Wedding- Sikaiana

These slides show two weddings on Sikaiana. The weddings took place in St. Andrew’s Church. The wedding party is led in by the cathecist, at that time Reuben Tenai,¬†and then the marriage ceremony is performed by the priest, at that time Alan Piva. The white stuff on the wedding party is talcum powder which is used as a cosmetic at most parties and festive gatherings.

See pictures of a Honiara wedding.

See pictures of wedding exchanges (penupenu).





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