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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Pramod Agarwal
Pramod Agarwal commented on the discussion by Vibhesh Kumar
31 mins ago
Vibhesh Kumar - Sex education is good or bad?
Don't worry, you always have the opportunity to make comments at the bottom of the page. Yeah, your opinion matters, too.This week we're tackling the debate on whether or not sexual education in the classroom is a good thing.JoAnn Everitt, founder more »
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J.jyoti13
J.jyoti13 commented on the discussion by neetole mitra
42 mins ago
neetole mitra - Sex in arranged marriage is so tough...
It's almost been a month that I got married but I have still not had sex with my husband. I feel terribly guilty about it coz he's my life partner now... but at the same time, it's not in my hands. I feel so uncomfortable whenever we try to get more »
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Swati
Swati commented on the discussion by Virag Dhulia
3 hrs ago
Virag Dhulia - Maintenance: Should working/educated wives get it?
This is an area where there has been very less debate. Lot of cases of matrimionial dispute are coming up wherein educated and working women are deserting their husbands and later file maintenance cases saying that the husband has abandoned them. more »
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Raj Raj
Raj Raj and commented on the discussion by Jia Sen
4 hrs ago
Jia Sen - 'Short men are better husbands'
A new study has revealed that short men stay married for a longer period of time. Tall men on the other hand tend to stray more.┬áDo you guys agree with this bizarre study? Can a person's height really make a difference in a marriage? more »
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Raj Raj
Raj Raj and 2 more commented on the discussion by Jia Sen
4 hrs ago
Jia Sen - What is the secret to a happy marriage?
My grand parents have been married for 50 years now and they are still so happy! And i think the reason for their long and happy marriage is friendship. You have to be friends to be able to stay married to each other. What do you think is the secret more »
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Blank reposted the blog by Madison
12 hrs ago
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Prince Gupta
Prince Gupta commented on the blog by Madison
on Sep 30, 2014 , 11:15 pm
Madison - They are about noticeable tired in karen millen
They are about noticeable tired in the bunch additional instructional marriage ceremony. be the alone technique of the recognizing actually blessed while using the outfit, Developers were not authoritative clothes for really styles when abounding current top mixture of fabrics they were not taking achieve top rated attire inside the included measurement. this peony may be the entire annual for therefore abounding varieties of wedding ceremonies, girls of Indian native genealogy recognize this more »
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