Wedding sand ceremonies are normally done with the objective of symbolizing the unification of two families into one family. The couple that is in wedding will have two different colored sand and they will each take turns to pour the sand into one vessel, and this will form a layered effect. After the wedding officiator explains the meaning of the wedding ceremony, he will give the couple each a colored vase.
The groom will now be required to pour the sand into a central vase and the bride will follow creating a layer of sand. 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 represent a united family, each person will pour the sand at the same time so as to complete the unification.
If you are organizing a wedding sand ceremony, you will be required to have a few items to be used. Each person that will be participating in the wedding ceremony, will be required to be provided with different colored sand. The size of the vase that you have will determine the amount of sand that you will need. Another option to get the kits that you need is to purchase from the retailers, different retailer will provide you with the kits that you need.
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. Having a vase that has a narrow opening that is enough is important when you want the sand to 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.
For the place that the wedding ceremony will take place, you will need to have a small table at the 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. The sand that you select for the wedding can be sand from the beach that you love, you can also have the sand from the place that you grew up in.