Tag Archives: Marriage

Golden Jubilee Wedding Anniversary.

There are just four friends left who have been my lifelong friends dating from my pre business school days and one of them in fact went to business school with me.  Two of them are in the USA and two … Continue reading

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Broken II.

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I have the pleasure to announce the arrival of a daughter into our home, Manjiree Rajgopaul nee Patwardan. Manjiree in Marathi means the flower of our holy basil Tulsi. Manjiree and Ranjan got married in a simple ceremony at our … Continue reading

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I wish that Grannymar had made a typo and the topic was risque rather than risk. Imagine if I had got it over the phone from her instead of reading it on the list! I would have gone to town … Continue reading

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Minimum Age For Marriage – II.

Ursula, while commenting on my yesterday’s post Minimum Age For Marriage, said, “On a side note: If I could make money that way, I’d get married every five minutes; even to people three times my age (honeymoon not an option) … Continue reading

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Minimum Age For Marriage.

I quote from Wikipedia the minimum legal age for marriage in India. “India: 21 for males and 18 for females. If any partner(s) engages in marriage at a younger age, (s)he can ask for the marriage to be declared void … Continue reading

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