In China, serving tea when guests comes over is a very traditional customs. It is a significant way to show respects. In a wedding, such act is to show respect and gratitude to parents for all the years of love and care.
A tea ceremony are also meaningful in many other ways. It’s a symbol of purity, stability and fertility. The purity of tea signifies the love is pure and noble; the stability of tea stands for faithful love; the fertility of tea means that the new couple will have many children.
(SHOOT & BURN)