They ensure that everyone is having a good time. These two words carry great meaning and can change the whole life if it concerns marriage. But some wedding traditions are carried out without anyone having the slightest clue as to why such a tradition exists. The other tradition is connected with garter flinging. He gets some money for every piece.
Wine represent sweetness in life. The father of the bride blesses his daughter by spitting on her head and breasts. They are symbols of bitter-sweet feelings appearing in the marriage as almonds are bitter and sugar is sweet. But the bride and groom will have to overcome them with spirit of unity present in the ceremony. Just ask any wedding planner.
On the way to the church she dragged the towel on the ground. This tradition of the charivari aka the shivaree started in the Middle Ages. He is surrounded by the single men. We all know the most famous ones like throwing the bouquet, cutting the cake, and carrying the bride across the threshold. As symbol of being married people in India wear toe rings. He will be able to find true love and have a happy family the future.
They wear straw masks or sometimes straw petticoats. Germany: smashing plates Guests to traditional German weddings bring the happy couple any type of porcelain except glass, and then smash them in the belief that this will ward off evil spirits. Her father will then spit on her head and breasts. Okay, an Indonesian wedding is officially out for me. The umbrella symbolizes protection and haven. The couple usually plans the reception beforehand, because eating and drinking are boring. The happy couple sits next to each other.
The couple are then expected to clean up the mess together, learning that married life will not be easy, but by working together, they can overcome any challenge. On this small table there are two slices or cubes of bread, some salt, a silver coin and two glasses of wine. There is no doubt that France is a favourite destination to celebrate a wedding, as it has so much to offer in terms of venues, food, weather and locations, therefore it is easy to understand why. Peas are thrown at Czech newlyweds instead of rice. The number of confetti included in the bomboniere is important — it should be an odd number, preferably five or seven for good luck.
Interfering elders: If you think your parents are nosy, then,you must read about this tradition. In order to avoid disgrace, many women tend to remain with their kidnappers. This act has a symbolic meaning. On the day of the wedding, a relative must hit the bottom of his feet with a fish, while they ask him about his plans for the future. Friends of the bride arrive to her house and break dishes or plates at her front door.
The idea was to give the bride and groom strength before their wedding night. Our only advice, steer clear of your crummiest friends. Today there are different ways of bouquet decorations. The box in which rings were kept until the wedding ceremony is taken by the bridesmaid who is planning to get married next. This love spoon also served as a promise that the groom would never let the bride go hungry. Bride's veil is suppose to protect her from evil spirits.
It is so, so loud and the couple comes outside and gives them drink or something like that. If you follow this custom, the theory goes, you will find eternal joy with your soul mate. After the wedding ceremony, friends of the groom take off his socks, tie a rope around the ankles, and start beating soles of his feet with dried yellow corvina. Wedding traditions differ from culture to culture, nation to nation. Seven men in seven white cars go to her home and bring her to the place where the ceremony is held. Mangalorean Christians are Konkani people and perform some purely Hindu rituals during weddings. Then, all guests are given the chance to approach and personally congratulate the newlyweds on their new marriage.
She has to wear the wedding dress and jewelery along with a thread. At the part held on the second day of wedding feast guest do not get spoons, forks, knives. Each culture has its own customs as to how people get married, usually depending on religious beliefs and sometimes on superstitions as well. The bridesmaids were also protection from evil spirits. However, the tradition is all in fun.