Wedding sand ceremonies are normally done with the objective of symbolizing the unification of two families into one family. The people that are wedding will each be provided with a vase with sand that are filled with different colored sand, they will then be required to pour the sand into one central jar so that the sand can form a layered effect. During the wedding ceremony, the officiator of the wedding will explain the meaning of the wedding ceremony, he will then give the couple each a colored vase.
Pouring of the sand into a central vase will be started by the groom, the bride will then follow suit, this will create a layer of sand in the central vase. People that are participating in the wedding can also be allowed to pour sand into the central vase, the people that can be allowed will include family. To finish the unification, each person will pour the sand at the same time which will then represent a united family.
It is important to have a few items to be used in the wedding when you are organizing the wedding sand ceremony. For all the people that are participating, you will be required to provide them with different sand each. You can be able to know the amount of sand that you need based on the size of the vase that you will be trying to fit. Purchasing from retailers the kits that you need is also another option; you can be able to get different kits from different retailers.
Another thing you need for the wedding is the vase, you will provide the vase to the people participating in the wedding and you will ensure that the vases are filed with sand. The vase that you choose should have a narrow enough opening that it will ensure that the sand will pour out cleanly. It is important to have an empty vase, when you are selecting the vase, it is important to ensure that you select a vase that you can display in your house.
At the altar, you will need to have a small table, the wedding ceremony will take place in this altar. Having clear tape and cotton balls for the ceremony is important because you will use them for the easy transportation of the empty vase. The transportation of your vase will be safe when you fill it with cotton balls then use the clear tape at the top to secure the cotton balls. Personalization can be done on the vase that you buy, you can have the vase written your name. You can select the sand from the beaches that you love or you can find the sand in the place that you grew up.