Hmong Traditions – Rituals & Ceremonies: Wedding Ceremony

Hmong Traditions – Rituals & Ceremonies: Wedding Ceremony

Wedding Ceremony: Traditional Hmong marriage involves elaborate preparation, a symbolic ceremony, and huge banquets. Depending upon the affluence of the families involved, the wedding can last anywhere from one to three days. Gift exchange between the two families, as well as elegant food preparation, always precedes the ceremony. A Hmong wedding ritual involves tying a […]

What are the Hmong “religious/religion or spiritual” beliefs?

What are the Hmong “religious/religion or spiritual” beliefs?

What are the Hmong “religious/religion or spiritual” beliefs is one question one might ask. Well the traditional Hmong religious practice involves the worship of ancestors, natural spirits and the supernatural world, traditionally called Animist or Ua Dab in Hmong and the Hmong people referred to it as “kev cai dab qhua”, which means “the way […]