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Why is Wedding Ring Worn on the Ring Finger?

Wedding Ring Finger Explanation



Why is the Wedding Ring worn on the ring finger?



Have you ever wonder why married couples worn wedding rings on their forth finger or ring finger? The Chinese have give a beautiful and very convincing theory as to why the wedding ring should go on the fourth finger.



As the story goes...



Fingers representation:

Thumb- Your parents

Index- Your Siblings

Middle- You

Ring - Your Partner

Little - Your Children



1. Place both of your hands together.



2. Bend your middle fingers together, and leave the other fingers touching together.



3. Now, if you try to separate your little fingers that represents your children, you can. Your children will be building their own separate lives and settle themselves someday with a family of their own.



You can open your index finger because your sibling which is your brothers and/or sisters are going to left you to have there separate life or maybe build their own family.



You can also open your thumbs which represents your parents. According to the Chinese, this is because your parents are not destined to live with you forever.



4. But, Try to separate your ring finger (which represents your life partner). Can't do it can you?



That is because your life partner is the one who is supposed to be with you for the rest of your life they will be the one to be with your forever and through thick and thin...!



"Marriage is not a simple love affair, it's an ordeal, adn the ordeal is the sacrifice of ego to a relationship in which to have become one." -Joseph Campbell

Why is Wedding Ring Worn on the Ring Finger?

shared by stedas on Jun 05, 2013 in Love and Sex

Why is Wedding Ring Worn on the Ring Finger?

shared by stedas on Jun 05, 2013 in Love and Sex

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Have you ever wonder why married couples worn wedding rings on their forth finger or ring finger? The Chinese have given a beautiful and very convincing theory as to why the wedding ring should go on ...
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