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Mass wedding ceremony held in Georgia for the third time

17.05.2019 164 просмотров

More than 500 couples consecrated their marriage.


On May 16, a mass wedding took place in Georgia. On this day, more than 500 couples who had previously created families underwent a ceremony prescribed by the Orthodox faith. This is reported by the Sputnik agency.
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Mass weddings have already become traditional in Georgia. This year it is held for the third time. Its participants received the blessing of the Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia Ilia II. 

The organizer of the event is the Georgian Chokhono-bearers Society, which is engaged in the preservation of the cultural and religious traditions of the Georgian people. As a sign of adherence to national values, members of the society put on chokha on solemn occasions - the traditional outerwear of Georgians, a kind of cloak with wide folding sleeves.

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