The middle- eastern region of Syria is renowned for their rich way of life and surprising traditions that have remained real yet in modern times. One of these traditions is a syrian wedding which can be really lavish and include some unique rituals that might carry the weight of many dreams weaved by a bride and her immediately- to- be husband for their big day.

The preparing for a wedding in Syria usually starts with a group known as’khyapta d khitna’or the couple’s bath. This is held in the couple’s apartment with just his close friends and family attending. Food and drinks are served and a vintage syrian musical strap known as’ Arada’ plays tracks. While his buddies celebrate him with food, beverages, and tunes, the wedding takes himself to the hammam where he spents his final bath while taking a bachelor’s day.

On the fourth day, or’al- Henna Day’, relatives and friends paint Henna on the couple’s hands and arms, as well as decorate her with diverse ornaments, which is supposed to identify the fortune of their marriage syrian brides. After the Henna gathering the vicar’s relatives visits the bride’s home and accompanies her to cathedral. The family associates encourage another to walk hand in hand with them until they arrive at her doorway by singing old old-fashioned music.

Many families in northern Syria continue these joyful traditions by enduring travel difficulties to attend a friend’s wedding despite the conflict and displacement. Connections to family and kinship are highly valued in the town of Manbij and serve as residents ‘ emotional and financial support system.

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