Wedding Rings – Traditions and customs. Engagement ring – a ring of precious metal, which are in some countries on the ring finger of his left hand (in the UK, USA, Brazil). In most other countries in the world This ring is worn on the ring finger of his right hand. Wedding ring symbolizes the marriage bond: his wife have it as a sign of commitment to be faithful to each other. This European custom has spread far beyond Europe.
According to custom, the wedding ring is the latest of a series of gifts, which may also include the engagement ring. In recent years, not without jewelry, a new tradition to give a ring-a promise when courtship takes a serious nature, eternity ring, simvolizirueschee rebirth or immortality of the ongoing marriage (sometimes give a ring after the birth of first child), as well as ring trilogy which represent the three rings, each of which sparkles with a round diamond that symbolizes the past, present and future of marriage. According to the European tradition on the inner side of the ring engraved name and date surpuga wedding, which reinforces the symbolic and sentimental feelings connected with the rings, then passed by inheritance. Among Orthodox, Catholic and exchange rings is not part of the wedding ceremony, and to a greater extent rite of betrothal. There always use two rings. Typically, the groom a ring made of gold, and the bride a ring made of silver, the priest blesses the holy water.