• DOWRY SYSTEM
    Dowry system in India From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search This article may require cleanup to meet Wikipedia's quality standards. The specific problem is: reference formatting. Please help improve this article if you can. (March 2013) In India, dowry (Hindi: दहेज...
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  • Dowry System
    An essay on evils of dowry system in India. Dowry system is as old as man is. The dowry system is a social evil. It is prevalent in all parts of India and almost in all the countries of the world.In India many of the traditional customs have been given up, but the custom of dowry has not only continued...
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  • “The Indo-Trinidadian family retains much of their cultural heritage. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement?”
    indo-women bear male children. Female children during indentureship was seen as a burden as when they came of the age to marry, parents had to give a “Dowry” as in incentive to the groom side to agree for the marriage and also assist them in their married lives. Now in these modern days, Indo-Trinidadian...
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  • Nothing
    of any anti- corruption measure will depend. A recent example of anti- corruption measure has been adopted by Mr. Anna Hazare against the existing system of government. He was of the opinion that the Lokpal Bill should be passed in both the houses of the Parliament as a result of which all the ministers...
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  • Dowry
    MARCHING TOGETHER... Resisting Dowry in India Author : JAGORI : July 2009 Compiled & Edited by : Monobina Gupta Infopack developed for: The India Court of Women on Dowry and Related Forms of Violence Against Women INTRODUCTION Not only did the 1970s and 1980s bring about a ‘second...
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  • Tradition, Culture and Issues Facing India Today
    During prayers they offer flower garlands to gods and goddesses. This ritual is embedded at an early age and is an important part of the education system in India. Three of the world’s major faith, Hinduism, Buddhism and Sikhism originated from India. India is a secular state and the citizens have...
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  • womens development in handloom industries
     CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION 1.1 BACKGROUND "Dowry" refers to money, goods or property that a woman brings into the marriage - it is paid by the woman's family to the man's family. Dowry is practiced mainly in South Asian countries, such as India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka...
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    HISTORY PROJECT MUNSHI PREMCHAND Munshi Premchand (Urdu: منشی پریم چند‎, Hindi: मुंशी प्रेमचंद, pronounced [mʊnʃi preːm t͡ʃənd̪] ( listen)) (July 31, 1880 – October 8, 1936) was an Indian writer famous for his modern Hindustani literature. He is one of the most celebrated writers of the Indian subcontinent...
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  • India: an Ethnographic Description
    visible through the languages they speak, the clothes they wear, the religion they practice, and the traditions that result in who they marry. Although Hindi is the official National language of India, other languages and countless dialects are spoken. English is the major language of trade and commonly used...
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  • Essay
    Hindustani (Hindi-Urdu) | Nationality | British Indian | Notable work(s) | Godaan, Bazaar-e-Husn, Karmabhoomi, Shatranj ke khiladi | Spouse(s) | Shivarani Devi | Children | Sripath Rai, Amrit Rai, Kamala Devi | | Signature | | Munshi Premchand (Urdu: منشی پریم چند‎, Hindi: मुंशी प्रेमचंद...
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  • Dowry
    Dowry From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Part of a series on Anthropology of kinship Basic concepts[show] Kinship terminology[show] Case studies[show] Related articles[show] Major theorists[show] Social and cultural anthropology v t e Relationships Types[show] Activities[show] Endings[show] ...
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  • Marriages in Rural Areas of Punjab
    MARRIAGE SYSTEM IN RURAL PUNJAB. PLACE - PUNJAB, RAIPUR. DATED: 25th AUGUST 2013 The Marriage system of rural Punjab even though similar to existing system of Hindu marriage in India has a unique traditional difference. These are the excerpts of some families which I have interviewed and realized...
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  • Everything you need to know about India
    Table of contents India's missing women, The Guardian, 22 July 2011 Dowry deaths are the hidden curse of the big fat Indian wedding, The Guardian, 23 May 2012 Honour killings: Saved from India's caste system by the Love Commandos, The Guardian, 22 July 2011 Starbucks unveils plans...
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  • indian culture
    exclusive castes, and combining the physical traits of several major racial groups (Compton’s). The modern nation of India (also known by its ancient Hindi name, Bharat) is smaller than the Indian Empire formerly ruled by Britain. Burma (now Myanmar), a mainly Buddhist country lying to the east, was administratively...
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  • What policies and with what success did Nehru implemented?
    Party, was responsible for the Constitution established in 1950. India and Nehru were facing several social problems, such as the traditional caste system, religious minorities and ethnicity issues, gender inequality, political extremism and local languages. His aim was to create a welfare state, in order...
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  • Globalisation and Matrimonials
    and femininity, individualism and collectivism employed by these media advertisements. These two newspapers are selected with the presumption that Hindi newspapers’ target audience might differ in their response towards globalization thus also in their way of projecting the sexualities of both the genders...
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  • Dowry Death
    Rights of women in India Topic: A Theoretical Perspective on Dowry Deaths in India Objectives: a) To understand the concept of dowry as has originated and evolved in India. b) To conceptualize modern day consequences of dowry system. c) To refer to various laws in India and find out reasons...
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  • National Commisiion of Women
    speedy justice.  It took up the issue of child marriage, sponsored legal awareness programmes,  Parivarik Mahila Lok Adalats and reviewed laws such as Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, PNDT Act 1994, Indian Penal Code 1860 and the National Commission for Women Act, 1990 to make them more stringent and effective...
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  • India Culture
    Sacred Hindus to organize themselves, and not the form of Mission, said that based on this supreme faith in their daily lives, to comply with the caste system, as the unique etiquette, customs specification, Hindus to liberation from samsara as an ideal, the ascetic, yoga and other methods, the pursuit of...
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  • Paper Bollywood
    Bollywood Eyes Hindi films and how they have reflected changes in India’s political economy1 Amir Ullah Khan and Bibek Debroy Abstract Bollywood presents a fascinating picture. In a little over hundred years, the Hindi film industry has grown steadily to reach enormous proportions. Hindi films are...
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