What does “marriage fire” mean in Sarojini Naidu’s poem “The Bangle Sellers”?
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Marriage is a social institution and many customs and rituals are associated with it in different cultures throughout the world.
In a typical Indian set-up, marriage fire is lit as such a ritualistic exercise. In the poem, “marriage fire” also has a symbolic meaning indicating to the passion of a newly-made relation through marriage.
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