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Can we include Indigenous rituals in our marriage ceremony

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Can we include Indigenous rituals in our marriage ceremony?

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Yes

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Why is it difficult to find Marriage Rituals relating to Indigenous Australians?

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The most common issue is, that apart from there being 2 main types of Indigenous Australians (Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders), each tribe has it's own distinct beliefs, ceremonies and rituals. There is no 'one-size-fits-all', so it is important to research the ceremonial practices of your selected tribe or blood ancestry

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Why is it difficult to find Marriage Rituals relating to Indigenous Australians? Why is it difficult to find Marriage Rituals relating to Indigenous Australians?
 

What kind of Indigenous Rituals can you recommend for our Ceremony?

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The Smoke Ceremony is quite common, which is primarily performed to ward off bad spirits. Any rituals that relate to the Dreamtime are also common, since most of the symbolism of Aboriginal and Indigenous Australia is based on mythology

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How long is a standard Ceremony?

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My standard ceremony is about 20 - 25 minutes in duration, depending on whether you are including readings, rituals or some other tradition or ritual

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Can we include Rituals in our Ceremony?

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Yes, there is a range of exciting rituals and traditions that can be incorporated into your ceremony. Rituals are a great way to include others

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Can we include religious rituals at your ceremony?

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Yes

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Can you do a Welcome to Country at our ceremony?

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Yes, I believe it is important to acknowledge (if requested) the indigenous people of our land

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Can we include Parents in our ceremony?

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Yes, there is a range of popular rituals that include parents, such as the 'Sand Ceremony' or 'Candle Lighting Ceremony'

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What are the most common marriage rituals at a beach ceremony?

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The Sand Ceremony, The Seashell Ceremony, and The Pebble Ceremony

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Can we include Children in our ceremony?

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Yes, there is a range of popular rituals that include children, such as the 'Warming of the Rings' or 'Balloon Release'

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Why are some wedding ceremonies longer than others?

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Ceremony length may vary due to the addition of readings, rituals, and vows

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Can we Invite an Indigenous Elder to conduct our wedding ceremony?

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Yes, provided that the legal elements are performed by me (Civil Celebrant)

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Where can you marry us at Inglewood?

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Inglewood Estate offers a variety of locations for marriage ceremonies, including a quaint chapel, a lake, a bridge, a pier, vineyards, and gardens, all set against a charming rustic backdrop

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Do you do any weddings in the Fitzroy Gardens in East Melbourne?

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Yes, the Fitzroy Gardens offer great locations and backdrops for marriage ceremonies, including Captain Cooks Cottage, the Conservatory, The Pavilion, the Fairy Tree, the miniature Tudor Village, and numerous Sculptures and Statues

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Do I have to perform a ritual at my ceremony?

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No, although most couples perform the 'giving of the rings', which is the most common ritual

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Do you have samples of Rituals I can download?

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Yes, you can download a range of popular Ritual Music ideas by selecting 'Relevant Section'

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Do you perform Malaysian marriage ceremonies?

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Yes, I marry many Malaysian couples every year, and incorporate rituals and traditions from Malaysian culture

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Do you perform Thai marriage ceremonies?

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Yes, I marry many Thai couples every year, and incorporate rituals and traditions from Thai culture

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Does your Fast Simple package include a rehearsal or meeting?

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My Fast and Simple ceremony includes a meeting, but no rehearsal

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What are some examples of Destination Ceremony Locations?

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Destination ceremony locations can include: Exotic Beaches, Famous Landmarks, Global Cities, Famous Parks and Gardens

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What are some examples of Extreme Wedding Ceremonies?

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Extreme wedding ceremonies include: Sky Diving, Scuba Diving, Hot Air Ballooning, Boating, Flying

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Where can we find Civil Celebrants in Croydon?

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My name is Tim Manger, I am a civil marriage celebrant who marries many couples in the croydon area each year, including the surrounding parks and local wedding venues

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What is the purpose of Rituals at a Ceremony?

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Rituals are designed to show unification in a graphic way, as well as involve others in your ceremony

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Can my bridal party sign the back of my Marriage Certificate?

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Yes, in fact anyone can sign the back of the marriage certificate, including friends, family and even pets

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What is the Wine Ceremony Ritual?

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The wine ceremony involves the pouring of various wines into a central glass or cup.The various wines are meant to represent the ‘journey’ of life ahead for the wedded couple, which is why mixing wines of differing varietals is an important part of the ceremony

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