Wedded to Chinese tradition

It's the stuff of Chinese period dramas: Bridegroom Shen Kai and his bride Shi Shaodan had their dream traditional Chinese wedding in their hometown of Huaihua in China's Hunan province on Sunday, complete with a wedding procession that included a pa
PHOTOS: XINHUA

It's the stuff of Chinese period dramas: Bridegroom Shen Kai and his bride Shi Shaodan had their dream traditional Chinese wedding in their hometown of Huaihua in China's Hunan province on Sunday, complete with a wedding procession that included a palanquin making its way through the streets of the ancient city of Hongjiang. The couple were university mates and are currently working in Beijing.

It's the stuff of Chinese period dramas: Bridegroom Shen Kai and his bride Shi Shaodan had their dream traditional Chinese wedding in their hometown of Huaihua in China's Hunan province on Sunday, complete with a wedding procession that included a pa

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 27, 2016, with the headline 'Wedded to Chinese tradition'. Print Edition | Subscribe