Baltic Wedding Traditions

  • 2007-11-10
Awhite wedding dress to portray chastity, a pair of wedding rings tosymbolize eternal love and bonding,a large wedding cake topped with a smallstatue representing the couple, is all thisenough for a successful marriage and long lasting love? In the Baltic states, for a bride to put a piece of sugar in her braas a symbol of sweet love and to dance the first wedding waltz withher groom, were the common traditions in medieval times. Nowadays wehave a big wedding cake instead of sugar and it doesn’t makemarriage less honeyed. The first wedding waltz has changed to thefirst...
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