What is a Walima?

A Walima is used as a symbol to emphasize domestic happiness in the household post-marriage.

It is often used to describe a celebration of marriage and can also be used to celebrate the birth of a newborn or the purchase of a new home.

Key Points

  • Walima means “to assemble” and is used to describe an assembly or party that is thrown to celebrate major life events.
  • Walima is an Arabic term describing the event that is to be celebrated.
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