logo

Channel List
Beauty & Self
Books & Music
Career
Computers
Education
Family
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
Money
News & Politics
Relationships
Religion & Spirituality
Sports
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Safety
We take forum safety very seriously here at BellaOnline. Please be sure to read through our Forum Guidelines. Let us know if you have any questions or comments!
Newest Members
Dr.V.M.Palaniappan, Ph.D., OHNSENT, Neemah, Linda Crabtree, Daffyjo
58160 Registered Users
Forum Stats
58,160 Registered Members
417 Forums
117,957 Topics
838,632 Posts

Most users ever online: 615 @ 04/22/15 10:11 AM
Top Posters (30 Days)
Nancy Roussy 193
"Rosie" 166
Mona - Astronomy 104
Connie - ADD/Sandwiches 75
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames 51
Lestie4containergardens 28
Angie 28
Susan - Meditation Editor 26
Korie - California/Yoga/Knitting Editor 18
mary-tea1 12
Ad Income Supports Charity
Topic Options
#657354 - 01/19/11 07:44 AM La Fiesta Quinceanera
AprilAlisaMarquette Offline
Shark

Registered: 09/10/09
Posts: 382
Loc: The South
The article Celebrating the Quinceanera shows us how some young Latina women are opting to celebrate their arrival into womanhood. Many are incorporating the traditional with the modern, making the experience not only reverent, but fun!

Top
#774929 - 07/25/12 08:50 AM Re: La Fiesta Quinceanera [Re: AprilAlisaMarquette]
AprilAlisaMarquette Offline
Shark

Registered: 09/10/09
Posts: 382
Loc: The South
Do enjoy the article entitled Traditional Mexican Weddings

Were you aware that in ancient times, traditional Mexican weddings were often held at a bride's home, or in her parents' yard, decorated for the occasion? Both the bride and groom appeared very formal because if they were regular people, it was the one day that they could wear their most lavish clothing. In those days the groom may have even traveled, on horseback, to meet his bride.

Following the matrimonial ceremony he would take his wife to the home of his parents where they would live. They would ride there in a palanquin, a cart.

Illuminating the journey from the groom�s home to the bride�s home would be hand lanterns. These were lit on the evening before the wedding and the groom�s family would show up with a chest packed with goodies and gifts for their soon to be in-laws.

Please share YOUR Traditional Mexican Wedding traditions. We�d love to 'hear' them.

Top

Moderator:  Juliette - Ethnic Beauty 

Want to reply? Register as a Forum Member - it's quick, free and fun!
Brand New Posts
White House has blocked CNN
by Francine - German Culture
Current Events
26 minutes 59 seconds ago
Orzo Salad Recipe
by Connie - ADD/Sandwiches
Sandwiches
Today at 05:54 PM
Lisa's Daily 10pm EST / 8pm MST Meditation
by Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames
Meditation
Today at 03:51 PM
Dogwood Dilemmas
by Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames
Fiction Writing
Today at 12:23 PM
What Did You Write Today?
by Chelle - Marriage Editor
Fiction Writing
Today at 11:59 AM
Love Is
by Chelle - Marriage Editor
Marriage
Today at 11:53 AM
Look up - there are beautiful sights in the sky!
by Mona - Astronomy
Astronomy
Today at 10:07 AM
How Important Are Audiences Age 50+ To Box Office?
by Angela - Drama Movies
Drama Movies
Today at 10:02 AM
Aspen Allegations is now #2 in Crime
by Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames
Fiction Writing
Today at 09:23 AM
What Yoga did you Do Today?
by Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames
Yoga
Today at 08:21 AM
Register to Post!
Want to post? For security reasons you need to Register as a Forum Member. It's quick, easy and free!
Forum Activities
Book Clubs
Trivia Contests
Who's Online
1 registered (Lestie4containergardens), 80 Guests and 3 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Ad Income Supports Charity



| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2016 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.