Divorce (or the dissolution of marriage) is the final termination of a marital union, canceling the legal duties and responsibilities of marriage and dissolving the bonds of matrimony between the parties . Divorce laws vary considerably around the world, but in most countries it requires the sanction of a court or other authority in a legal process. The legal process of divorce may also involve issues of alimony (spousal support), child custody, child support, distribution of property, and division of debt. Where monogamy is law, divorce allows each former partner to marry another; where polygyny is legal but polyandry is not, divorce allows the woman to marry another. Between 1971 and 2011, several countries legalized divorce, the last one being Malta in 2011. The majority Catholic Philippines is the last officially secular country that does not have civil divorce for the whole population; Muslims, however, are granted...
I am shocked to see the rise in divorce rates in India. Earlier, matrimony in India was a sacred institution not just between two people, but between two families. Traditional Indian marriages were held keeping in mind all conservative and religious customs and duties. Indians were a great believer of the ‘Arranged Marriage’ system. Though this type of a marriage arrangement is hard to acknowledge nowadays, but still, such marriages worked wonders for our parents. I remember how my par more »
I have been married for two years and I have been having numerous problems in my marriage. When our match was made our kundlis had 33 gunn matching. Everyone though we were the perfect pair as per our kundlis. Yet our marriage is troubled and my more »