Chinese Wedding Customary Masters





          
On this page are Chinese Wedding Customary Masters, those who provide advise on rituals during weddings. Most of the masters of matrimony are women, and are known as sang1kae1mm4 送嫁媽. Although rare, occasionally men also fulfill the role, in which case they are known as sang1kae1kong1 送嫁公.

Technically the duty of the sang1kae1mm4 and sang1kae1kong1 is limited to the wedding ceremonies. They are expected to be well-versed in the various customs, do's and dont's, and to ensure that the various ceremonies are conducted correctly and smoothly. Weddings of Taoist couples have the most elaborate customs. Nevertheless, oftentime Christian couples may also hire the services of the masters of matrimonies to conduct the 會面 Hoay33 Bin33 , or Tea Ceremony. The term "hoay33bin33" actually just mean "to meet up face to face, for any purpose". The actual ceremony is called 捀茶 Phang3 Teh2 , literally, "serving tea".

In the old days the wedding masters were also involved in matchmaking, and as such as these female wedding experts are known as 媒人婆 hm3lang3 poh2 , who is more common and numerous than their male counterpart, the 媒人公 hm3lang3 kong1 . When the role is reduced to only the wedding ceremonies, the positions become known as Sang1 Kae1 Kong1 and Sang1 Kae1 Mm4. These are the masters of ceremonies of the wedding, though nowadays, it is more often that the bridal couple simply hires a band to play for them, or even install a karaoke machine.

Sang1 Kek1 Kong1

  1. Francis H'ng: 012 472 6667

Sang1 Kek1 Mm4

  1. Madam Ong Phaik Ai: 04 281 7329

Add your business to this directory

The Penang Business Directory makes it easy for customers to find you. It has 201 types of businesses listed. To list your business, find out the charges and fill up the form.

 Latest Pages | Halaman Terkini




Penang Hotels Ramadan Buffets 2017

Selective hotels in Penang have whipped up a feast for the holy month of Ramadan. The following are the Ramadan buffets I have had the privileged of trying out.

Details

Thank you for visiting my website, Penang Travel Tips. Since starting it in 2003, it has become my own online encyclopedia. My name is , you can call me Tim. I am a full-time website author writing only my own website, to describe things and places I am curious about. To know more about me, go to www.timothytye.com I have been living at home writing my websites full time since 2007. I describe my alternative lifestyle in my Happy Jobless Guy website.

As a Christian, I hope that through this website, I am able to deliver God's Good News to people all over the world.

If you wish to contact me, please submit the contact form. Thanks again, don't forget to follow me on Facebook!


Booking.com







Save on your hotel - www.hotelscombined.com



Copyright © 2003-2017 Timothy Tye. All Rights Reserved.