Children’s marriages are planned by their families according to Central Asian customs. They pick a suitable boy or girl based on each person’s relatives history, economical situation, and social standing. This is referred to as “adat” in Kazakstan. The matchmaker ( “gyumzhan” ) looks for a girl with good qualities who belongs to the same family, tribe, and clan. If a lady is discovered, the wedding is commemorated with’ Yui’ rituals, which are similar to the customary Egyptian wedding. Gifts like the Obi ( a sash ) that symbolizes female virtue and the Hakama skirt made of white Sendai silk, which represents fidelity, are exchanged.

The union festival itself is known as nikah. It is a theological ceremony that entails the bride and groom agreeing to get married after hearing the mullah’s meditation and asking them to do so. In order to prepare for living along, the bride and groom typically live independently until the wedding. To enable her get to know her innovative partner, she receives advice from her female relatives and sings conventional wedding melodies.

Both communities prepare a substantial dinner before the wedding evening. The girl’s family receives donations from the groom while effectively. In some places, the bridegroom likewise gives the girls a bride. Depending on the community, this may involve a sizable sum of money and another goods.

The bride is led or carried to her in-laws ‘ home on the day of the wedding. She is led to a curtain (koshogo, which is customarily hung in the center of the room ) and spends several nights hiding behind it as her in-laws greet her and present her with products similar to more white scarves that stand for purity.