~ The Different Types of Weddings ~
The different types of weddings:
- Double wedding
A single ceremony involving two fiancee couples and two separate weddings.
- Destination wedding
Involves the engaged couple and a majority of their guests who travel a certain distance for attending the ceremony.
- White wedding
A formal or semi-formal wedding as per the British, Irish, American and Commonwealth traditions.
- Military wedding
A wedding ceremony conducted in a military chapel.
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- Online wedding
It is a wedding conducted on the internet; though the event resembles a standard wedding, but it’s the symbolic avatars or characters representing the actual people are made to tie the knots.
- Same-sex wedding
The permissive society does allow the wedding between people of the same gender where it is accepted officially and legally.
- Civil wedding
Controlled or presided over by a local civil authority (e.g. a judge or the mayor) either in the local town/city hall or in the courthouses in a judge's chamber.
No matter the style, a wedding is ultimately a wedding.
A wedding ceremony takes under its jurisdiction numerous elements; from the proclamation of marriage to the wearing of traditional clothes, reception, music, poetry and prayers. It has given rise to innumerable traditions and customs; even scientific.