Marriage is said as the unity of two different hearts and soul who takes the oath to live together forever. Marriage is already a special event but the things which make its more special and enjoyable is the customs and rituals. We bring you the weirdest but interesting customs and rituals in different nations.
There is a tradition in the Masai community that the father of the bride spits on her face and chest. It is believed to be a blessing.
On the day of the honeymoon in Swahili culture, an elderly woman or her mother goes to the bedroom along with the bride. She goes along so that if the bride helps her if she does not know what to do.
The wedding is one of the most of happiest event of one’s life but in Congo the bride and groom do not have to laugh or smile during the wedding ceremony.
In Scotland people and friends of the bride's family bind her with a tree and throw dirty things over her, it if she tolerates these then she can tolerate anything and can handle difficulties.
It is a ritual in the Tiandong community of Borneo that the bridegroom does not have to go to the bathroom after marriage for three days. It is believed that their married gets happy and more healthy children are born by doing this.