What Hand Do You Have Your Wedding Ring On

What Hand Do You Have Your Wedding Ring On. That way, your wedding band can be easily placed on your left ring finger during the ceremony and later, your engagement. This tradition comes from the belief that a special vein, called the ‘vena amoris’ or ‘vein of love’, connects this ring finger to the heart.

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So, while rings have changed over time, the meaning has stood the test of time. Therefore, it is considered more appropriate to wear the engagement ring on “top” of the wedding band. In some cases, you may not even need to wear a ring at all, whatever you and your partner decide according to your tradition and lifestyle.

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In general, though, there are no hard and fast rules to follow, so choose whichever finger works best for your ring. Why is the third finger so important? This is also finger you wear your engagement ring on. Just before the wedding ceremony, the engagement ring is exchanged onto the right hand so the wedding ring can be placed onto the left hand, to be worn closest to the heart.