interfaith wedding with persian sofreh aghd wedding spread fresh fruit eggs nuts breads coins rose water candles
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Sofreh Aghd for Persian Wedding

As a nod to the bride’s maternal side of the family, a traditional Persian wedding spread (or sofreh aghd) was set out, complete with fresh fruit, eggs, nuts, breads, coins, rose water, candles and more – all symbolic for something in marriage – were offered on an elaborately set table.