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Erdos wedding ceremony

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Updated: 2013-12-18

Erdos wedding ceremony

The Wedding of Erdos, originated in ancient Mongolia in the 15th century, popular in Mongolia. Nowadays, the ceremony has evolved into a kind of culture phenomenon.

Year: 2006

Sort: Folk-custom

Area: Inner Mongolia Serial

No.: X-55

Declarer: Erdos, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region

The Wedding of Erdos, originated in ancient Mongolia in the 15th century, popular in Mongolia. Nowadays, the ceremony has evolved into a kind of culture phenomenon.

The wedding has a series of specific ceremonial procedures, such as present the Hada for engagement, greeting the son-in-law, offering sheep and toasting, asking name and age, mother's blessing and so on, which have been preserved very well and becoming a custom gradually.

The procedures and the contents of the Wedding are different from other nations and other areas of Mongolia, which is the most attractive and grand ceremony in the Mongolia. The singing and dancing make the wedding more joyful and harmonious. The wedding not only embodies the Mongolian greathearted and ceremonious characteristics, but also expresses various ethical cultures to outside, such as the finery,the ceremonial custom and the folk singing and dancing. The wedding of Erdos has the rich and profound cultural connotation.

Erdos wedding ceremony

The procedures and the contents of the Wedding are different from other nations and other areas of Mongolia, which is the most attractive and grand ceremony in the Mongolia.

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