Marriage

Marriage (also called matrimony or wedlock) is a social union or legal contract between people called spouses that creates kinship. The definition of marriage varies according to different cultures, but is usually an institution in which interpersonal relationships, usually intimate and sexual, are acknowledged. Such a union is often formalized via a wedding ceremony. In terms of legal recognition, most sovereign states and other jurisdictions limit marriage to two persons of opposite sex or gender in the gender binary, and some of these allow polygynous marriage. In the 21st century, several countries and some other jurisdictions have legalized same-sex marriage. In some cultures, marriage is recommended or compulsory before pursuing any sexual activity. People marry for many reasons, including: legal, social, libidinal, emotional, financial, spiritual, and religious. These might include arranged marriages, family obligations, the legal establishment of a nuclear family unit, the...
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Babu Bairwa
Babu Bairwa posted the Blog
on Apr 18, 2014 , 10:01 pm
Farewell Maestro, our lives will never be the same again
For every man, there is a life after Marquez and before Marquez.You pass the test of literacy maturity once you read Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’.You either become a convert, where life and literature open up in its fullest glory and pain or you tend to go back into the cocoon of mediocre existence saying it is all humbug.Like millions of faithful disciples of Marquez who worship him, I belong to the former.The age to read to Marquez is also important. If y more »
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Babu Bairwa
Babu Bairwa posted the Blog
on Apr 18, 2014 , 09:17 pm
Let us leave Jashodaben alone
Whatever our ideological issues with Narendra Modi --and I am a big critic -- we should leave his private life alone. How and when and why he left his wife, Jashodaben, is really none of our business. Whether he gave himself up to the RSS instead of fulfilling his "responsibilities" of a husband has nothing to do with what he represents in India's political spaces. What she is doing now, is even less so. Certainly, this is not journalism, it's a feeding frenzy, and it casts a dark shadow on the more »
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Manish
Manish and commented on the discussion by Kirti Kamra
on Apr 18, 2014 , 05:34 pm
Kirti Kamra - 'My hubby finds me unattractive'
Help me as I am literally on the verge of having a nervous breakdown. My husband does not find me beautiful or attractive anymore. He does not want to sleep with me, there is no sex, the communication has stopped and he always tells me that I am more »
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Jagirdaar Vack
Jagirdaar Vack commented on the blog by Nitin Pethkar
on Apr 18, 2014 , 03:36 pm
Nitin Pethkar - Woman who inspires me a lot "MY Wife"
                    My whole family is inspired from my wife who have taken responsibility by self, when I lost my job in Delhi (Where I have my own house) and shifted to a small city of Maharashtra i.e. Nagpur and living there since 2011 in rented house. She started working as Medical Representative in Local Company without any background of this field. She started it from very basic. She also more »
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Jayesh Thacker
Jayesh Thacker and 4 more took the poll by Jia Sen
on Apr 18, 2014 , 03:15 pm
Jia Sen - Things to do for a successful marriage?
Sleep apart
Share different toilets
Keep the in laws away
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Jayesh Thacker
Jayesh Thacker uploaded Photos
on Apr 18, 2014 , 02:56 pm
Arorav
Arorav and commented on the poll by Jia Sen
on Apr 17, 2014 , 09:11 pm
Jia Sen - Things to do for a successful marriage?
Sleep apart
Share different toilets
Keep the in laws away
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Amit Gupta
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