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Han-Style Wedding
- A Marriage of Tradition

14 October 2007
 

The traditional Han Chinese wedding is consist of six rites (六礼), the intricate ritual echoing the seriousness of the traditional Chinese attitudes toward family, the very cell of the community, which is historically viewed as the foundation of a stable and harmonious nationhood.

Under the ancient Wild Goose Pagoda (大雁塔) in the ancient capital Xi'an, the home to the treasured Buddhist scripture brought back from India to China by the legendary Tang Monk Xuanzang in the 7th century, a couple recently held up an ancient wedding ceremony that has more than a thousands years history.

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