This past week-end I became fortunate to attend an engagement celebration for my host-sister’s friend that is best.

This past week-end I became fortunate to attend an engagement celebration for my host-sister’s friend that is best.

earlier, her boyfriend decided they wished to get hitched, so that they set a night out together to obtain involved.

I happened to be confused. Within the continuing States, we don’t typically “set a romantic date” to have involved. Either you become engaged to be hitched an individual asks you, or perhaps you don’t. There’s perhaps perhaps perhaps not usually a state that is in-between of. To start with, I was thinking that I experienced just misinterpreted. Any day now that they had maybe talked about getting married at some distant point in the future, or that my host-sister’s friend was expecting to be asked by her boyfriend. But, no. a month or two ago they chose to formally get involved on March tenth. So, to commemorate this engagement together with numerous differences that are cultural make learning another’s way of living therefore appealing and fulfilling, I made a decision to concentrate this short article on things wedding. Well, everything old-fashioned Armenian wedding, become exact.

For some Armenians weddings are frequently really formal, joyous occasions chock-full of long-standing traditions staunchly, or perhaps in certain situations grudgingly, upheld. One tradition that is such the “Khosk-kap.” This event that is slightly formal kicks from the engagement and it is much like everything we in the usa would phone an engagement reception or celebration. […]