Handfasting: Big H and Little H

A recent discussion with Celebrant friends revealed some confusion around the use of the word ‘Handfasting’. It not only describes a symbolic act but a faith-specific ceremony for modern Pagans. Some used different words for each, others had only heard of one definition. Let’s explore both meanings and how they might relate to your own …

A Pagan Celebrant (Keli Tomlin) stands looking at the sky, smiling, as the outdoor wedding ceremony comes to a close. The image is black and white.

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