Article

Related Articles

Grounds for Divorce under the Hindu Marriage Act

Divorce is the legal dissolution of marriage by a court or other competent body. It is the ending of the marital relationship. India is a land of different religious communities having their personal marriage laws. All Hindus as well as Buddhists, Sikhs and Jain can seek divorce under the Hindu marriage act, 1955. But the […]

Hindu Marriage Act Divorce Procedure

Hindu Marriage Act Divorce Procedure

Marriages are considered as sacred eternal bond in India. Today couples may want to end their bond due to compatibility issues or for any other reason. Indian matrimonial laws are governed by personal laws depending upon the religion of the person. There are two methods in India of ending a marriage: divorce or an annulment […]

Hindu Marriage Act, 1955: Salient Features

Hindu Marriage Act, 1955: Salient Features

The Oxford Dictionary defines “marriage” as “the legally or formally recognized union of a man and a woman (or, in some jurisdictions of the same sex) as partners in a relationship”. The Hindu law of Marriage has underwent a reform after the introduction of Hindu Marriage Act in 1955 as the Act regulates the institution […]