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Marriage Around the World

Is Marriage Becoming Irrelevant?

Posted 07.02.2013 | Weddings

First comes love, then comes... nothing, according to a new survey of Japanese adults. A study by Japanese magazine Joshi Spa! polled more than 37,...

India's Unbelievable New Marriage Requirement

Posted 05.25.2013 | Weddings

To participate in a mass marriage ceremony in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh on Monday, there was just one requirement for grooms-to-be: prove the...

Defending 'Traditional' Marriage? Whose Definition? What Tradition?

American Anthropological Association | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
American Anthropological Association

To reject a type of marital arrangement because of its supposed incompatibility with "the traditional definition of marriage" only calls attention to the speaker's ignorance of well-known ethnographic and historic facts.

QUIZ: How Much Do YOU Know About Marriage Around The World?

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Lai | Posted 03.08.2012 | Weddings

Planning on getting hitched abroad? Then you might want to know which country shuns religious ceremonies, or which requires you to live there for ...

NFOGRAPHIC: Marriage Around The World

Posted 12.06.2011 | Travel

Ever thought about forcing your groom to clean on wedding's eve? Or, maybe it's a whale's tooth you're hoping for from your future fiance. Maybe not, ...