Greek Wedding Traditions
Traditions have a flair for the dramatic Greek wedding. The engagement with the celebration of the reception are Greek weddings with beautiful, symbolic rituals.
Greek brides used to a traditional veil, either yellow or red in the color that represents the fire bear. The bride protected these colored veil from evil spirits. Brides other lucky charm used on this special day. Some wore a piece of sugar lumps to ensure a sweet life. Others carried out Ivy, a symbol of infinite love. The color red is still important and Neugriechisch brides sometimes the color to a cheerful note.
In the past, brides carried out herbs or grains as a fertility rite. Some contemporary Greek brides include fresh herbs in the nose. Rosemary, thyme, mint and Basil are popular and aromatic. As the bride going around, it is his, not unusual for the corridor along bespuckt from both sides of the road. Note that no actual spitting, is happening, and the gesture is symbolic.
The wedding ceremony