Kōrero: Greeks – the Hellenic community

Maria and Christodoulos Toulis dance at their wedding, 1991 (2 o 3)

Maria and Christodoulos Toulis dance at their wedding, 1991

According to Greek Cypriot tradition, when the bride and groom first dance together at the wedding reception, the guests pin money to them.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library, Greek Orthodox Community of Wellington and Suburbs Collection (PAColl 4924)
Reference: 1/2-179754; F

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Greeks – the Hellenic community - Settlement', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/128/maria-and-christodoulos-toulis-dance-at-their-wedding-1991 (accessed 1 April 2020)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, updated 30 Mar 2015