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WEDDING FACTS

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Roasted pigs were used to represent prosperity because only the wealthy could afford such a delicacy. Today, the roasted pig has been replaced with canned pig trotters for convenience and longer shelf life.

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Xi bings are one of the betrothal gifts given to the bride’s family to signify the groom’s gratitude towards the bride’s parents for having raising up the bride and also signify an abundance of wealth

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Traditionally, it is taboo for the bride to eat xi bings meant for the Guo Da Li ceremony as it is considered equivalent to eating away at her own happiness.

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When the groom sets off to pick up the bridge, the groom dad will coordinate with the bride’s family to light the dragon and phoniex candles together

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WEDDING CONCEPTS

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WEDDING GIFT PACKAGES

囍饼 (wedding biscuits or cakes) is an integral part of Chinese customary weddings. Rich in heritage and full of symbolism, the sending of 囍饼 together with your wedding announcement is a warm reminder of our culture and traditions, adding more meaning and flavour to your special occasion. With over 50 years of experience, Gin Thye is the perfect partner to assist you in all your 过大礼 (Guo Da Li), 回礼 (Hui Li, "return of gifts") and other customary wedding needs.

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