Wedding traditions and Superstitions
✽Weddings may be a universal celebration, but traditions vary depending on culture and country. # WomensTips
✽ There are a lot of traditions and Superstitions in different countries. But where did they come from and what do they meen? ?
✽ Here the list of the most interesting facts, traditions and superstitions about wedding:
∘ ?❤️?? A Swedish bride puts a silver coin from her father and a gold coin from her mother in each shoe to ensure that she'll never do without.
∘ ?❤️?? Moroccan women take a milk bath to purify themselves before their wedding ceremony.
∘ ?❤️?? In Holland, a pine tree is planted outside the newlyweds' home as a symbol of fertility and luck.
∘ ?❤️?? Engagement and wedding rings are worn on the fourth finger of the left hand because it was once thought that a vein in that finger led directly to the heart.
∘ ?❤️?? Queen Victoria started the Western world's white wedding dress trend in 1840—before then, brides simply wore their best dress.
∘ ?❤️?? In Korea, brides don bright hues of red and yellow to take their vows.
∘ ?❤️?? In Denmark, brides and grooms traditionally cross-dressed to confuse evil spirits.
∘ ?❤️?? In Egypt, the bride's family traditionally does all the cooking for a week after the wedding, so the couple can relax.
∘ ?❤️?? The custom of tiered cakes emerged from a game where the bride and groom attempted to kiss over an ever-higher cake without knocking it over.
∘ ?❤️?? In many cultures around the world—including Celtic, Hindu and Egyptian weddings—the hands of a bride and groom are literally tied together to demonstrate the couple's commitment to each other and their new bond as a married couple. red and white wedding dresses
∘ ?❤️?? The English believe a spider found in a wedding dress means good luck. Yikes!
∘ ?❤️?? Rain on your wedding day is actually considered good luck, according to Hindu tradition.
∘ ?❤️?? In Japan, white was always the color of choice for bridal ensembles—long before Queen Victoria popularized it in the Western world.