Turkmen people of Iran, most of whom live in northeastern province of Golestan, observe special traditions in their wedding ceremonies.

Wedding ceremonies of Turkmens in Iran are full of colours and secrets. The customs have been passed down from generation to generation. Although ceremonies are now a bit different from the past, but they still are original.

Here are Mehr’s photos of their wedding ceremonies:



Fatemeh Askarieh is an Iranian journalist working on a range of fields including culture, art, lifestyle, cultural heritage, and tourism. She has been working with the Iran Front Page (IFP) Media Group for 10 years, and is currently the head of the Art and Lifestyle Department.


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