The Culture that Practices Blackening the Bride Before Marriage

The culture that throws dirt at the bride before her wedding day

Belinda Mallasasime
The Story in History
2 min readJun 9, 2021

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A blacked lady (Photo Source: oddee.com)

Blackening is a traditional wedding ceremony that is performed on a to-be bride weeks before her wedding day. The culture is usually found in the rural areas of northeast Scotland, the Highlands, and the Northern Isles.

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Belinda Mallasasime
The Story in History

Psychologist/ Top Writer, Lover of GOD and People. I write mostly on History, Travel, Leadership, and Culture. My religion is Love.