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Beautiful Jewish Wedding Traditions

Beautiful Jewish Wedding Traditions

Weddings are always beautiful because they are full of love and culture.  Jewish weddings have great traditions that are so meaningful. Here are some very important Jewish wedding traditions:   Ketubah They call their marriage contract “ketubah”.  In it are the husband’s duties to his wife and is often printed in a lighted and framed manuscript to be displayed in the newlywed’s home.  Many Jewish couples make their ketubah a work of art by having it in a beautifully crafted material.   Chuppah The wedding canopy or chuppah, a covering with four poles, symbolizes the couple’s new home.  The ceremony is usually held outdoors, as a symbol of God’s blessing.  There are many ways to decorate your chuppah and you have a choice to have it stand-alone or be held by your most trusted people

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