Diva Marriage ceremony Coach Online video Ranking: 3 / 5
It did not appear that it would came off less than 1 hour before the marriage was scheduled to begin at the St. James United Church in Montreal, Canada as the workers were trying to heat the huge building following a crippling water main break. Still the wedding ceremony of Moradak Ma and Michael McCharles went off without any problem.
After the wedding, Michael McCharles told that you could not forget this wedding for sure. They were going to find it was awesome. Continue reading 'Marriage ceremony at St. James'»
Northern Nigeria authorities have taken on the matchmaker role to battle with the increasing number of births and divorces out of wedlock. Over one thousand couples tied the knot at a mass wedding ceremony arranged at Kano city’s main mosque on Thursday.
The 1111 women participating in the event, the 4th of its kind since 2012’s May, were earlier widowed or divorced and many of the men had earlier been married before.
At the ceremony, Deputy Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje told that all of them were are gathered to solemnize the weddings of 1111 couples under Kano state’s mass wedding program. The high divorce rate in the state leads to rampant cases of births outside wedlock, with children being born and dumped which leads to appalling social decay.
The whole mass wedding arrangement was started previous year by Shariah police and Kano state government in order to force Islamic law. Officials said that till now, 4461 pairs have got married in this ceremony.
The local government gives the bride a dowry as well as offers them household utensils. On the other hand, Grooms cannot divorce his wife without the permission of the Shariah police or Hisbah.
Along with serving widows and divorcees, who end up on the roads at times, the wedding ceremonies are a new way of marrying off bachelors who could not afford the cost of dowries or would seek out prostitutes otherwise.