You might be perceived as a party crasher if you leave early, or the young couple may think you don’t like their wedding (or worse, them! So better prepare solid excuses to keep up with your regular sleep routine.
After that, a big plate with several items on it is placed in front of the baby.
Items vary from money to books, pens, scissors, car keys, mobile phones and jewelry.
It is a sign of bad luck to see another bride on the wedding day.
So brides and their families go to great lengths to avoid seeing each other when signing the marriage certificates at the City Hall or when waiting for their queue at the church.
Then, in some parts, mostly in the rural areas, Romanians will offer you a glass of palinca or tuica (a traditional fruit brandy) and then invite you to eat.
Be it for lunch or a dinner (or anywhere in between), Romanians will have prepared a real feast for guests, with multiple courses.
The best pay for the host is for guests to praise the food and ask for more!
In Romania, if the host offers you something, you shouldn’t refuse.
The baptism is an another significant event in the lives of Romanian families.