According to it, everything belongs to either yin or yang and each item in the universe including everyday can be categorized into five types which are metal, wood, water, fire and earth.In this wedding case, the auspicious date will be based on one’s birth date (year, day and hour),zodiacs and the year’s figure, all those elements or even more needed to be taken into consideration in charting out a auspicious date for the newlyweds.The Chinese marriage certification is a red colored brochure with the newly-weds’ name and ID detail on it.
Today when a couple is preparing to get married, they probably already had an apartment or a house provided by the groom parents and a car provided by the bride’s parents.
When the boy’s parents identified a possible bride-to-be, they would send a matchmaker to get the girl’s parents’ opinions about this marriage.
If their opinion was positive, the matchmaker would obtain the date and hour of the girl’s birth to offer to the boy’s parents.
It is like who is going to pay for the wedding and who contributes the newlyweds more.
It depends on the two families wealth and social status, usually the groom side is supposed to provide more.