Riviera Maya Photo of the Day – Mayan wedding ceremony

Posted August 28, 2013 by Kay Walten in Destination Weddings,Mexican Culture,Riviera Maya Photos

mayan-wedding-ceremony in the Riviera Maya

This photo of preparations for a Mayan wedding ceremony reminds me of two kinds of passion, one of romantic love and one for ancient history. Mayan wedding rituals from centuries ago are kept alive in the Riviera Maya for gringos who want an authentic touch to their destination wedding and for the Mayan people in the area who want to revive their ancient rituals and strengthen their cultural identity.

Check out our Guide to Riviera Maya Weddings.

Photo by Scott Brown

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