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An introduction consist of introducing the groom to the bride’s family and clan… duh. Anyway, I would imagine that as it was a social gathering and an opportunity to mix with other clans, a sort of ‘marriage market’ was arranged along side and some of these practices still remain as young and not so young ladies, usually unmarried, dance around in their finery and introduce themselves as elligible matches to the visiting males.

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