India Arranged Marriage

75 %
25 %
Information about India Arranged Marriage

Published on February 5, 2008

Author: Panfilo


The Question…:  The Question… How does the practice of arranged marriage meet human needs? 6 Next 1 2 3 4 5 Last update: August 2005 Created by G. Stearns BCPS Research Module or Slam Dunk Model, Copyright 2005, Baltimore County Public Schools, MD, all rights reserved. The models may be used for educational, non-profit school use only. All other uses, transmissions, and duplications are prohibited unless permission is granted expressly. The following lessons are based on Jamie McKenzie’s Slam Dunk Lesson module available at Information Sources :  Information Sources Have you ever been to a wedding? If so, what do you remember about the event? Think about the ceremony, the people, the food. Did you know that in India, arranged marriages are still the norm? Think about how their system of dating and marriage differs from the American culture. 6 Next 1 2 3 4 5 Courtesy of CNN Student News The Student Activity:  The Student Activity Create a T-Chart like the one below. On the left side, fill in what someone might witness if they went to a traditional American wedding. On the right side, list what someone might see if they went to a traditional Indian wedding. 6 Next 1 2 3 4 5 American wedding Indian wedding The Assessment Activity:  The Assessment Activity Now that you are familiar with a traditional Indian marriage, explain how arranged marriages in India meet the needs of the people. Use examples from your reading to support your answer. 6 Next 1 2 3 4 5 Enrichment Activity:  Enrichment Activity 6 Next 1 2 3 4 5 Your best friend, who happens to be from India, is getting married next week and requests your help during this stressful time. You have been asked to create a program for the wedding day. Within the program, you need to outline the events as they will occur during the ceremony. Teacher Support Materials:  Teacher Support Materials 5.A.1. Describe characteristics that are used to organize people into cultures. Learning Styles: Visual, Kinesthetic, Active. AVID Strategies: Predicting Timed Writing Objective: Students will research traditional arranged marriage in order to identify how arranged marriages meet human needs. Differentiation: Time Management: This is a 45 minute lesson Any extended activities should be completed at home. 6 1 2 3 4 5

Add a comment

Related presentations

Related pages

Arranged marriage in the Indian subcontinent - Wikipedia ...

Arranged marriages are traditional in South Asian society and continue to account for an overwhelming majority of marriages in the Indian subcontinent.
Read more

The Culture of Arranged Marriages in India

Arranged marriages have always been a debatable subject. It is in the major outlook on relationships that Indians are vastly different, in the way they ...
Read more

Arranged Marriage - Arranged Marriages in India, History ...

Arranged marriage is an age old tradition in India. Find out information on the history of arranged marriages in India.
Read more

Arranged marriage - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Arranged marriage in the Indian subcontinent; Arranged marriages in Japan; Bride price; Bride kidnapping; Child marriage; Dowry; Lavender marriage; Mail ...
Read more

A Modern Indian Woman's Struggle with Arranged-Marriage

Is Arranged Marriage Really Any Worse Than Craigslist? “Auntie,” I said with exasperation, “I will speak to the boy only.”
Read more

Arranged Marriages in India - Dr. Berchmans Kodackal

Arranged Marriages in India. People of India basically follow the arranged marriage system, and they consider it as something great. Dating is a taboo in ...
Read more

Arranged Marriages|Traditional - The Interactive Media Lab ...

Traditional Arranged Marriages . Most people- at least if they're from a Western country, think of arranged marriage as something the parents have ...
Read more

Arranged Marriages - Indian Wedding - Weddings in India ...

Traditionally, arranged marriage in India was the only available choice for boys and girls. Explore the pros & cons of arranged marriages
Read more

India - Marriage - Country Studies

In South India, in sharp contrast, marriages ... So-called love marriages are deemed a slightly scandalous alternative to properly arranged marriages.
Read more

Arranged Marriages in India - YouTube

Want to watch this again later? Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Arranged Marriage in India
Read more