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...
Jia Sen started the Discussion
Yesterday , 03:42 pm
Should a couple who constantly fights divorce?
In my opinion a couple who does not see eye to eye and is constantly arguing and fighting should think about getting a divorce. After all life is too short to spend it in so much negativity and hatred. Most time couples who stick together use their more »
Gone are the days when marriages were executed by parents; The times when a Punjabi marrying a Punjabi or a Bengali marrying a Bengali was the norm. Welcome to 2013 where inter-caste marriages are quickly becoming the season’s flavour and why shouldn’t they? Everyone knows that India is a diverse land that boasts of being a mother to different cultures. But what’s the point of having so many different cultures when people snarl at the very thought of their integration? &nb more »
I am 24 yrs, married since last 2 years, now in California, USA. Shattered when found my husband suffering from erectyle dysfunction after marraige and that too after reaching California. 2 years In two years married life I feel that my husband has more »
It is astonishing to note how terribly hypocrite Indian men are. I was reading a survey online just a few days back. According to that survey, most men in India stay ‘in’ with their girl friends. Yes, the age-old concept of live-ins have finally arrived in India and HOW! So apparently, In the I-T capital of India (Bangalore), 60% of youngsters are living in with their partners. I didn’t find anything astonishing about this statement. I mean if two people are in love with each other, th more »
I got married 2 years back and things are pretty smooth as I expected. My husband is very loving and caring and so are my in-laws. There is no as such problem staying in a joint family also, as long as I am enjoying my life with my hubby. My husband works in a BPO at a senior level and has a very hectic job and this often shows up in his bedroom performance. Not that he’s unable to please me sexually but when it comes to putting any extra efforts or enjoying a foreplay session, he’s an absol more »