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Wedding traditions of Korea. Korean wedding

As in any Eastern country, in Korea, a wedding is one of the most significant events in the life of a Korean or Koreans. This has its good reason. As in the past in Korea, adult Korean was considered only after he was married, when that was not the value of the person’s age at the time.

Korean main attraction at the wedding was considered to be a pair of geese or ducks, which represented the fidelity of the spouses . Time changes things and today live birds replace wooden figurines.

In Korea emphasizes the importance of the day of the wedding itself. For this reason, weddings are rarely conducted in a leap year, the lunar-solar calendar, year. The most popular day is Sunday, and the second half Saturday. On weekdays, the wedding is held infrequently. In the past, the exact time of the wedding was determined by a fortuneteller-professional, and these astrologers are turning rarely and then as a tribute to tradition.

Wedding traditions of Korea

In the old days, Korean wedding could be organized in the bride’s house and groom’s house. In our time serves for this purpose a special hall – «erikjan”, although there are those who spend the wedding in the restaurant or in my house.

In the past the wedding dress the Korean consisted Continue reading