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Marriage in Azerbaijan- tradition, values and ceremonies

By Lala Jumayeva

To meet an interesting, nice, smart, polite and a handsome guy, to fall in love with him, accept his marriage proposal and wear a beautiful white dress is each girl’s dream. However, things are not exactly the same if you live in a country like Azerbaijan.

Firstly, there is marriage age rule. If

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Our Families

Today, in our series of parallel worlds/ parallel stories we are going to look into the Family Concept in Azerbaijan and Armenia.

By Lala Jumayeva and Anna Poghosyan

Families are said to be “the root of every living soul” and so, it is not surprising that the concept of family is much valued and cherished in both Armenian and

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