Although Buddhist monks do not solemnize a marriage ceremony, they do perform religious services in order to bless the couples.
The maternal uncles of both the sides play an important role in the ongoing marriage negotiations.
On the boy's side, the mama and the siblings play important roles whereas the girl's side has the entire family, friends and the mama joining the occasion.
His role is to see whether the girl's family shows any inclination towards the proposal.
Costumes Bridal Wear The Buddhist bride has her dress made of brocade called Bhaku.
The boy would also wear a cap, also made of brocade and a sash around the waist.