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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Pranjal Singh
Pranjal Singh commented on the discussion by Pranav Sen
33 mins ago
Pranav Sen - Does sleeping naked=happy marriage?
So apparently, if you sleep naked with your partner, you will have a happy marriage. Yes! Sleeping without clothes in bed proves great for a marriage. So is sex THAT important for a successful marriage? Do you agree, disagree? more »
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Pranjal Singh
Pranjal Singh reposted the discussion by Pranav Sen
33 mins ago
Pranav Sen - Does sleeping naked=happy marriage?
So apparently, if you sleep naked with your partner, you will have a happy marriage. Yes! Sleeping without clothes in bed proves great for a marriage. So is sex THAT important for a successful marriage? Do you agree, disagree? more »
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Colranbir Lamba
Colranbir Lamba and commented on the discussion by Sahil Kakkar
39 mins ago
Sahil Kakkar - 'Cheating is good for relationships'
Again I stumbled upon a very shocking piece of study! So now, in Mumbai, people believe that it is OKAY to have affairs outside their relationships or marriages. Apparently, affairs are in fact good for a marriage. Though these cheaters do feel more »
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Purvi Khanna
Purvi Khanna commented on the discussion by Jia Sen
2 hrs ago
Jia Sen - Can Intercaste marriages put an end to casteism?'
I am shocked beyond belief! Read a very disturbing piece of news in the morning. A dalit boy's goat strayed into an upper caste man's farm in Bihar. What happened next will shock you. The 4 upper caste men went to the dalit's house, poured kerosene more »
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