Since ancient times whenever a man has committed to a woman about their undying love and devotion for her it has been followed by a ring expressing the solidarity and bond of trust among them. Reasons for it cannot be difficult to fathom as they have always been made of gold or some otherprecious metal declaring their noble intentions and their commitment to keep their relation alive. Its also used as a custom among various groups to express unity and their common interests and strife for keeping their traditions alive.
Tradition precious metal declaring their noble intentions and their commitment to keep their relation alive. Its also used as a custom among various groups to express unity and their common interests and strife for keeping their traditions alive.
Tradition among Men
It has been customary for men who have always represented the class of farmers, merchants, warriors, etc. to give rings as proof of their devotion to the promise they have made and to be constant reminder of responsibilities bore by a man owing to this ring. The use of precious elements is to signify the noble intentions of the men folk making the promise and serve as a collateral for any relationship. Mostly rings have been used as engagement gifts for their women and their commitment to make them their lifelong partners. It also ensures that people are made known that one woman has become the would be companion of the man and will continue to do so until fate intervenes.
Role in Fashion
Nowadays it has been widely used as a fashion trend setter and a symbol of status among the elite and also makes their commitment public. In case if men tend to step back or break their promise most of the time legal or financial repercussions tend to follow. So now it s not only a fancy to sport an engagement ring but a reminder to the men that they have a commitment to keep and a promise to be delivered.
In today s world the role of Men and Women are slowly overlapping each other and no clear winner is emerging but the age old tradition of men making promises and offering rings as their proofs will continue to dominate mainstream and people s fascination with it.