“Jumping the Broom” Ceremony

Jumping the Broom” is a symbol of sweeping away the old and welcoming the new, or a symbol of new beginnings.

Jumping the broom has become one of the most popular African traditions at weddings-traditional and African-centered. History tells us that the ancestral roots of this ritual began deep in the heart of Africa. 

This broom ceremony represents the joining of two families, it’s showing respect and pays homage to those who came before and paved the way.  Therefore it should be practiced with honor for your ancestors and the beauty of the rich heritage. 

“Broom Jumping” is a ritual, handed down from generation to generation.jumping broom

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