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Some marriage customs in Pakistan.

Some marriage customs in Pakistan.

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Published by Pakiston Publications in [Karachi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marriage customs and rites -- Pakistan

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGT2776 S6 1964
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p.
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14335363M

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Marriage in Pakistan Some marriage customs in Pakistan. book پاکستانی شادی ‎) pertains to wedding traditions established and adhered by Pakistani men and e their local and regional variations, marriages in Pakistan generally follow Islamic marital jurisprudence.

Culturally, marriages are not only seen as a union between a husband and a wife, but also an alliance between their respective families.

Until now, in-depth cultural information on Pakistan, a predominantly Muslim country formed in after the dissolution of British rule in India, has been scarce. This crucial South Asian hotspot, in the news for tensions with neighboring India over nuclear capacity and security issues, finally is illuminated for general readers.

This narrative encapsulates the historical pluralistic 5/5(1). Persian wedding tradition, despite its local and regional variations, like many other rituals in Persia goes back to the ancient Zoroastrian tradition.

Though the concepts and theory of the marriage have changed drastically by Islamic traditions, the actual ceremonies have remained more or less the same as they were originally in the ancient Zoroastrian culture. Pakistan - Pakistan - Daily life and social customs: Throughout Pakistan, as in most agrarian societies, family organization is strongly patriarchal, and most people live with large extended families, often in the same house or family compound.

The eldest male, whether he is the father, grandfather, or paternal uncle, is the family leader and makes all significant decisions. No matter the additions and extras brought in to make the marriage ceremony one of a kind, it's basically something most people in North America, Europe and most of the civilized world today knows about.

However, there’re so many other marriage customs from around the world not many people know about, some bordering on the weird. Mexico: Las. Subsequent are some of the main festivals greatly respected in Pakistan and the customs that are entrenched with these festivals.

Muslim religious festivals are illustrious according to Islamic Calendar (Lunar Calendar) and may occur some 10 days earlier each consecutive solar year. In some secular Muslim communities, however, local laws and customs determine the allowable age.

Such is the case in the United States, where the law generally allows marriage between eighteen year olds or between sixteen year olds with parental consent. "For general readers, Malik discusses the religions, architecture, housing, cuisine, and traditional dress of the Pakistan culture, the influence of Islam on ideas about gender, courtship, and marriage, as well as literature, arts, film, festivals, leisure activities, customs, and lifestyles in Cited by: Get this from a library.

Culture and customs of Pakistan. [Iftikhar Haider Malik] -- Until now, in-depth cultural information on Pakistan, a predominantly Muslim country formed in after the dissolution of British rule in India, has been scarce. This crucial South Asian hotspot. Arranged marriage is a type of marital union where the bride and groom are selected by individuals other than the couple themselves, particularly by family members such as the parents.

In some cultures a professional matchmaker may be used to find a spouse for a young person. Arranged marriages have historically been prominent in many cultures.

The practice remains. Culture and Customs of Pakistan (Book): Malik, Iftikhar Haider: Until now, in-depth cultural information on Pakistan, a predominantly Muslim country formed in after the dissolution of British rule in India, has been scarce. This crucial South Asian hotspot, in the news for tensions with neighboring India over nuclear capacity and security issues, finally is illuminated for.

For the most part, marriage customs throughout the Middle East are similar. Each tribe or village might vary the theme a little but nevertheless a general protocol or standard seems to prevail. Marriage is contracted in several steps: (1) the choosing of the bride, (2) the sending of the go-between, (3) the betrothal, and finally, (4) the.

Get this from a library. Marriage among Muslims: preference and choice in northern Pakistan. [Hastings Donnan] -- With reference to the Dhund, Pakistani.

The nation now called Pakistan was then called West Pakistan, and on the opposite side of India, some 1, miles (1, kilometers) away, was another Muslim area, designated East Pakistan.

In Pakistan became a republic. This is followed by prayer. (See Muslim Prayer Book). Couples must get a legal marriage license and whatever else is required by the law of the land.

In some U. States, the law requires that the person performing the nikah must be civilly licensed. If so qualified his solemnizing of the rituals is sufficient to legalize the marriage. born. The marriage is then consummated and cele-brated when the spouses come of age.

This custom usually occurs in societies in which cousin marriage is considered ideal; it ensures that the wealth stays in the extended family. Premarriage Rituals Courtship customs (or their absence, e.g., seclusion of the sexes practiced in some Islamic File Size: KB.

report on preventing and eliminating child, early and forced marriage. In Chapter 1, we provide some background information on forced marriage, the gaps and shortcomings of existing literature, and a discussion on how this information is relevant to programmes aimed at eliminating this Size: KB.

CUSTOMS AND TRADITIONS GE Pakistan • In Pakistani culture Muslims celebrate a traditional Islamic weddings. • The rituals include Nikah, payment of financial dower called Mahr by the groom to the bride, signing of marriage contract, and a reception.

But recently Pakistan allowed some Bollywood films to be shown in cinemas. Visual arts Graphic arts. In Pakistan there are a large variety of graphic art for example hand painted clay products, hand design for Baltik products and block painting which called Ajrak.

Pakistani vehicle art is a popular folk art. Painting. The Marriage Bureau for Rich People paints a slow-paced but engaging portrait of the lives of Mr.

Ali and his family, their assistant Aruna, and the clients who come to seek out their services. What I enjoyed most about this book was the access it offered into the exotic complexities of /5. Culture, Norms and Tradition of Pakistan.

Every country has their own traditions, norm, customs, traditions, ethics and values related to the people of a country. Their characters are the unique individual personified antiquity, reliance. Most marriages in Pakistan are of the arranged (or even semi-arranged) variety. An arranged marriage occurs when a member of the family, a close friend or a third person party (hoping to hinge Author: Merium."Pakistan" by Imran Khan is an incredibly timely book.

It is more than a manifesto of the change he believes is needed in Pakistan - it is also the story of a nation's continuing fall from grace into a state of perpetually festering corruption/5().