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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dowry_system_in_India

The Dowry system in India refers to the durable goods, cash, and real or movable property that the bride's family gives to the bridegroom, his parents, or his ...

pulitzercenter.org/projects/asia-india-dowry-marriage-violence-against-women-bride-culture-husband-physical-mental-sexual-suicide

Oct 14, 2013 ... There is, however, one custom that stubbornly resists change: the dowry system. In India, it has its roots in medieval times when a gift in cash or ...

en.reset.org/knowledge/dowry-system

The giving of gifts or money (otherwise known as a dowry) to a groom on behalf of the bride's family is common practice in India, a marital tradition which dates ...

www.importantindia.com/10639/short-essay-on-dowry-system-in-india

Feb 26, 2014 ... Short Essay on Dowry System in India: In our Indian society there are numerous problems like superstitions, illiteracy, cast system and dowry ...

www.thedailybeast.com/the-despicable-persistence-of-the-dowry-in-india

Aug 4, 2014 ... The Despicable Persistence of the Dowry in India ... refrigerators, music systems —along with the usual demands of cash and property.

www.pardesiservices.com/tradition/arrangedmarg.asp

We are all familiar with the story : boy meets girl, boy falls in love with girl, boy and girl gets married. For the majority of the western world, this is our ideal of a ...

learn.culturalindia.net/essay-dowry-system-india-causes-effects-solution.html

Dec 6, 2016 ... An essay on dowry system in India elaborating its causes, effects and also suggesting solutions to fight this social evil.

www.yourarticlelibrary.com/society/dowry/dowry-system-in-india-problems-social-dimensions-and-other-details/35175

Dowry System in India: Problems, Social Dimensions and Other Details! In the early days dowry was an institution in which gifts and presents were given to a girl ...

www.theguardian.com/global-development/2016/feb/03/india-anti-dowry-films-i-paid-the-price-i-own-your-son-brides-fight-back

Feb 3, 2016 ... Dowries, though illegal, are still widespread in India. Two public ... It is one of two public information videos that take aim at the dowry system.

intpolicydigest.org/2013/07/30/india-s-dowry-culture

Jul 30, 2013 ... Violence against women has a long history in the world, but especially in India. The country's extreme caste system, cultural customs and ...