“Before Their Wedding Night – The Wedding of Fatama Salhab, Baalbeck, 1978”

from Lebanese Archive of Diab Alkarssifi 1889-1993, edited by Ania Dabrowska

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After a traditional wedding party in the bride’s family home, when other guests have left, only the closest family remains.  As everyone relaxes, the groom and the bride anticipate  their first night together as husband and wife.

For everyone present, the big day is ending, except these two people, for whom the most important event  is yet to come, their wedding night [lailat al dokhla] ….

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One Response to “Before Their Wedding Night – The Wedding of Fatama Salhab, Baalbeck, 1978”

  1. Omar solah says:

    هؤلاء لم أعرفهم

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