Presentación del tema: "Una boda azteca The bride and groom usually had little say in who they married. Fortune tellers, called cihuatlanque, worked between the two families to."— Transcripción de la presentación:
2Una boda aztecaThe bride and groom usually had little say in who they married. Fortune tellers, called cihuatlanque, worked between the two families to arrange the marriage.On the day of the wedding, the bride would decorate her arms and legs with red feathers, and her face would be painted with a yellow pigment.
3After the families walked through the streets singing and carrying torches, the bride and groom would meet at their new home.Once they entered their new home, they would sit on a straw mat and the cihuatlanque would tie their blouses together symbolizing their union.Then the families had a large feast to celebrate.
5Conexión con una boda moderna En México, la ceremonia del lazo es parte de la boda y simboliza la unión entre los novios. Es cuando dicen sus promesas matrimoniales y luego el sacerdote les pone en el cuello una cuerda en forma de ocho. La expresión “atar el nudo” (to tie the knot) viene de esta tradición mexicana.
6TraducciónIn Mexico, the ceremony of the lasso is part of the wedding and symbolizes the union between bride and groom. At this time they say their vows and then the priest puts a cord in the shape of an 8 around their necks. The expression “to tie the knot” comes from this Mexican tradition.