The boundaries of villages are no longer marked by a line of date trees but are expanding into big towns with plenty of places for girls and boys to meet," said 28-year-old Hajer Al Fahadi, one of several young women to refuse an arranged marriage.
What does AM stand for?
AM stands for Arranged Marriage
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Samples in periodicals archive:
So today's youngsters -- tired of drama --wish to lead a peaceful life and they believe to have a better chance at that under the expertise of their parents who might have been part of an arranged marriage and are quite happy living in such an arrangement.
A village panchayat (council) in India's northern Uttar Pradesh state has officially banned "love marriages," thus officially putting into place the promotion of arranged marriage -- a practice that is widespread in India anyway.
Arranged Marriages "I came across this story earlier today about arranged marriages.
Over time, the rigid rules of arranged marriage have loosened a little.
But turning down an arranged marriage doesn't mean what they think.