The Marriage candle also known as the bride and groom candle. The candle is formed with a bride and groom standing side by side. Often used to sanctify the act of marriage and union of two souls and for protection against outside forces. Black marriage candles are used when ending a relationship to move on with the seperation and to release the unwanted connection or bond. Candle may require leveling to stand perfectly straight. Sizes, shapes, and coloring may vary slightly.