©Akhtar Soomro Pakistani girls choose wedding dresses in deep red, pink, or purple. Both the bride and groom are traditionally crowned with garlands made from beads and cotton ribbons.

A fascinating look at different wedding dresses from around the world

©Akhtar Soomro Pakistani girls choose wedding dresses in deep red, pink, or purple. Both the bride and groom are traditionally crowned with garlands made from beads and cotton ribbons.

Bulgarian Muslims Moussa Babechki (L) speaks to his bride Fikrie Sabrieva during their wedding ceremony in the village of Ribnovo, in the Rhodope Mountains.

Bulgarian Muslims Moussa Babechki (L) speaks to his bride Fikrie Sabrieva during their wedding ceremony in the village of Ribnovo, in the Rhodope Mountains.

Fascinating wedding customs around the world (and how couples are reinventing them)

Fascinating Wedding Traditions From Around the World

Fascinating wedding customs around the world (and how couples are reinventing them)

A fascinating look at different wedding dresses from around the world - Sri Lanka

A fascinating look at different wedding dresses from around the world

A fascinating look at different wedding dresses from around the world - Sri Lanka

Good luck: China is very rich in culture, and there, red symbolises good fortune (pictured) - it is believed to keep away evil spirits

Beautiful pictures show how traditional weddings look around the world

Good luck: China is very rich in culture, and there, red symbolises good fortune (pictured) - it is believed to keep away evil spirits

The inhabitants of the remove mountain village of Ribnovo are Bulgarian speaking Muslims referred to as Pomaks. The bride's face is covered in thick, chalky white paint and decorated with colorful sequins. A long red veil covers her hair, her head is framed with tinsel, her painted face veiled with silvery filaments. The village of Ribnovo has kept its traditional marriage ritual alive despite decades of persecution.

The inhabitants of the remove mountain village of Ribnovo are Bulgarian speaking Muslims referred to as Pomaks. The bride's face is covered in thick, chalky white paint and decorated with colorful sequins. A long red veil covers her hair, her head is framed with tinsel, her painted face veiled with silvery filaments. The village of Ribnovo has kept its traditional marriage ritual alive despite decades of persecution.

India, Many brides wear headdresses and garlands, heavy with embroidery   Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-3702607/Beautiful-pictures-traditional-weddings-look-world.html#ixzz4F8Sm6hK9  Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook

Beautiful pictures show how traditional weddings look around the world

India, Many brides wear headdresses and garlands, heavy with embroidery Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-3702607/Beautiful-pictures-traditional-weddings-look-world.html#ixzz4F8Sm6hK9 Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook

For thousands of years, Korean brides have been wearing a traditional costume called a ’Hanbok’ (South Korea) or a ’Joseon-ot’ (North Korea). It consists of a long-sleeve blouse and a high-waisted skirt made from either cotton or silk.

A fascinating look at different wedding dresses from around the world

For thousands of years, Korean brides have been wearing a traditional costume called a ’Hanbok’ (South Korea) or a ’Joseon-ot’ (North Korea). It consists of a long-sleeve blouse and a high-waisted skirt made from either cotton or silk.

Amur Region - Bridal dress, fish skin garment

Amur Region - Bridal dress, fish skin garment

Eastern Europe | Portrait of a Hutsul bride wearing a traditional weddingdress and bridal headdress, Western Ukraine #wedding

Eastern Europe | Portrait of a Hutsul bride wearing a traditional weddingdress and bridal headdress, Western Ukraine #wedding

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