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Wedding Traditions Around the World

Looking to tie the knot? From a sand unity ceremony to jumping the broom, find inspiration for your memorable day with these wedding traditions from around the world.

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Greek Wedding Money Dance

Do the money dance! Right before a couple leaves the reception, a money dance is typically done at a Greek wedding. Guests lavish the couple with paper money, a little nest egg for them to start their new lives together. The Greek tradition is also popular in countries like Poland, Mexico and Nigeria.

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