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This past week-end I happened to be fortunate enough to visit an engagement celebration for my host-sister’s friend that is best

Sunday, March 1st, 2020

This past week-end I happened to be fortunate enough to visit an engagement celebration for my host-sister’s friend that is best

Getting married. Armenian Design

Some time ago, her boyfriend decided which they desired to get hitched, so that they set a date to obtain involved. I happened to be confused. Into the States, we don’t typically “set a romantic date” to have involved. Either you become engaged to be hitched an individual asks you, or you don’t. There’s perhaps perhaps not usually a state that is in-between of. To start with, we thought that I’d simply misinterpreted. Which they had perhaps mentioned engaged and getting married at some remote point in the near future, or that my host-sister’s buddy ended up being hoping to be expected by her boyfriend any time now. But, no. A couple of months ago they made a decision to formally get involved on March tenth. Therefore, to celebrate this engagement plus the numerous social distinctions that make learning another’s life-style therefore attractive and fulfilling, I made the decision to concentrate this short article on things wedding. Well, things conventional Armenian wedding, to be exact.

For some Armenians weddings are frequently extremely formal, joyous occasions chock-full of long-standing traditions staunchly, or perhaps in some instances grudgingly, upheld.

One tradition that is such the “Khosk-kap. ” This event that is slightly formal kicks off the engagement and it is much like that which we in the usa would phone an engagement reception or celebration. (more…)