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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kissing_traditions

Many societies have traditions which involve kissing. Kissing can indicate joy or be used as .... Some claim that the origin of the tradition of kissing under the mistletoe goes back to ... Historically, mistletoe was seen as a supernatural, healing plant. ... It is a Western custom for a newly married couple to exchange a kiss at the ...

www.answers.com/Q/At_Christmas_it_is_traditional_to_exchange_kisses_beneath_which_plant

What is the traditional kisses beneath a sprig of which plant? Mistletoe. It is said that, on Christmas, if two members of the opposite sex meet under the mistletoe, ...

www.theholidayspot.com/christmas/history/mistletoe.htm

Mistletoe is a parasitic plant that is commonly used as a Christmas decoration. ... Today, kisses can be exchanged under the mistletoe any time during the ...

onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/1467-9655.12402/pdf

use, plant exchange, and plant symbolism and materiality feature in the ... This is an open access article under the terms of the Creative Commons .... to distinguish indigenous knowledge (IK) or traditional ecological or environmental ..... them, and returning nationals (especially politicians) often kiss the ground when they.

metro.co.uk/2016/12/22/why-do-people-kiss-under-the-mistletoe-at-christmas-6338137

Dec 22, 2016 ... The plant was sacred for the Druids, as it was believed to have the ... who met under mistletoe in a forest would lay down their weapons, exchange a ... This tale inspired the ancient tradition where visitors would kiss the hand ...

www.anglaisfacile.com/free/civi/Education.php

Although it is now a firmly established tradition, the Christmas tree was first ... hung above doorways - any couple passing underneath must exchange kisses!

listverse.com/2012/12/15/10-remarkable-origins-of-common-christmas-traditions

Dec 15, 2012 ... ... the carpet; and we kiss under parasitic plants – all in the holiday spirit. ... Christmas, as most of us know, is the Christian tradition honoring the ...

www.iorworld.com/blog/kissing-cultures

Aug 17, 2011 ... ... ready to shake hers firmly and plant three kisses on her cheeks, she swept me off ... Why does the kiss have different meanings in different cultures? ... replaced the traditional Japanese wedding – and is thus sealed with a wedding kiss. ... His shorter companion Roberto did the same while we exchanged ...

wonderopolis.org/wonder/why-do-people-kiss-under-mistletoe

Overjoyed, Frigg blessed the mistletoe plant and promised a kiss to all who ... mistletoe; annual; tradition; pucker; sprig; centuries; fertility; Norse; variations ...