Still, it can be fascinating and fun to learn about these Celtic wedding traditions and many associated superstitions. When you read about wedding customs, traditions and superstitions in Ireland don’t assume too much.You may be disappointed if Irish people are no longer aware of the traditions and there may be many reasons for that.It was a wonderful little surprise to see that, as we passed in our cars, people in the area had lit bonfires of sticks in front of their houses.They waved to us as we went by and shared in the happiness of the day.In general, even in larger, less conservative cities, dating is a serious enterprise, and there isn’t a lot of casual dating going on.Oddly, an “I love you” comes quite early on - and it’s followed by romantic gestures to prove the strength of your love.Turkish traditions and culture surrounding the world of love and marriage can be strange to outsiders - and not a little old fashioned.We explore dating, engagement, love and marriage in Turkey and all its glorious variety. But in Turkey's more rural communities the old traditions still live on: arranged marriages, strange rituals like womens’ single status being “advertised” with an empty bottle on the roof of a house (a man would knock the bottle off in order to be assessed for marriage suitability - by the woman’s father, of course).
Tyler Cassity and Deisy Marquez conceived this festival of life as a platform which would synthesize creativity for the means of remembering the departed spirits of our lives.
Sometimes, it is simply because they may have disappeared and are remembered only by some of the older people.
Other times it is because they are just limited to just a specific, province, county or village.
These dazzling private tributes and offerings which provide a linkage between ancient traditions and modern customs chronicle the perpetual relation between faith, family and history.
Representing and understanding the vitality of this ancient custom, Celine Mares conceptualized the necessity of incorporating this enigmatic mystical custom to thrive within the realms of the Forever cemetery.