Arranged Marriages

Some articles on arranged marriages, marriage, marriages, arranged, arranged marriage:

Periyar E. V. Ramasamy And Women's Rights - Marriages - Arranged Marriages
... In South Asia we mostly hear of arranged marriages as part of custom, heritage, and religions ... Arranged marriages in general were meant to enable the couple to live together throughout life and derive happiness, satisfaction and a good reputation, even years after the sexual urge and sexual ... pact, Periyar claimed that women find 'pleasure' in slavish marriage because they have been brought up by their parents without education, independence and self-respect ...
Dating Worldwide - Asia - India
... Indian dating is heavily influenced by the custom of arranged marriages which require little dating, although there are indications that the institution is undergoing change, and that love marriages are becoming ... The majority of Indian marriages are arranged by parents and relatives, and one estimate is that 9 of every 10 marriages are arranged ... There is widespread support for arranged marriages generally ...
Arab Wedding - Arranged Marriages
... Arranged marriages are very common in the Arab world, since the traditions of Arab society and Islam forbid couples to have sex before marriage ...
Arranged Marriage - Factors Considered in Matchmaking - Clan Links
... system of caste (Hindi j√Ęti) is an extremely important factor in arranged marriage ... Arranged marriages, and parents, almost always require that the married persons should be of the same caste ... Sometimes inter-caste marriage is one of the principal reasons of familial rejection or anjjjger with the marriage ...

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    The happiest two-job marriages I saw during my research were ones in which men and women shared the housework and parenting. What couples called good communication often meant that they were good at saying thanks to one another for small aspects of taking care of the family. Making it to the school play, helping a child read, cooking dinner in good spirit, remembering the grocery list,... these were silver and gold of the marital exchange.
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    Words differently arranged have a different meaning, and meanings differently arranged have different effects.
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