- Love marriage
A love marriage is a union of two parties based upon affection and a mutual attraction between the individuals. The term opposite to "
arranged marriage" and " forced marriage" especially in Indiaand the countries near it.
In India, love marriages are sometimes called "self-arranged marriages" perhaps to avoid some of the negative opinions that are still held against young people choosing their own partners [Kakar, S., [http://indiatoday.digitaltoday.in/match-fixing-4.html Match fixing] , "
India Today", 26 October 2007. Retrieved 2 May 2008.] .
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