What is the difference between Custom and Convention. For example:
- It is a custom in India to give money as a blessing on marriages.
- It is conventional in many societies that strangers being introduced handshakes.
The Wikipedia definition for a convention is A convention is a set of agreed, stipulated, or generally accepted standards, norms, social norms, or criteria, often taking the form of a custom. So can we use these words interchangeably? If so, can you provide some examples?