A very special Owambo wedding day!

Heralia and Simeon, good friends from Arandis, were recently married at her village in the north of Namibia. I was fortunate to attend and photograph the event. This is a long post with a lot of photos. I hope they give you a sense of the colorful sights, festive ceremonies, joyous music, smiling faces and delicious food we all enjoyed.

Congratulations, my dear friends. It was a privilege and an honor to share your special day with you.

Author: Chris

Until recently, I served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Namibia focused on Community Economic Development. Before that, I was a high-tech executive, small business owner, consultant and business broker.

2 thoughts on “A very special Owambo wedding day!”

  1. Saving the best for last, Chris?
    Excellent post- thanks for sharing such an intimate moment in another world.
    Happy Holidays and Peace on Earth to All!

  2. Wow Chris. Such stunning pictures turned into a beautiful story en baie mooi uiteengesit. ‘n Presiese Oshiwambo troue (wedding). I’m testing your Afrikaans, lol. Well done.

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