Topic: Inter-Caste & Inter-Religion Marriages.
Marriages in India are fundamentally endogamous in nature. The influences of western education and socio-economic transformations have led to enormous change in the existing pattern of choosing one’s life partner and marriage practices in India. The trend analysed reveal that the proportion of inter-caste and inter-religious marriages has doubled in the last two and half decades. The study reveals that a very few women have ...view middle of the document...
Inter-marriages have attracted considerable research attention all over the world since the beginning of the twentieth century. Social scientists have shown keen interest in the study of different forms of inter-marriages. From time immemorial, men and women of different race and religion inter-married and lived together. The very first question which arises in front of us is that, what is the way through which one can get married to a person who has a different caste or a different religion. The next question which comes to our mind is that, what are the advantages and disadvantages of inter-caste and inter-religion marriages.
The term inter-religious & inter-caste marriages are legally married status between two people of different religions or caste. Worldwide, there are different types of people and different beliefs, but there are many countries that are home to people of all religions together, and many fall in love with people who have different religious beliefs. This does not prevent people from marrying each other. In fact, these marriages last longer and, like any other, who they recognize and that is what makes a take a long marriage.
In my paper I would be dealing with all the aspects of inter-caste & inter-religion marriages in a detailed manner.