Unanswered | Answered

Arranged Marriages

~300 answered questions
Parent Category: Marriage
Arranged marriages are marriages agreed upon by outside parties. There is usually no courtship period.
Well, I know you really don't want to hear this, but give her a chance. There have been countless stories and movies of people who hate their soon to be spouses, but as soon as they get to know the other, they are madly in love. But being married at 16 is very wrong if you don't want to be married. …
Popularity: 67
Arranged marriages leave no scope for interfaith marriages so that means a particular religion propagates through progeny and the numbers are maintained
Popularity: 0
no As i know that no any whare illiagl the love marriage and arrange marriage.. Now every country give the permission both love marriage and arrange marriage.
Popularity: 25
People of different ages (and traditions) would answer this question differently. When I was younger, I thought an arranged marriage was barbaric and wrong. All of the great romances came from love. But as I grew older and experienced a wonderful long-term relationship, I saw how you most importantl…
Popularity: 0
Answer 1 I believe in a love marriage because you can get to know that person before you say I DO. There is beautiful discussion here: marriageextra. com/love-marriage-vs-arranged-marriage Answer 2 Rightly said, its all Mind Game. There are both pros and cons of this, but debate is never ending…
Popularity: 13
People of different ages (and traditions) would answer this question differently. When I was younger, I thought an arranged marriage was barbaric and wrong. All of the great romances came from love. But as I grew older and experienced a wonderful long-term relationship, I saw how you most importantl…
Popularity: 0
Marriages should be arranged if the two people involved want them to be.
Popularity: 0
Marriages that started out with a couple in love can be good or bad, depending on the couple. Same thing goes for arranged marriages. And both have their advantages and disadvantages. Falling in love with someone can be the most wonderful feeling in the world, but if that person breaks your heart, i…
Popularity: 0
Answer That must be really hard for you. Friends can help you get through this. Just remember that means God knows that this certain guy isn't right for you. So there is a reason why you aren't still with this certain guy. I know it is probably really hard to get over someone that you thought you…
Popularity: 5
not many people have the same veiws of life as their parents, partially because they are from two differnet generations in which some things that never used to be socially acceptable are now, especially not marriage. MY parents tell me to wait until i am at least 25 but when i think about it i would…
Popularity: 12
Marriages were sometimes arranged in the United States in the early 20th Century. Men who moved out West wanted to have wives so they looked in newspapers for singles' ads or posted singles' ads. Women would then come to the West to meet the man and get married. This was once known as "mail order br…
Popularity: 0
Customs of arranged marriages depends on religion you follow and region you are from the common fact thats maintained is the girl typically leaves her parents house and has to live with grooms family after marriage
Popularity: 0
It's really hard to say which kind of marriage is more successful, because even if you look at stats related to the question, multiple factors influence the results. For example, arranged marriages aren't that common in the US, but divorce is nothing to be ashamed of. Whereas in other countries, div…
Popularity: 0
Not good even if you don't believe in the Almighty. It is for the couple to resolve their own problems, but to seek appropriate help if they need it - or if the worst sadly comes to the worst, and the marriage is irretrievable then to separate, but purely by their own decision.
Popularity: 1
Historically in the United States the brides in arranged marriages were referred to as picture-brides. They were called this because the bride and groom had only seen each other in photographs prior to the marriage.
Popularity: 0
I know that they do this in India, Ethiopia, Egypt, Afghanistan, and Pakistan.
Popularity: 5
Answer: You don't. That is a family or personal choice, not an astrological one. i agree with the first post and most of those palm readers are fakers and they'll tell you what you want to hear
Popularity: 24
Arranged marriages still take place in many locations and cultures around the world. The word ishara means binding promise. In the case of arranged marriage, the agreement by the parents is considered to be a contract.
Popularity: 1
Let me start with saying, there are no DIS-advantages!! Allow me to elaborate: 1) get to spend life with someone who cares just as much about you, as you do about them 2)have a dependable partner and friend no matter where you are 3)can enjoy life together without having to compensate for someone…
Popularity: 16
There are several reasons why arranged marriages still exist. Some of the major reasons are preserving family tradition, boosting social standing, gaining political power, and marrying into money.
Popularity: 0
Interracial marriage could only be allowed if the other person is also hindu or follows hinduism bt the indian laws recognize interracial marriages
Popularity: 0
Love marriage is a marriage set up by the boundaries of love. This typically means that a person marries someone because they love them not because they have to.
Popularity: 0
Arranged marriages are good as they happen with the knowledge of the parents. Because the parents would do the best for their children as they have more experiences, they will want to find the right person. Both sets of parents will be happy with the couple. As the marriage progresses, there is supp…
Popularity: 3
It is when parents pick your husband or wife.
Popularity: 13
Not all arranged marriages last longer than love marriages, but one reason may be due to the strict social rules that exist in communites where arranged marriages are prominent. (divorced women stigma, for example)
Popularity: 0
A definition of arranged marriages is, when two people are married because their parents decided that they would. However, the people the marriage is being arranged for do get a say, they get introduced to each other weeks before, it's not a blind wedding, you get to know them before hand, and als…
Popularity: 15
Hi there, There are many advantages in arrange marriages. The reason being, two people conduct their marriage in the presence of their family. The best part is that it is done with the consent of the elderly members of the family.Last year I made my marriage very special with the help of wedding pla…
Popularity: 25
Love of tures one would presume
Popularity: 1
Some of the disadvantages of getting married early include making bad financial decisions, not knowing how to pay bills or run a household, not having the maturity to deal with problems, and growing apart from your husband or wife as you grow older.
Popularity: 0
For the Chinese, arranged marriages mainly occur in rich families. The reason is that if the rich match with the rich their empire will be bigger and larger. This will bring more money and more business and ensure that the business will not fall into the wrong hands but rather to the chosen ones.
Popularity: 5
Jail House Rock. new version by Philip Spector. Wall of Stone, San Quentin.
Popularity: 3
yes they do depends how strict and religious there parents are.Yes, they do.
Popularity: 2
Depending on where you live in the world, many countries are already officially accepting same-sex marriages. The United States and most EU countries have already changed their federal laws to legally recognize gay marriages.
Popularity: 0
Some pros of an arranged marriage are: 1) you don't have to go through the heartache of being dumped. 2) you expect your parents to choose someone who's perfect for you, which saves you the work. 3) you don't waste time dating a bunch of losers before you finally find the right guy. Some cons o…
Popularity: 0
It is understood, while perhaps not what one would call arranged marriages- there were mass-produced , if you will mass weddings in the Fascist Period which were evidentally conducted in stadia and had the usual loudspeaker stuff here taken over by clergy. The entire canonical ( church laws, nothing…
Popularity: 8
Forced marriages are forbidden by Jewish laws.
Popularity: 0
Love versus Arranged Marriage? Without question arranged marriages last longer. When the elders of two families match bride and groom, the couple is usually of the same religion, culture and social standing. Often they have even known each other growing up. Alikeness is the criterion that makes them…
Popularity: 9
No, although some relatives may have encouraged the relationship with Diana Spencer. Certainly his second marriage was not arranged...
Popularity: 6
they take place in India and Afghanistan and places with lots of traditionally belefs and lots of the arranged lifes last tapooh
Popularity: 2
This is a stereotype and overgeneralization. The majority of Muslims marry individuals who they choose, but are generally approved of by their families. Additionally, more and more Muslims are marrying individuals that their parents do not approve of as time passes. This is more a cultural thing t…
Popularity: 1
i hate this word LOVE !!! oh crap LOVE ugh!! I'm not interested in sayin anytin here!!!! cuz i juz broke up wit my boyfrnd!!! Arranged marriages wud be better for sure!! NO HEADACHE!!I Love Jesus!! :)
Popularity: 2
I dont think arranged marriages are done by a particular religion its done in some cultures. Western culture people prefer love marriage while in asian/indian culture generally arranged marriage is done..
Popularity: 0
http://www.docstoc.com/docs/13815857/Marriage-Biodata-format
Popularity: 2
Your not with the one you love and car for. Most parents do an arrange marriage for the best. They think its a good idea for the daughter because she will be happy but actually the daughter would rather make her own choices and live with the one she loves!  Written By Phoebe :)
Popularity: 12
In India the percentage of arranged marriages is higher then love marriages. Could be sixty percent.
Popularity: 25
Contract marriage are ideal than arranged marriage or love marriage?
Popularity: 4
India, Pakistan and some other Asian Countries are also included.
Popularity: 3
Some Christian's do some don't. At the end of the day Christian's that grow up in cultures where arrange marriage is popular are likely to agree with it. While Christian's who grow up in the west are likely to reject it. There is no biblical verse in favor or against it. So it all comes down to pers…
Popularity: 1
just b calm
Popularity: 6
Love marriage is based on love between the two partners. It may ignore all the mindful rules of equivalences (in age, in religion, in income, or in social class)Arranged marriage is based on the rules of age suitability, religious teachings and rules, social class equivalence, and the grand family g…
Popularity: 0
Some people believe in love at first sight, while others believe it takes time to love someone. In the past many parts of the world, a couple met for the very first time on their wedding day. Their marriage had been arranged by their parents. Today arranged marriages still exist in many cultures how…
Popularity: 4
One is reminded of the song popularzed by Elvis Presley- We"re caught in a trap, I Can"t Walk out... Because I love you too much, baby! if only that was the case.
Popularity: 4
Falling in love or having an arranged marriage depends on an individual's preference. In the United States, arranged marriage is a dated concept.
Popularity: 0
Of course, but they cannot be forced on an unwilling participant. Many people who come to the United States continue to arrange marriages with others who share the same culture.
Popularity: 1
Disadvantages: Interference No choice No love No privacy But, now arrange marriage all option Choic, Love, privacy and believe on each other.
Popularity: 33
They are celebrated in the Name of Almighty Allah,in a simple manner
Popularity: 0
People primarily have arranged marriages because it is their cultural, social, or religious norm, especially in India.
Popularity: 22
Still it occurs. Ethnic Turkish and Roma people likes arranged marriage
Popularity: 1
hidden underneath the rug, you will see the shoes. and when your done with the game take time to read the bible or listen to 88.5(on the radio). God wants more people to know Him. Thnx
Popularity: 2
in arranged marriages, the people who are going to get married wont have any idea about how their partner is... in many occassions they will be given a time of 4-5 months of recognizing themselves... but this time period is not actually enough to know about their partners... more than that ,marriage…
Popularity: 4
The idea is essentially compulsion/arbitration versus choice. The whole idea would go over better in top-down power structures rather than any that have any pretense of equality or democracy. Owing to certain oversights in out laws, there is nothing ( due to the popular idea of freedom of religion) …
Popularity: 4
Answer 1.Yes. In arranged marriages your parents pick your spouse FOR you, while you choose your own spouse in a love marriage. There is more to it. There are both pros and cons of this, but debate is never ending. Eg: You go with your emotions in love Marriage while in Arranged Marriage you look f…
Popularity: 3
sometimes i do sometimes i don't it depends..... if you love the person your getting married to then its fine but if you hate the person your getting married to theirs a problem...... its just us women don't like the fact that we sometimes don't get to speak for our selves that's all.
Popularity: 3
Your Parents pick your partner at birth
Popularity: 4
It is not so much a question of country but of culture. Arranged marriages are part of the culture of the middle east and India but now many of the peoples from this area live in countries throughout the world and the practice of arranged marriage has gone with them. A willing arranged marriage bet…
Popularity: 2
Yes. They are as successful as love marriages.There is a culture and tradition that surrounds arranged marriages, and in most cases they end up being more successful than marriages based on love.In arranged marriages they are usually set up by the parents of the two involved who make sure that they …
Popularity: 0
Under the table to the right, this is were mine were, it might change. But mine were under the brown carpet to the right!!!
Popularity: 3
Forced Marriage, Induction draft ( means the same thing), compelled marriage, externally-motivated alliance.
Popularity: 1
there isn't a specific time for when arranged marriages began. arranged marriages are how the world started. the parents would choose who their children would marry and the children would just obey. arranged marriages still exist today.
Popularity: 3
In many countries and many cultures arranged marriages are the norm. In past centuries nearly all royals and nobles in Europe had arranged marriages. At present it seems to be mostly, but not exclusively, Muslim culture that is keen on arranged marriage and that happens also in countries that are no…
Popularity: 1
Lady Capulet seems to be happy with the arranged marriage as she never says a word against it and she encourages Juliet to look at Paris that night at the feast and try to imagine being his wife. Lady Capulet also notes that marrying Paris will increase Juliet's social standing.
Popularity: 1
Usually, arranged marriages forces the communion of two incompatible human beings and they a thereby forced to spend their lives together. In most cases these marriages are brutally unhappy because of the lack of true love and affection that comes from falling in love with someone in natural way. O…
Popularity: 5
I personaly think that I should get to know the person first and hang out for a while and found it if its better as friends or if you really want to marry them but thts just me. Do what you think is right
Popularity: 3
not entirely, but she wouldn't say a word against it because she couldn't believe Juliet would have fallen for romeo and gone against her father's word. it was the nurse that agreed and helped Juliet
Popularity: 4
The only "arranged marriage" that we hear anything about doesn't actually happen. That's the marriage between Paris and Juliet.
Popularity: 0
you should tell that person that your not ment for each other and tell them that there not your true love,tell them that it will be hard for you to live with a person that your not sure about, tell them the truth I'll think they'll understand.. and you should remember this for the rest of your life.…
Popularity: 2
If 'arranged' is set up by parents, there are some families who do have arranged marriages, but most families do not have arranged marriages. It is all up to the families.
Popularity: 2
It's hard to say, but arranged marriages are more popular in RELIGIOUS circles.
Popularity: 5
What you should write in a love card is Dear Blah blah, The star's shine bright but not as bright as your eyes A fire is warm but not as warm as your heart Your love is like lightning striking through my body You are the one and rememeber thhat you hotty
Popularity: 4
"I thought priscilla met Elvis at age 12 and that they had an arranged marriage and very long courtship because of her age."Negative, Priscilla was 14 when they met. There was no "arranged marriage", they were arrangements for him to see her. In actuality they didn't even have sex until they were ma…
Popularity: 0
There are some grammatical errors in your presentation. First of all an arranged Marriage can take different forms and contexts in differing cultures. It is not necessarily a forced-draft terms as-is or else sort of event- it can be if there is an unauthorized sexual union and the (bomb) is armed- t…
Popularity: 13
Yes, arranged marriages were practiced in the 1920s in America and are still practiced today among some faiths. Orthodox Jews and even the Amish sometimes practice arranged marriages.
Popularity: 0
a shotgun wedding is one.
Popularity: 1
As someone who is not personally subject to arranged marriage, I have to say that, of the few people I know who are in arranged marriages, there seem to be pro's and con's for both ways. Marriage for love is not a sure thing, in North America there is around 50% or higher divorce rate within two yea…
Popularity: 5
I wouldn't describe it as "replaced". I believe people should have the right to marry whoever they want.
Popularity: 1
Try Seto no Hanayome, for a comedy anime.
Popularity: 10
Yes they are allot less fragile...because you marry out of certain expectations and obligation, so it is allot more difficult to get divorce since it's a marriage that is set up through family. Plus when you get into an arranged marriage you have a basic understanding of why you got married...it was…
Popularity: 0
final approach
Popularity: 9
no it doesnt because if you dont like each other then youre just wasting time
Popularity: 1
If both parties willingly consent to the marriage - then YES. If either party has be tricked or forced or pressured to consent or any threats have been made - then NO and the courts will annull the marriage. If either party is under 18 then NO.
Popularity: 1
Anne of Cleves hailed from Germany. the introduction was by portrait paintings. By tioday"s standards, she was not as pretty as some other Henry VIII consorts, but in those days, introduction was by formal portraits- which of course allowed for broad artistic license. No Nikons in those days, or eve…
Popularity: 1
Strengthen business or family ties
Popularity: 1
swathy,anuradha,magaha,mrigashira are mahanakstras you need not see ganakootas if any body wants to marry them
Popularity: 1