The middle- eastern country of Syria is renowned for their rich way of life and astounding traditions that have remained accurate also in modern times. One of these traditions is a syrian wedding which can be incredibly luxurious and include some exclusive rituals that might carry the weight of many dreams weaved by a bride and her soon- to- be husband for their big day.

The preparation for a marriage in Syria usually starts with a gathering known as’khyapta d khitna’or the couple’s rain. This is held in the vicar’s home with simply his close friends and family attending. Food and drinks are served and a timeless syrian lyrical strap known as’ Arada’ acts melodies. While his pals celebrate him with food, beverages, and music, the man takes himself to the hammam where he spents his final bath while taking his bachelor’s day off.

On the fourth morning, or’al- Henna Day’, relatives and friends paint Henna on the couple’s hands and arms, as well as enhance her with various ornaments, which is supposed to forecast the fortune of their marriage. After the Henna party the couple’s family visits the bride’s property and accompanies her to chapel. The community users encourage others to walk hand in hand with them until they arrive at her entrance by singing ancient conventional melodies.

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