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Differentiation of Marriage Life of Tribal Community in Ahmednagar District

Journal: International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR) (Vol.10, No. 6)

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Page : 1350-1351

Keywords : feelings; rituals; families; tribal; Widow; Marriage;

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The marriage system is established on the basis of sexual feelings and fertility of women and men. Men and women live together by following many social signals. Society allows them to live together. The marriage contract and the rituals have to be followed. Different forms of marriage are also found in the Bhil, Thakar, Koli, Pardhi community of Ahmednagar district. In the tribal community practice of buying marriage is found. The price of the bride is not fixed. There are many things to consider when accepting bride. The proportion of brides is less or less depending on the quality of the bride, Widow marriage is recognized in the tribal community because of the marriage that brings two families closer together. The tribal people want their relations to last forever. Therefore in the tribal society widows are asked to marry only a specific person while remarrying.

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