The Nikah ceremony is three important steps. There are 49 Muslim majority countries and each contains many regional and cultural differences. The actual Nikah must take place in the presence of a Maulvireligious priest, and close family members. The second step is planning the wedding and set a date. Republika Online in Indonesian. The central event in all American-Muslim Weddings will be the Nikah.
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Another common practice are wedding sequences that include the reading of Quranic verses, the groom's proposal and bride's acceptance parts known as the Ijab-e-Qubul  or the ijab and qabul ;  the decision-making of the bride's and groom's families regarding the price of the matrimonial financial endowment known as the Mehar  or Mehr a dower no less than ten dirhams which will come from the family of bridegroom. After this, the negotiating families proceed with the Al Akhda marriage contract agreement. With changing economic conditions, female empowerment, and acceptance of family planning practices, polygamy seems to be severely declining as an acceptable and viable marriage practice within the Muslim world. As the couple leaves the mosque, guests shower the bride with coins to wish her luck. Brides traditionally wear a yellow formal outfit, and applies wet Mehandi on her hands.