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60 Free Essays on The Evils Of Dowry System

  1. dowry......

    evil not all the laws of the country can put an end to it. Thus, only a consistent, persistent and co-operative effort by everybody to propagate the message of the social evil of dowry can solve the problem. Lesson - 4 The dowry system in Delhi Dowry system in prevalent in almost all section of...

  2. Dowry

    Our society is suffering from many social evils at the moment. The dowry system is prevalent virtually in all parts of India. Dowry has been defined by a young lady as "the price paid by the parents for getting their daughters the post of a daughter-in-law". Parents pay huge sums of money so that...

  3. Dowry System

    An essay on evils of dowry system in India. Dowry system is as old as man is. The dowry system is a social evil. It is prevalent in all parts of India and almost in all the countries of the world.In India many of the traditional customs have been given up, but the custom of dowry has not only...

  4. Essays

    DOWRY SYSTEM Introduction: In India, we find many social evils. Among the social evils,the major are untouchables, Sati, Dowry, child marriage, widowhood and Child labour. These evils prevail because of injustice caused by man against woman particularly the social evils such as sati widow hood...

  5. Population Problem

    dowry system has given birth too many evils. Many parents incur huge debts in order to give dowries to their daughters. They work hard during the rest of their lives to pay off the debts. Others do not hesitate to earn money by unfair means to meet the demand of dowry. The devil of dowry has put an...

  6. Visitation Report

    see God in everyone hence creating a true loving relationship with everyone. It is in the participation of festivals when people truly let go of the evils in their hearts towards others, like jealousy and malice, and truly lose themselves in the service of others. People emphasize that Sikh and Hindu traditions...

  7. Sandeep Annnan

    THE SOCIAL EVIL OF DOWRY 3 Replies India’s social life has been vitiated by a large number of practices and traditions that are irrational and have seriously hindered the progress of the people. The system of dowry is absurd and illogical and has continued to be a source of mental agency to...

  8. Positive Role of Advertising

    and better quality. 2. Increase in economic activity and employment: Advertising and selling have played an important part in expanding the economic system by stimulating consumers into buying more. Advertising makes people work harder than they otherwise would. This has had the effect of raising the aggregate...

  9. The Case of Dowry in India

    his stoicism, showed the streaks of emotions for the first time. Tears were rolling down along his cheeks. These gory events have not been taken from some crime stories but are the true tragedies in real life depicting graphically the evils of dowry system on society. It is an ivory that the dowry...

  10. Dowry

    settled in life, for their girl who is well qualified and well versed with household activities. Measures to Eradicate Dowry System The social evil of dowry system (custom) attracted the attention of the government. It started its campaign against dowry custom. It enacted the Anti-dowry Act in...

  11. Dowry a symbol of injustice

    . Moreover, girls become mentally affected and parents lose their self- respect under the burden of dowry. Consequences of this research show that our youth is well aware of this evil which is in our society. In addition, to control this system youth and government should take steps. Suggestions...

  12. Dowry an Evil for Socitety

    DOWRY: AN EVIL FOR SOCIETY DOWRY DOWRY or DAHEJ is payment or agreement to pay any property or valuable security or cash by the bride’s family to the bridegroom’s family along with the giving away of bride (called Kanyadan) .In our society it is generally given by the girl’s family to the boy’s...

  13. Socio-Legal Perspective of Dowry

    social evil of dowry is deep rooted in our society. The offences of dowry, dowry-death, dowry-murders, dowry-suicides, demand of dowry etc. are the heinous crimes committed against the women. The researcher has selected the topic “SOCIO LEGAL PERSPECTIVE OF DOWRY-A STUDY” (With Special Reference to...

  14. Dowry

     Dowry as Social Evil!!! There are many dead, rotten, harmful and old traditions and customs that still prevail in our society. They are a blot on the fair name of our culture and civilization. Dowry system is one of these curses. It...

  15. Dowry: Meaning & Status

    marriage. May be these gifts were given to the girl in order to enable her to set up a new home out of a sense of social responsibility. The system of dowry must be as old as the institution of marriage itself. It must also have been a universal practice. Every father wants to give some presents to...

  16. Social Evils 1

    The social evils and superstitions that had crept in the society over the centuries made social reforms imperative for the development of the society and the masses. In the 19th century, the newly educated persons increasingly revolted against rigid social conventions and outdated customs. They could...

  17. Education

    Dowry system is as old as man is. The dowry system is a social evil. It is prevalent in all parts of India and almost in all the countries of the world.In India many of the traditional customs have been given up, but the custom of dowry has not only continued, but flourished over the years. Even in...

  18. Wedding

    dinner as husband and wife. The grooms family invites all of the guests to their home for a feast. One of the very old and followed traditions is dowry. Dowry as we all know is paid in cash or kind by the bride’s family to the groom’s family along with the giving away of the bride. These basic trends...

  19. Aditya

    to men. The birth of a female child is considered a curse in parts of the country. Daughters are considered a liability because of many social evils like dowry, etc. In spite of full legal and Constitutional protection, in practice, women are still much exploited and abused. Their condition in villages...

  20. Controlling Population Growth

    violence, misbehaviour, ethnic problems and even health problems. The large population is very difficult to be handled by the system, and such problems are likely to arise. Social evils resulting from overpopulation affects the country all together. That is the reason why densely populated countries like China...

  21. Aarange

    doesn't mean that arranged marriages are ideal marriages. Even in an arranged marriage there is a different sort of social pressure. Social evils like dowry, caste system, matching of horoscopes and community issues are taken at such extreme levels that people don't support arranged marriages. So whether...

  22. Dowry Crimes

    chance because after a certain age she is not welcomed in the home. Unless there is a strong awareness in the minds of the people, unless the entire society believes that dowry is an evil, unless the entire society objects to the demand for dowry, unless every mother-in-law thinks that at one time...

  23. Roman Catholics

    and gender. The fact that many of the laws regulate commercial transactions suggests that Babylonia in Hammurabi’s time possessed a complex economic system. Many of the penalties seem unduly harsh to modern sensibilities because they adhere to the idea of retributive punishment. Nonetheless, the code as...

  24. Gender Discrimination: Gender Stereotype

    Discrimination 6 Education 6 Physical factors 6 Fact 6 Categories of Gender Discrimination 7 Gender Discrimination in Developing Countries 7 Dowry 7 Neglect 8 Infanticide and Sex-Selective Abortion 9 Abuse 9 Labor 10 Gender Discrimination in Pakistan 11 Education 13 Regional Differences...

  25. Dowry

    marriage, and the stress they go through due to never ending demands from her in-laws. Dowry is an evil, evil system and all of us at some level, condone it and even contribute to it.  Originally parents of the bride would give their daughters present, ornaments and other necessary articles of daily use...

  26. Essay

    Dowry is a social evil which is ‘hated’ by most of the ‘educated’ Indians but ‘practiced’ very proudly in their own lives. It shows the crude difference between theory and reality, delivering a speech and living that out, ethics and practicality. Dowry is over-discussed, but still remains...

  27. Dowry

    go through due to never ending demands from her in-laws. Dowry is an evil, evil system and all of us, at some level, condone it and even contribute to it. Often the boys parents don't demand dowry, but our culture is such that we feel we must give something to the in-laws. In such cases, give...

  28. Vedas

    function was to be performed without their active participation. The women too used to take part in all activities as there was no such system as the purdah system. They were given education as other member of the family. Some of them were renowned scholars like Vishwara, Gosha, Mudgalini, etc. who composed...

  29. Dowry

    were reported in India in 2010. Dowry deaths numbers are in the hundreds each year in Delhi alone, according to official government statistics. Dowry system has become a social evil claiming hundreds of innocent lives in recent years. Even the educated parents expect their daughter in law to bring...

  30. A Dreadful Evil--Dowry

    education and his country and dishonors womanhood.” - M. K. Gandhi (Majumdar 79). Womanhood is being dishonored by this heinous deed, especially in sub continental societies, who are suffering from this social evil at the moment. The dowry system is prevalent virtually in all parts of India...