Ходжа Н. (hojja_nusreddin) wrote,
Ходжа Н.
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Культурное влияние Индии на новобрачных Запада


In Western culture, the custom of a newlywed couple going on a holiday together originated in early 19th century Great Britain, a concept borrowed from the Indian elite.

In the Indian Subcontinent upper-class couples would take a "bridal tour", sometimes accompanied by friends or family, to visit relatives, who had not been able to attend the wedding.[6]

The practice soon spread to the European continent and was known as voyage à la façon anglaise (English-style voyage) in France from the 1820s on.
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