group marriage


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group marriage

n
(Sociology) an arrangement in which several males live together with several females, forming a conjugal unit
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Tenders are invited for Cm group marriage scheme for pandal furniture
In the group marriage that took place last week, guests were given only chocolates and there was no any food served to cut the cost.
13) Of those who advocate for the civil recognition of plural marriage, few recognize that any laws legitimating such behavior must promote equality among the multiple spouses, and should also treat polygamy as a series of dyadic marriages between the husband and each of his successive wives, rather than one group marriage.
One of these is referred to as Group Marriage or polyamorous relationships.
He also appreciated a proposal of arranging group marriage ceremonies of deserving couples hailing from FATA and hoped that the initiative; the first of its kind in FATA, will be fully availed.
Many other forms of marriage, such as polygamy and group marriage have been practiced but the results have not been very significant.
Al Kashf stated that this blessed group marriage sponsored by Emirates ID and Marriage Fund, reflects the fruitful cooperation between the Fund and various sectors of the society aimed at encouraging marriage between Emirati couples and establish the future generation that will be loyal and loving to their generous country and leaders, and save its property and assets.
The campaign group Marriage Equality, set up to support Katherine and Ann Louise in their legal case, has been actively campaigning to achieve full equality.
Almarai also supported the Bin Baz Charitable Project to assist young men with limited means in marriage and facilitated the biggest group marriage in the Kingdom.
This DVD takes you back to the early 70's through the eyes of Deanna and Paul, a formerly married couple and part of a four person group marriage, 40 years ago.
Group marriage involving multiple members of both sexes has sometimes been averred to have existed, however there appears to be no reputable description of it in the anthropological or historical literature.
Mathews was only correct about Morgan's misguided notion of group marriage.