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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 ...

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.thenational.ae/world/dowries-and-death-continue-apace-in-india-1.81522

Feb 10, 2017 ... MUMBAI // It is supposedly illegal, but a spate of deaths linked to India's dowry system shows the practice is not only widespread but shows little ...

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.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 ...

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.