During a procession-turned-dance-party en route to his wedding ceremony with Sonali Gupta, Ryan Hanson holds his cousin-in-law Sanam Goel, 3, as his family and groomsmen celebrate.
Rites of Passage define our lives. They signify the progress of time as well as our citizenship in a tribe, in a culture — in life itself.
Chicago commemorates these moments in ways that reflect its diversity, but through difference, we find commonality. We are all connected through these formal and informal ceremonies that remind us how much family, love and time shape us.
- Alyssa Schukar
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