Adhyakti was honored for the chance to organize the first Bugis-Makassar wedding last year. Here are the beautiful pictures of Wulan & Omar in Bugis Custom:
Omar and family's arrival:
|Gendang Pakanjara Players|
|Omar sheltered by Lellu, a traditional Bugis umbrella|
Traditional Bugis' Groom Outfit
|Groom's head accessories|
Omar before Ijab Kabul
|Waiting for Ijab Kabul|
Wulan during asking for permission and blessing to her parents
|Tears of happiness|
..."I herewith pronounce you to be husband and wife..."
Ketuk Pintu CeremonyRight after Wulan and Omar are legally valid to be husband and wife, a group of uncles and aunts (5 pairs) escorted Omar to meet his bride in the bridal room. This ceremony is called: "Ketuk Pintu"
Mappasikarawa: Traditional Bugis ceremony to describe the first touch between the bride and the groom as a husband and wife
|And their hands are entwined to each other for the first time as a husband and wife|
|Love is in the air|
|With the dowry|
Akad nikah collages...
A picture of a wife's devotion to her husband
Sungkem: a process to show respect to the couples' parents by kneeling
At the bridal stage....
Traditional Bugis music performance...