Customs Vs American Wedding Customs

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American and Afghan Wedding Customs Marriage is a vital part of human life. It is important because it ties a man and a woman not only physically, but also spiritually and emotionally. Marriage is the beginning of a family, and a long commitment in human life. Marriage has been traditionally understood in every human society. Typically, there are many religions, different ideas and thoughts in different part of the world regarding the wedding customs. Although, the purpose of the marriage in all the world is to unite a man and a woman physically, emotionally and spiritually; the wedding customs and traditions differ from country to country. With some similarities, Afghan wedding customs are different from American wedding customs. Weddings are an unforgettable and important experience of a person’s life. Similar to Americans weddings, Afghan weddings are happy, joyful and colorful ceremonies which signifies that the bride is now pure and belong to the groom’s family. The Wedding ceremony has a long process in Afghanistan. In Afghanistan usually a woman who is a close relative of the boy will choice a young lady, she has already seen somewhere, like parties. Then they will ask and find about her background from her relatives, classmates or her colleagues. If they find the lady suitable for their family, the women will suggest the lady for her family as a choice for their son. The boy 's family goes to the girl family to meet and talk. On the second or third meeting, they

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