1 year of the wedding - what kind of wedding?
One year has passed since the most important moment in thewoman's life - weddings. 1 year of the wedding, what wedding has come? This day is called a chintz wedding. The second name is a gauze wedding. This date is called so, because it is believed that the relationship after the year of marriage is as fragile as chintz or gauze. Also, the name is associated with the fact that the relationship has already become ordinary, a kind of "calico simplicity" has appeared. There is one more interpretation. It is possible that such a name means "diversity", the complexity of the first year of life. Allegedly, the name could come from the Sanskrit word "sitras", which just means "variegated". You can choose that legend, which is more like it.
On the anniversary guests give things from chintz. The same gifts young can give each other. There is also a special ceremony, which is held for the newlyweds. They give each other calico handkerchiefs with tied knots on them. Certain words are pronounced. After that, the handkerchiefs are hiding in secluded places and are kept there until their owner lives. The oath that is uttered during the rite contains a promise to be true to each other until the death of one of the partners.
The festive day is celebrated by inviting guests who participated in the wedding, parents and witnesses. They pronounce toasts, they want the spouses to live together for more than one year.
We told you how to celebrate the year of a married life together. Celebrate, and let your family be strong.