does aranged marriages still exist?

@Miranda (728)
South Africa
September 26, 2006 7:03am CST
Does this still happen?
6 responses
@rladiga00 (1166)
• India
27 Sep 06
Yes very much. In India, most marriages are arranged marriages in the sense that the opinion and consent of boy and girl is taken by the parents of the respective parties and then only the marriage is arranged.
@vicjune (58)
• Philippines
26 Sep 06
Maybe in third world countries.
• India
26 Sep 06
yeaaaaa in india n mainly kerala thats d only thing happening!
26 Sep 06
yes, they do i know of people who still go through with it even tho i feel it is wrong
@heysimmi (451)
• India
26 Sep 06
yes majority of the marriages are arranged in India
@LadyLeasJ (204)
• United States
26 Sep 06
Yes, I do think some areas of the world do still arrange marriages.