Indians worldwide are familiar with arranged marriages, and European royalty had arranged inter-nobility marriages until the early part of the twentieth century.
And of course, we've all seen aunties (matchmakers), online matrimonial sites (e.g.
But in the end everyone finds that special someone even if they are million miles away.
As if the preasure is not enough, you have to go on blind dates set by your mother, BFF, neighbor and so on. Now you can take matters into your own hands by signing up on a free dating site.
The big difference is that while most non-Muslims just want to meet a special someone and that meeting result in marriage, the only goal of arranged meetings for conservative Muslims is marriage. However, like many of my South Asian Muslim friends' parents, they're particular about the practice of their religion.
A 2D image is actually not a very cool representation of the real person that you’ve never met, but it can help you get a few steps closer to the love of your life.
In this type of bussiness, there are sites that handle all of the comunication leading up to a first date.
There are always methods to break the ice like an email or just talking and sharing each others experiences.
Arranged marriages are not new, nor are they exclusive to Muslims.
shaadi.com, and muslimatcher.com) and matrimonial events (like speed dating and networking events where the goal is a life mate, not a date).
If you think this sounds like dating — well, yes, it does.