arranged marriage

arranged marriage

β€œThe more important thing which spoke to me β€” above love and all that β€” was that I had to live for my own identity. I wanted to stand on my own two feet and do what was right, regardless of any social pressure.”

Thirty-four years after he first defied India's caste system to "marry up," a Jain man talks about the perseverance and difficulties of marrying outside his caste in India.

An expert on choice shares the importance of approaching arranged marriage (and other hot-button topics) from multiple cultural lenses.