The entire family is very pleased to have worked with you. You are generous and supportive. Monika and I are glad to have you known and worked with you. You have given us the best gift as unforgettable royal theme for our wedding.
Ashish & Monika
I don't know where to begin. Thank you so much for professional planning of our memorable day. You did a wonderful job. Your patience and professionalism were excellent.
Alok & Meghna
Thank you so much for all your hard work at my wedding. Your wedding management was remarkable. You are so sweet & honest.
Anish & Swati
We just want to write and say thank you for everything you did and all of your help with our wedding! Your experience (and great ideas!) helped make the day so wonderful and enjoyable for us - and everyone! We've gotten so many compliments and most of it is due to you. Thanks so much!
Shirish & Ritul
The marriage ceremony is known as 'kiddushin' in Jewish language and is considered a blessing. This is originated from the word 'kadosh', which means holiness.
GingerEvents.com is delighted to provide an insight to these Jewish traditions...
Jewish weddings are conducted in a very traditional manner. It is much more than just exchanging rings as it reminds them that they are responsible for each other as well as the religion and culture. The marriage ceremony is known as 'kiddushin' in Jewish language and is considered a blessing. This is originated from the word 'kadosh', which means holiness. Jewish wedding is usually conducted on a Tuesday.
The Jewish community is one of the most affluent communities of the world. This richness can well be experienced in Jewish weddings. The significant traditional Jewish Wedding Rituals act as a reminder for both the bride and the groom that they are not only responsible towards each other but also towards their religion and culture.
Pre Wedding Rituals in Jewish Wedding: A Pre Wedding Ritual - Yom Kippur Viddui:
One of the pre-wedding rituals is Yom Kippur Viddui. In this ritual the bride and the groom make confessional prayers, in order to forgive each other for their pasts and start a new life afresh.
A Pre Wedding Ritual - Kabbalat Patim:
Kabbalat Patim is the next ritual, wherein the couple is not allowed to meet from one week before wedding.
A Pre Wedding Ritual - Badeken:
Next ritual is Badeken tradition, during which the bride and the groom see each other as the groom veils the bride. This takes place just before the wedding ceremony.
Wedding Rituals and Traditions in Jewish Wedding:
A Wedding Ritual - Kiddushin:
The marriage ceremony takes place under the 'chuppah', which is an open canopy. Here, the bride circles the groom seven times. This is known as 'kiddushin'. After the blessings from the Betrothal, the couple drinks wine from the cup. This is followed by the exchange of the rings between the couple.
A Wedding Ritual - Ketubah:
The next ritual is the reading of Ketubah. It is a wedding contract written beforehand and signed by two witnesses.
A Wedding Ritual - Sheva Berakhot:
Afterward this, the Sheva Berakhot ceremony takes place, wherein the rabbi recites the seven blessings over a cup of wine. Subsequently, a wine glass is placed under the bridegroom's foot and he is asked to break it.
Post Wedding Rituals in Jewish Wedding:
The marriage is usually followed by Seudat Mitzwah, which is a sort of reception party. The Jewish marriage feast contains mouthwatering delicacies for the newlywed couple. This is followed by Mitzwah dance, wherein everybody dances around the couple. Apart from the expression of joy it is an expression of support from the community towards the new couple.
Giving of the ring by the groom to the bride is the center of attraction of these rituals. Then the Ketubah, the marriage contract, is read which is signed by two witnesses. Post Ketubah, the Sheva Brachot, the seven blessings are recited by the rabbi. After this the couple again drinks wine. The last of the Jewish Wedding Rituals is the breaking of the glass ceremony. The couples break their fast during Yichud. Seudh follows where the guests eat and drink. After the meal Birkat Hamazon (grace after meals) and Sheva Brachat are recited.
Distinctive Features of Jewish wedding:
The festive meal is held amidst a lot of dance and music. Often the guests show their skills of juggling and aerobics during the feast. After the following week of the marriage, the guests and the relatives are supposed to hold festive meals in honor of the couple. This is known as the week of Sheva Brachot. It is named so because of the blessings being recited at the end of each meal.
If you are planning to celebrate a Jewish Wedding, then you are in the right place! We offer many services that will make your wedding the perfect wedding. Wedding Photography, Wedding Videography, Wedding DJ Services, Wedding Limo Services, Wedding Invitations, Wedding Cakes, Wedding Florist, Wedding Decor, Live Musicians. Our photographer and videographers are here to make you look your best and show that you are having the most enjoyable day of your life. Ginger Events Company is also here to help you get all the stress off you and make us take care of everything you need to do. Book your Jewish Wedding by giving us a call!!
Are you looking up for a Jewish wedding ceremony or Jewish Wedding Management? Call us today or contact us.
Let us know your dates, ideas and budget plans. We will get in touch with you.