It is no secret that from time immemorial huge significance was attached to family and other household ceremonies. All know that it silver and gold weddings. Names “ silver anniversary “ and “ gold anniversary “ now are often used also in other values, symbolizing not only the twenty fifth and fiftieth anniversaries from the date of a wedding. Day of wedding was also called: “ green wedding “. It is possible to remember that over time amendments are introduced in national ceremonies. Cancels some, and allocates some with new contents. So, became a good tradition at our youth in day “ green wedding “ to come to monuments to the soldiers who died in the period of the Great Patriotic War. The first wedding anniversary is celebrated as “ print wedding “. This day spouses gave each other print kerchiefs. Five-year anniversary from the date of a wedding is called “ wooden wedding “ - spouses were given various wooden things. Then went “ zinc wedding “. It was celebrated in 6, 5 years. The name reminded of what on marriage is necessary " from time to time; to direct luster “ as on galvanized ware which this day was given to spouses. In half a year comes “ copper wedding “ - seventh anniversary. The husband and the wife exchanged copper coins. “ Tin wedding “ - so call 8 - yu anniversary from the date of a wedding. Friends, guests and relatives presented brilliant kitchen utensils from a tin - a form for cake, baking sheets. Day of decade of family life bore the poetic name “ day of roses “. Five more years are celebrated - “ glass wedding “. The next wedding anniversary - “ porcelain “ - it is noted in twenty years of joint life. 30 - I am anniversary - it is “ pearl wedding “. 40 - I - “ ruby “. Matrimony term grew, became another “ quality “ anniversary names - at the expense of durability or the value of a subject of symbolics. Gold and silver weddings prazdutsya especially solemnly. In ten years after gold it is celebrated “ diamond wedding “ - 60 - the anniversary from the date of a wedding. In day when 67, 5 years from the date of wedding were executed: settled “ stone wedding “. It is difficult to explain fractional number of festive dates: most likely, they are connected with ancient beliefs. Semidesiteletiye from the date of a wedding is called “ fertile “ and 75 - the anniversary - “ crown wedding “.