Wedding plays an important role in most people’s lives. It’s a very old tradition, dating back to thousands of years. However, there are some things most people don’t know about a traditional wedding ceremony! Here is a list of weird wedding traditions, you didn’t know!
In antique Europe, the Roman and Greek people believed that the bride must wear a veil. They did this to protect the bride from evil spirits!
Do you know why we wear engagement rings on the fourth finger of the left hand? It has the “vena amoris”, which is latin for “vein of love”. People in the past thought that this vein leads directly to the heart.
“Tying the knot” comes from ancient Celtic and Hindu weddings. It is done to symbolically bind the two people together during a traditional wedding ceremony.