Pakistani dating customs
The wedding is typically divided into three parts: pre-wedding, main, and post-wedding.The pre-wedding includes all the preparations and a party the night before where each side of the family can meet each other and dance and have fun.A simple way to infuse a little culture is by using traditional wedding decorations, wedding supplies and other visual elements.
Garlands are presented to guests of honor instead of corsages, and lots of flower or rose petals are thrown for good luck.
"You go to any such family and there will be four or five children, at least one or two of whom will have some disability.
That is absolutely unacceptable, and if we cannot do anything about it, is it fair to the children?
Aisha’s Pakistani-born parents, Mohammed and Barkat, are first cousins.
There is fresh and growing evidence that marriage between relatives within the Pakistani community may be to blame – in part at least – for a dramatic rise in the number of children with genetic disorders being treated in British hospitals.