Dating practices in china

22-Apr-2019 14:39

Dating a Chinese girl has its pros and cons, but it really depends on the individual that you meet.

While there are certainly cultural differences, there are tons of women in China who may or may not fulfill the stereotype.

Six etiquettes then led to the final wedding ceremony.

Proposing: when a boy's parents intended to make a match, they would invite a matchmaker to propose with them at the girl's home.

I spent over a year living and traveling around China while I taught English there.

I have also visited dozens of other countries around the world.

Conditions that should be taken into consideration included wealth and social status.

If a boy's family was well-off or an official family, his parents would never permit him to marry a girl from a poor family.

For the male side, it determined the prosperity and even the future fame of their family; while for the female side, it meant that parents lost the chance of seeing their daughter for a long time.Ever since ancient times, there has been a popular saying in China that the three most delightful moments in one's life come with success in the imperial examination, marriage and the birth of a son.From the Qin (221 BC – 206 BC) to Qing (1644 – 1911) Dynasties, the feudal system dominated over two thousands years.Presenting Wedding Gifts: This was the grandest etiquette of the whole process of engagement.Prolific gifts were presented again to the girl's family, symbolizing respect and kindness towards the girl's family as well as the capability of providing a good life for the girl.

For the male side, it determined the prosperity and even the future fame of their family; while for the female side, it meant that parents lost the chance of seeing their daughter for a long time.

Ever since ancient times, there has been a popular saying in China that the three most delightful moments in one's life come with success in the imperial examination, marriage and the birth of a son.

From the Qin (221 BC – 206 BC) to Qing (1644 – 1911) Dynasties, the feudal system dominated over two thousands years.

Presenting Wedding Gifts: This was the grandest etiquette of the whole process of engagement.

Prolific gifts were presented again to the girl's family, symbolizing respect and kindness towards the girl's family as well as the capability of providing a good life for the girl.

The Chinese zodiac would be surely taken into consideration.