Before Marriage, Learn About Marriage Laws in India

June 7, 2017 – 5:31 pm

Before we buy anything we review it properly. We look for warranty or guaranty. This is the norm. When we buy shares we look for terms and conditions. We look for risk factors. But when it comes to marriage men just take the plunge. When you are thinking of marriage you are thinking of a lifetime decision.  So don’t you think this lifetime decision can be life changing decision as well in both good and bad ways. So don’t you think it will be wise to know the marriage laws before marriage which governs it?

It has been seen that most men are completely at sea when things go wrong in their marriage or when their wife or in laws file false cases. If you would have known the laws, you would have taken steps to safeguard yourself and your family in this regard. You can take a lot of steps before marriage and in the early days of marriage which can be a life saver and save you and your family from lot of harassment.

Nowadays marriage laws are available online. So it is easy to acquaint yourself with the law. This is your first step. Then you can get in touch with an MRA in your city. If there is no physical presence of Men’s right organization in your city then try their helpline number. You can contact Save India Family Foundation. Then finally you can also consult a good lawyer.

Few links to the laws:

Hindu Marriage act 1955:,_1955

Special marriage act 1954:


The above are just a few URLs for your reference. You can do a search on Google for more info or refer law books from state or central libraries in India. I am writing this article in Indian context so I will be providing references to India. Read the warnings for bachelors by SIF which could a very good eye opener and guidance for you. Also, I would suggest you try the Safe Marriage Training from Confidare.

This article is not to scare men from marriage but to make then aware of the law of the land and safeguard themselves. Make yourself aware of the current situation and act to prepare yourself. Safe Marriage!

List of Men’s Right Associations in Bangalore

June 6, 2017 – 4:30 pm

This list is to help all distressed men who are fighting any sort of gender bias or matrimonial cases. This organizations are a vital support for you. Here you will get a community where everyone is victim like you. Society by and large do not understand men’s problems. The sooner you join such a organization, you will get a listening space, advice, a community of brotherhood.

  1.  : Probably the most organized men’s right organization in Bangalore. They have an office. Regular weekend meetings. Activities like dharna, father’s day celebration, social awareness etc.
  2. Save India Family Foundation : It is probably the most pan Indian Men’s right organization in India. They have offices and volunteers in many cities of India. They also have a all India phone support number. They are involved in various activities like agitations, awareness building, counselling distressed men, organizing events like father’s day, international men’s day etc.
  4. : They do not have physical presence but have helpline numbers which can be reached for help or for more info.
  5. They may not have proper physical presence but have helpline numbers in different languages. Also, they provide paid advice via
  6. All India Men’s Welfare Association : They have extensive presence in Tamil Nadu and decent presence in other states of south India. Also, they have presence in West Bengal, Gujarat, Chattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, Rajasthan, Hyderabad, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Goa. They also have volunteers in some foreign countries like Singapore, Malaysia, Germany and Australia.

If you are being abused or know any men who is under going abuse, do them a favor by giving them the above info until it is late. Suicide data from government of India shows that twice the number of men do suicide than women every year. Use this info for yourself and help other distressed men also access this info. Save a life!

You may also visit the following site to learn about abuse on men in India:

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