Couples kiss as they get married under the patronage of Saint Antonio during a parade in Lisbon, June 12, 2008. REUTERS/Nacho Doce


A couple kiss after taking part in a mass wedding ceremony in Paranaque, south of Metro Manila, February 14, 2009. An estimated 390 couples took part. REUTERS/John Javellana


206 couples wave on stage as they wait for their wedding ceremony in Ankara, August 6, 2006. REUTERS/Umit Bektas


Couples kiss at the conclusion of a mass wedding at the Loveland ski area in Colorado, February 14, 2006. 83 couples were married or renewed their vows at 12,440 feet. REUTERS/Rick Wilking


Grooms take part in a mass wedding ceremony in Riyadh, June 24, 2008. 1600 couples were married. REUTERS/Ali Jarekji


Newly married couples dance during a mass wedding to mark Valentine's Day in Lima, Febraury 14, 2008. REUTERS/Enrique Castro-Mendivil


Jose Abrian, 83, and Lolita Rogacion holds hands as they exchange vows during a mass wedding for 300 couples in Manila, June 29, 2009. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco


A Ukrainian bride takes a snapshot during a mass wedding celebration for 200 newlyweds in central Kiev, June 26, 2005. REUTERS/File


130 couples pose for a group photo during a mass beach wedding ceremony in Linshanpi near Baishanwan, Taipei County, June 22, 2008. REUTERS/Nicky Loh


Members of the Philippine National Police (PNP) and their brides take vows in a simple ceremony during a mass wedding for 34 couples inside the police headquarters in Manila, January 31, 2008. REUTERS/John Javellana


Couples pose for photographers in a subway train during a mass wedding for 123 couples in Hong Kong, November 25, 2001. REUTERS/File


Veiled brides line up as they prepare to take part in a mass wedding for 58 couples in Amman, July 24, 2009. REUTERS/Majed Jaber


A bride waits after her make-up is done during a mass marriage ceremony for 80 couples north of the Indian city of Kolkata, February 15, 2009. REUTERS/Parth Sanyal


Newlywed couples pose for a photograph following a mass wedding for 200 couples at Thean Hou temple in Kuala Lumpur, September 9, 2009. REUTERS/Zainal Abd Halim


Lebanese brides and grooms pose for a souvenir photo during their joint wedding ceremony at the ancient Roman temple of Bakhos in eastern Lebanon, July 29, 2007. REUTERS/Ahmad Shalhaa


Grooms attend a mass marriage ceremony for 80 couples at Bahirkhand village, north of the Indian city of Kolkata, February 15, 2009. REUTERS/Parth Sanyal


Newlyweds pray during a mass wedding ceremony for 5,000 couples of the Unification Church at Sun Moon University in Asan, south of Seoul October 14, 2009. REUTERS/Lee Jae-Won


Indian Muslim brides share a light moment during a mass marriage for 51 couples in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad, May 24, 2004. REUTERS/Amit Dave


Veiled Muslim brides are seen at the start of their mass wedding for 124 couples in Amman, July 29, 2005. REUTERS/Ali Jarekji


Hindu brides garland their grooms during a mass wedding ceremony for 26 couples in the northern Indian city of Mathura, January 31, 2009. REUTERS/K.K. Arora


Brides and grooms take part in a mass wedding for 32 couples in Tel Aviv, August 14, 2006. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun


Newlywed couples attend a photo session during a mass wedding reception for about 60 couples in Baghdad, December 7, 2007. REUTERS/Ceerwan Aziz