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Why wedding rings worn in the 4th finger of the left hand?

By: Future Point | 08-Nov-2019
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Why wedding rings worn in the 4th finger of the left hand?

The wedding is the most auspicious and important part of our life. Most wedding traditions related to religious purposes. Engagement is also a wedding tradition in our community. It is well known that on the day of an engagement ring is placing in left ring finger but so know why we chose only this finger for a wedding ring?

Wedding rings are perfect pieces of jewellery that are worn by couples forever. It symbolizes their eternal love for each other. The reason why wedding rings are known to be circular in shape is that a circle has no beginning and no end. That’s why marriages are meant to last forever.

There are certain rituals and traditions performed during the wedding ceremony and placing a ring on the hands is one of the most important rituals of a wedding. The ring is always placed on the fourth finger of the left hand but do you know why?

So, let’s know about the reason for wearing a ring in the fourth finger of left hand.

According to Chinese astrology, every finger of your hand represents a particular part of your life. The thumb presents your parents, the index finger represents siblings, the little finger represents your children, the middle finger represents yourself and the fourth finger represents your life partner.

Alexandria theory

A Greco Roman historian Alexandria lived in the second century. He wrote that Egyptians believed that there was a nerve that ran from that finger to the heart. This idea was revived by Levinus Lemnius who was a popular 16th-century Dutch physician. He wrote that rubbing the golden ring on the finger affects the heart in women and it refreshes the fountain of life.

Christian history

Not in every religion put the ring on the fourth finger on the left hand. In the Christian religion, the ring is placed on the index finger so that it’s more easily seen. It can be moved into another finger after the ring ceremony. In Islamic and Hindu religion there is not necessarily a ring at all.

Which finger for a wedding ring for a boy in India?

In India, men can wear a wedding ring on their right hands while women wear them on the left hand. There is no correct hand and finger for wearing a wedding ring. There is no any strict tradition in India for wedding rings.

What finger is your wedding finger?

It is said that after marriage, tradition dictates that your engagement band be moved back to the fourth finger on your left hand. Your wedding ring should remain closest to your heart. It is said that the fourth finger of the left hand is directly connected to the heart and this the main reason why wedding ring is worn in the fourth finger.

Ring finger planet

As per astrology, the ring finger is connected to the planet sun. Sun is known as the king. Sun is the planet of success and power.

Meaning of wearing ring in ring finger

If you want to represent yourself as a unique soul then you can wear the ring on the ring finger. It gives strength to you.

Ring finger is also known as the emotional finger. There is a reason behind to chose a ring finger as the marriage ring. Wearing a wedding ring in this finger may mean staying loyal to your life partner and being attached to them emotionally.

If a person wants to increase their risk-taking ability, he should wear a ring in the ring finger of his left hand.

Wearing a ring in this finger may hint at the person’s desire to strengthen their creativity. It shows that the person needs to strengthen his emotions, uniqueness, creativity and risk-taking ability in his personal life.

In Hindu tradition, kundali matching is always done before the marriage of two individuals. Kundali matching is also known as marriage prediction astrology, marriage astrology and it is based on the kundali of both the individuals.

In Vedic astrology ring finger is associated with fields of life like fame, excitement, show off and glitter. It talks about the prominence of these traits in your personality. The fourth finger of our left-hand holds an important space in our married life. It shows the loyalty of person toward his love.

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