Did you know that in 2017 there were over 3 million Muslims living in the United States? It is no wonder that with such a large Muslim population, there are many Muslim weddings happening across the country. Are you attending or hosting a Muslim wedding? Keep reading to learn about the top Muslim wedding traditions. A wedding is a big part of Islamic culture and is mandated as a duty of a Muslim by the
With over 2.4 million weddings occurring each year in the United States alone, and the average cost of such an event soaring over $35,000, to say that the wedding industry is massive would be a bit of an understatement. Weddings come in all shapes and sizes, from the smallest backyard ceremonies to ballroom extravaganzas, and are celebrated across all cultures and parts of the world. Plus, each culture or region has its own set of
bridal expos
When you are planning a wedding, visiting bridal expos provides you a great opportunity to cover a lot of ground. At these expos, you get a first-hand look at everything, from dresses and decorations to romance and sex workshops. If you have never visited a bridal fair, you are in for a treat. Read these tips to learn more about how an expo can help you with your planning. 1. Bridal Expos Get the Creative
Every year in the U.S., there are almost 2.5 million wedding ceremonies performed. Of those, only about 33% happen inside a religious institution. This number is on the decline. The old idea that you have to get married inside a church has been thrown out the window. Instead, couples are opting for more creative venues, like old barns, outdoor spaces, and destination weddings. Indeed, if you are planning a wedding these days, there are hundreds
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If you have recently got engaged, congratulations! You have some wedding planning to do, including which traditions you want to include in your ceremony. While you may have found your soul mate, it is unlikely they share the same religion as you. 27% of US marriages are interfaith. If you are marrying someone of Jewish faith or if you are Jewish, you have many Jewish wedding traditions to pick from to include in your ceremony.
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Greek Weddings Customs and Traditions: Greek weddings are quite interesting occasions with numerous conventions originating from both the Greek Orthodox church and from social superstitions. Despite the fact that customs shift starting with one town then onto the next, and from various areas and islands, there are a couple of conventions that stay all-inclusive to a run of the mill Greek wedding function. Pre-wedding customs Additionally, it is the custom for the group of a
wedding must haves
The wedding planning process can be exhausting and stressful, especially as the bride. In the early stages, it is important to take some stress off of yourself by establishing some wedding must-haves for your ceremony and reception. This process can help you identify potential avenues for savings, as well as help you get ideas for what you envision for your big day. Of course, there is no one-size-fits-all wedding ceremony checklist, but for the most
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Bridal Gowns Shopping for the wedding gown — oh, where to start! First thing first, all the brides should target to express the absolute best possible version of themselves on their big day. The bride’s dress is the most important and a focal point of discussion at the wedding. Besides the bride’s beaming smile and radiance, the wedding gowns have always been and is still the front and center. The decision of selecting the perfect wedding
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There are 6,200 weddings in the United States every day. Culture plays a huge role in weddings, which means there is a lot of variation when it comes to “traditional” ceremonies. If you are planning or attending a Hispanic wedding (the U.S. Census includes ethnicities from Mexico, Puerto Rico, Cuba, Central, and South America), you will find a rich history of traditions to understand. Prepare yourself, or just satisfy your curiosity, by learning about 7
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The beauty of a pair of wedding rings is in the promise and commitment that they represent. At so many weddings, there is a ritual of the couple placing the rings on each other’s hand. It is a solemn moment as the ceremony celebrating their commitment nears its end. The tradition of wedding rings has a long and interesting history. Here are just a few of the rituals and lore associated with the wedding ring.
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