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Japanese Wedding Culture

Japan consists of four islands: Honshu, Hokkaido, Kyushu and Shikoku. It is known as ” Land of the Rising Sun “and is one of the largest economies in the world, so, you must know this country. But how about wedding in Japan? have you seen or know about it ?

In terms of their culture and religion thing has not changed much over time. Maintain a fixed idea of link and few are those who dare to apply Western ideas. Japanese wedding is one of the most unique tradition, since they have their own tradition and ceremony. If you have ever heard about Kimono, then this unique wedding dress are wear by bride at their wedding day.

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Kimono : Traditional Japanese Wedding Dress

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The bride wears white kimono and headdress with many ornaments .The kimono is the traditional Japanese wedding dress. The Japanese term means “thing” and ki comes from Kiru, which means “go”. Kimonos reach the lower parts of the body, with wide sleeves and V neckline pronounced.The cut, color, fabric and decorations vary by sex, age, marital status, time of year and occasion.

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In addition they painted with all the face white and show their virginity to their gods. On the contrary to the boyfriend , who is dressed in black .

After the marriage , celebrated in shrines or temples, it is customary for the bride and groom drink nine cups of sake , while their parents take a cup of tea in token of joy. For the groom begins an important way because, unlike many other eastern countries, is promised to be installed in House of the bride’s parents to live. If you have a child or the parents of the bride die, then would go to live with his parents.

After the Japanese wedding ceremony, then the couple offer a speech to guests as a token of appreciation and conclusion of the link.