The mid- eastern land of Syria is renowned for their abundant way of life and surprising customs that have remained accurate even in modern times One of these traditions is a syrian wedding which can be exceptionally spectacular and include several exclusive rituals that might carry the weight of many dreams weaved by a bride and her rapidly- to- be husband for their big day.

The planning for a wedding in Syria usually starts with a gathering known as’khyapta d khitna’or the groom’s shower. This is held in the vicar’s home with simply his close friends and family attending. Food and drinks are served and a classic syrian melodic band known as’ Arada’ plays tracks. While his associates celebrate him with foods, beverages, and songs, the man takes himself to the hammam where he spents his final bathroom while taking a bachelor’s day.

On the third day, or’al dateinasia dating-Henna Day’, relatives and friends paint Henna on the couple’s hands and arms, as well as enhance her with diverse ornaments, which is supposed to determine the fortune of their marriage. After the Henna group the vicar’s community visits the bride’s home and accompanies her to temple. The home associates encourage another to walk hand in hand with them until they arrive at her entrance by singing old conventional music.

Numerous families in northern Syria continue these joyful traditions by surviving the hardships of traveling to a friend’s wedding in spite of the conflict and displacement. Relationships with family and kinship are highly valued in the town of Manbij and serve as residents ‘ emotional and financial support system.