlier in this festival, the Vikings burned thirty-two foot replica of a Viking ship.

The Night Of Ivan Kupala, Belarus, Beaver

At night, in this ancient pagan holiday that is celebrated on the seventh of July, young girls don the whitefish =) through the fire and swim naked. Rituals combined with ancient beliefs about birth.

New Delhi, India: Holi, the festival of colors

Indian girls throw colored powder at each other during the period of the celebration of the Hindi, which indicates the beginning of spring.

The festival of colors ( pick colors) in new Delhi. Indian state holiday in honor of the parish

spring. Celebration in honor of losing care ward of evil and goodness and life. It is celebrated 2 days in a row.

On this date, accordingly to ancient legend, was killed black evil Holika. On this day, in any city happen personal celebration. Everywhere light bonfires, which symbolize the end of winter and the departure of evil spirits (something reminiscent of Shrove Tuesday). The Khaliq burn in the fire, throw the seasonal gifts of Pomona

harvest. Grains, coconuts etc. Early in the morning people go out into Continue reading

Wedding traditions of Japan
«Nihon koku" - 日本国 - literally means "the birthplace of the Sun". Mysterious Eastern country with the romantic name "the land of the rising sun" is now one of the…

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Wedding traditions of Japan
«Nihon koku" - 日本国 - literally means "the birthplace of the Sun". Mysterious Eastern country with the romantic name "the land of the rising sun" is now one of the…

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The Culture of the peoples of Central Asia
Ancient Samarkand was a major trading center of the silk Road. Merchants passed these places transporting silk from the East to the West. The Silk Road was located several hundred…

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