Marriage Rites In Ghana

Changes in Traditional Marriages

Nowadays, most of the customs connected with traditional marriages are disappearing. Formal education, Christianity, Islam, and other religions have influenced the marriage ceremony. ... Full story

Marriage among the Akan

A man who wishes to marry, first discusses the intentions with the girl concerned. He has to make sure the girl will agree to ... Full story

Marriage In Northern And Upper Regions Of Ghana

Marriage ceremonies among most ethnic groups in the Northern and Upper Regions of Ghana seem to be the same. When a man wants a ... Full story

Marriage among the Ewe

Among the Ewe, when a man is ready to marry, a pot of palm wine is sent to the girl’s father. This is done ... Full story

Marriage In Ghana

After initiation rites, a person is ready to marry. Marriage is a very important stage in the life of the Ghanaian. The main ... Full story

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