Check out this article to see how the Ghanaian traditional bridal wears look like. In addition, some interesting Ghanaian wedding traditions.
The traditional Ghanaian wedding ceremony is a necessary common rite of all marriages for all Ghanaian couples. Today in Ghana , a lot of couples perform this alone as a marriage Ghanaian ceremony.
All couples in this place try to make their marriage ceremony as much traditionally as they can because this rite is so important for their culture.
Moreover, not only the rites are necessary to be performed. Ghanaian people are very respectful for their culture, so the bridal wears have to be traditional too.
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The Ghanaian weddings bands starts with the “knocking” (kokako) around the house. In this knocking ceremony, the future husband together with his father and some elder family members visits the bride’s house to announce their relationship intentions.
Usually this ceremony is carried out a week or two ahead of the actual marriage ceremony.
The Ghanaian traditional wears are very colorful. The bride is in dress that usually contains yellow, red, green, blue and other colors from this specter.
Husband’s outfit is often white with some pieces of bride’s dress colors.
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