Arranged marriages have always been a debatable subject. It is in the major outlook on relationships that Indians are vastly different, in the way they perceive the institution of marriage, to those beliefs of other countries especially in the west. Many people have a pretty major misunderstanding of the topic of arranged marriages and in fact have a fairly negative attitude regarding arranged marriages. The best way to understand the reasoning behind such cultures is to put aside your own beliefs, opinions, and preconceived ideas in order to see more clearly before dismissing it as wrong. Here are some points to better understand the Culture of Arranged Marriages in India:. Although most westerners cannot fathom marrying someone they do not love, it is incredibly interesting to note that arranged marriages is not something which is fought against, or a source of protest among the young of India.
Marriage in Pakistan
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Marriage in ancient Israel was very different from marriage today. Although there is a great deal we do not know about Israelite marriage, the biblical texts that speak about it tell us that many Israelite marriage customs were unlike those of modern western societies. First, although girls were expected to be virgins when they got married—and according to Deut could even be put to death if they were found not to be—men were allowed to marry multiple women. It is hard to know how common polygamy, which entailed a husband being married to more than one woman, really was in ancient Israel. Also, the evidence suggests that compared to women, men had more control over whom they married.
Weddings in Afghanistan
Afghan Weddings. Many Muslim men marry relatively older in life, saving for years to be able to afford the engagement and wedding requirements. In Afghanistan, there are many religions and different ideas and different thinking about women's rights even regarding wedding customs. Then the men get together and agree, and the engagement party is scheduled. This could take up to a year.
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