TRADITIONS

TRADITIONS

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Examining family and cultural traditions and rituals associated with wedding ceremonies; their origin — variations — derivation — ritual — costume/attire — history — nationality


Traditions of Japan
Nov 22, 2019 • 23 min
In this episode we examine some of the differences and similarities between getting married in the United States versus wedding ceremonies in Japan.
Traditions of Greece
Sep 19, 2019 • 18 min
In this episode we examine some of the differences and similarities between getting married in the United States versus wedding ceremonies in Greece. The Aegean Sea has enjoyed far more years ̶ thousands more ̶ to develop and refine their rituals and…
Traditions of Australia
Jul 30, 2019 • 19 min
In this episode of Traditions we visit the “Land Down Under” - - - Australia; a fascinating and colorful country thoroughly steeped in traditions and rituals - - - both ancient and modern.
Traditions of France
Jun 30, 2019 • 24 min
In this episode of Traditions we travel to France where they speak “the language of love.” But watch where you step! And don’t ask le garçon to warm up your vichyssoise!
Traditions of Argentina
Jun 15, 2019 • 24 min
In an article titled How to Survive a Wedding in Argentina we’re advised, “First of all take a rest. Sleep. Have a siesta – a big one. It’s going to be a long night. Stamina is key to surviving an Argentinian boda (wedding).”
Traditions of Germany
May 25, 2019 • 24 min
In this episode of Traditions we visit Germany, a land rich in colorful heritage and customs. With so many of our ancestors hailing from Medieval Germany, this story strike a chord with many of our listeners.
Traditions of Ireland
May 5, 2019 • 20 min
The traditions of Ireland are as colorful as it countryside, culture and its people. Come share in the “Aitin’ the Gander” while we enjoy a traditional Irish Ceili dance.
Writing Your Own Wedding Vows
Apr 17, 2019 • 15 min
The prospect of writing your own vows can be daunting. Here –– we’ll take some of the mystery out of the effort and encourage you to be the best that you can be.
Traditions of Israel
Apr 4, 2019 • 27 min
Today we visit customs & rituals commonly observed in weddings within the Jewish community.
PreMarital Counseling
Mar 26, 2019 • 24 min
In this episode of TRADITIONS we dive into the subject of premarital counseling; what it is; why you should consider it; it’s benefits; its practitioners and costs and what to expect from it.
Personalize Your Wedding
Mar 20, 2019 • 15 min
Episode #3 of Traditions explores a number of creative ways to add pizzazz to any wedding ceremony while making it uniquely your own special day.
Secular Traditions
Mar 18, 2019 • 13 min
In Episode #2 of Traditions we examine the “secular” or “humanist” side of wedding ceremonies and related traditions.
Introduction
Mar 10, 2019 • 21 min
Common Wedding Ceremony Family & Cultural Traditions