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Marry the Bride (2)

The Bride’s Journey to the Groom’s House The “good luck woman” or a Dajin, employed by the bride’s family to look after the bride, carried the bride on her back to the sedan chair. Another attendant might shield the bride with a parasol while a third tossed rice at the sedan chair. Sometimes the bride [...]

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Marry the Bride (1)

In Chinese tradition wedding, there was an important ritual for the groom on the weeding day – making a special trip to the bride’s home and fetching his beloved home. The Process from the Groom’s House to the Bride’s In old days, to marry his beloved bride the groom would launch a grand welcoming party. [...]

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Traditional Chinese Wedding Grand Gift List

“Grand Gifts” is a set of elaborate gifts to be presented to the bride’s family by the groom’s family. All gifts should come in even numbers, meaning “good things double”… Some gifts on the list are seasonal, or not readily available in some parts of the world. As long as you present some of the [...]

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