Uzbekistan - a very old and ancient country, which is in the hot Central Asian steppes.State history was able to form its own unique traditions that are very different from the rest of the wedding traditions.
When the boy reaches the age of majority, his parents begin to pick up his bride.When they have noticed a matching pair, then under various pretexts are trying to get to her parents' house.Begin asking the neighbors about potential future daughter, and if the positive reviews, then go to fight matchmakers.
Uzbek wedding day matchmaking
The home of a young girl found all the elders of the village to conduct a "Fatih-tui" (engagement).For the first time in the house of the bride groom's relatives arrive, usually one woman and one man.In the house of the bride takes the same delegation.During courtship people meet and agree on the bottom of the forthcoming visit.Matchmakers explain their intentions, and the rest are engaged in attending a tea party with cookies she had baked a
second time come two women and two men, there is a section specially prepared festive Svatovskaya bread - a symbol of serious intentions of the parties.Immediately raises the question: and what are the best days for a wedding, and the two men have to decide it.Of course, the wedding can be assigned, and a week later, and six months later - no restrictions.
If all went well, the elders render a verdict on the betrothal of young and matchmakers presented chic gifts and all kinds of refreshments for the parents of the groom.From this moment begins the Uzbek wedding.
Wedding Day and seating guests at the wedding
Each region of Uzbekistan has its own wedding traditions.Uzbek wedding suggests that morning in the house of the groom is preparing a festive pilaf, which is then sent to the bride's house.The same is pilaf and groom.Young read a prayer for marriage and tells the new duties and rights.Then the newlyweds are declared husband and wife.After the church wedding
young go to the registry office where the support of civil procedure a legal marriage.Then the young couple go to the bride's house, where she says goodbye to svaimi parents.Then all go to the groom's house, where it is a wedding feast and fun.
special place at the wedding table for the parents of the newlyweds do not have, as they sit in the evening is not necessary, they should bypass the guests to follow the serving dishes and pay full attention to the guests.For all weddings, the bride wears a veil that covers her face, or national dress handkerchief.Only on the third day shoots and opens her face.
Uzbek wedding and her wedding night
At the end of celebratory actions bride walks into the room, intended for the young.There for it is cooked white corner, waiting for her close friend to help the bride undress and climb to the marriage bed, curtained white matter.Then girlfriend (Young) closes the curtain and leaves.When it comes to the bride and trying every opportunity to redeem the bride on the right to open the curtain.After a few minutes of trade, the bride gives in to him, and then the couple left completely alone until morning.
Morning pilaf and welcome the bride
the day after the wedding, all the relatives and the groom's family is gathered in the courtyard to welcome the bride and express their warmest wishes for happiness, love, health and prosperity of a new young family.Bride turns everyone bows as a sign of deep respect and gratitude.After that, all the invited guests, relatives gather at the home of the bride in order to perform the ritual of morning pilaf.This process is encompasses reading prayers, feast pilaf and tea.These wedding traditions of Uzbekistan