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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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The Betrothal in Traditional Wedding

After the proposing process, both sets of parents exchanged family credentials as tokens of intention. Then, after extensive bargaining, the two families would arrive at the amount of money and goods that would make up the gift to the girl’s family. After presenting engagement tokens, the go-between would ask the bride’s family to choose among [...]

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