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Falling in love is easy, staying in love requires work!!

Falling in love is easy, staying in love requires work!!

“A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, and always with the same person.” - Mignon McLaughlin....

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Sharing Love, Sharing Responsibility

Sharing Love, Sharing Responsibility

They say, “Behind every successful man, there is a woman.” However, if we alter this adage a little, we’ll find that behind every successful woman there is a man. But the thing...

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Despite the differences, love finds its way!

Despite the differences, love finds its way!

Marriages between individuals who belong to different cultures, castes or backgrounds often face difficulties, not only from the immediate family and the society at large, but...

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Love Marriage or Arranged Marriage - Love After Marriage is the key !

Love Marriage or Arranged Marriage - Love After Marriage is the key !

Marriage is an everlasting institution founded on love, affection and trust. It is in fact one of the fundamentals of social life, and therefore, a prime decision of our lives....

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Are you fighting WITH your love, or fighting FOR it??

Are you fighting WITH your love, or fighting FOR it??

Typically a marriage starts off on a happy note. Be it a love marriage or an arranged one, the prospective bride and groom embark on a new phase of their lives together,...

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Marriage Counselling ~ Does it really help?

Marriage Counselling ~ Does it really help?

An almost alien concept till a few decades ago, today marriage counselling has gained widespread relevance and is a familiar tool for couples-to-be as well as couples-that...

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When Wives Earn More than their Husbands

When Wives Earn More than their Husbands

Since times immemorial, the society has been accustomed to husbands who earn a living for their family while women perform the roles of homemakers/caregivers. However, change is...

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Marriage takes away your freedom. Is it all worth it?

Marriage takes away your freedom. Is it all worth it?

To find if anything is overrated or not, one must first analyse what that thing gives and what it takes away in return. Marriage has always been a revered institution in the...

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Keeping the Romance Alive!

Keeping the Romance Alive!

Life has a way of getting us accustomed to certain special things after a while, so much so that we start taking those things for granted. Be it family, work, finances, whatever...

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Does mid-life crisis threaten marriages?

Does mid-life crisis threaten marriages?

Before discussing or understanding whether mid-life crisis in any way hampers a spousal relationship, it is crucial to first comprehend what mid-life crisis is and what it...

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Privacy must be respected!

Privacy must be respected!

In a marriage, two individuals are expected to share their lives, in the true sense of the term. However, let’s face it. Is the “two bodies, one soul” concept an attainable...

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Can men handle successful women?

Can men handle successful women?

They do have a little problem, let’s admit it. Especially in a society such as ours, a woman’s success, if it trumps the man’s, does not bode very well for their relationship....

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Focus on “we” instead of “me”

Focus on “we” instead of “me”

All of us tend to take our spouses for granted at times. We get engrossed in our work and don’t even notice our other half. That is the beginning of any disconnect in a...

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Does an age-gap between couples matter?

Does an age-gap between couples matter?

Relationships are tricky things; they can be fostered in an instant and broken in less than a minute. Sustaining a relationship is the real challenge. Many factors go into this ...

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There are better things in life than being married – is it?

There are better things in life than being married – is it?

The other day, an article was doing the rounds of the social networking site Facebook, titled something along the lines of ‘Things to do other than get married.’ Young women...

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 Chivalry is no longer a male bastion

Chivalry is no longer a male bastion

There are many aspects of chivalry that are appealing to a woman. Traditionally, chivalry, or the art of behaving gallantly with a lady, was restricted solely to men – knights...

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Reclaim yourself

Reclaim yourself

There might come a time in your life when you find yourself at crossroads with the person that you love – or thought you loved. It might be that there will be no solution to the...

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“SHE” - an article dedicated to girls, ladies and women

“SHE” - an article dedicated to girls, ladies and women

My eyes were filled with tears, which I could not contain any longer when she embraced me and started crying. It was my sister’s marriage and it was time for her “VIDAAI”....

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The ball

The ball

Enchanted with the music...

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Sitting, waiting, wishing

Sitting, waiting, wishing

Relationships are difficult – they take time, energy and a start up investment of a whole lot of promises and happiness. Leave all that aside and ask yourself, is it your job...

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Three’s a crowd

Three’s a crowd

When bonds are broken, it hurts. Be it the bond of friendship, love, siblings, parents or separation from grandparents by the fell hand of death. There are some bonds which are...

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The Ex-files

The Ex-files

Marriage can be marred by an ex partner in the picture – because of many things. Especially in India, a divorcee is considered to be past his or her prime and damaged goods –...

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Standing at the crossroads

Standing at the crossroads

A middle-aged couple. With two kids, or one for that matter. Husband gets an opportunity of working in a different city (or a different country, as the case may be) with better...

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Angelina Jolie and relationships: the evolution of a woman

Angelina Jolie and relationships: the evolution of a woman

When one looks at Angelina Jolie today, one sees an incredibly composed woman beaming down at her six children, and holding hands with her fiancé. It is a heart-warming sight,...

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The way to a man's heart

The way to a man's heart

Kalpana lay there motionless long after Rajiv had left the room. Her mind went back to the time when it had all started. It was just a few days after their marriage. All the...

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Have an offbeat wedding

Have an offbeat wedding

Modern day brides often roll their eyes at the accepted notion of traditional weddings and moan about having to sit through hours and hours of rituals – especially in India...

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Are you in a toxic relationship?

Are you in a toxic relationship?

As we walk along the path that life paves for us we will meet many, different people and form many relationships with them. Not all relationships will be giving and growing and...

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Marriage should enrich you, not eclipse you: Scarlett's brief marriage to Ryan Reynolds

Marriage should enrich you, not eclipse you: Scarlett's brief marriage to Ryan Reynolds

Scarlett Johansson is arguably one of the most gorgeous women in Hollywood at present. She has a unique sense of sex appeal, and sensuality, combined with a very attractive...

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Anger can spell danger for your marriage!

Anger can spell danger for your marriage!

With great love comes great responsibility. Marriage is a major turning point in the lives of two individuals, where they learn to live together bound by the ties of warmth,...

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‘Little things’ make a relationship count – take a cue from Angelina Jolie

‘Little things’ make a relationship count – take a cue from Angelina Jolie

The Brangelina romance was under much scrutiny and spotlight right from the time their movie Mr and Mrs Smith released. There were whispers about the chemistry the two shared on...

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Myriad reasons for divorce

Myriad reasons for divorce

A recent survey and a news report says that India has the lowest divorce rates in the world. A recent statistics carried out in 2008 shows that only 1 out of 100 Indian...

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Can working in the same profession ensure a happy marriage?

Can working in the same profession ensure a happy marriage?

Couples from the same profession are more well-matched. Agree? Disagree? Well, to each his own. Love, honestly speaking, has perhaps nothing to do with what one does for a...

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