International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

E- ISSN: 2349-4182
P- ISSN: 2349-5979

Vol. 4, Issue 6 (2017)

Marriage system among the Bodos

Author(s): Pratima Brahma
Abstract: Marriage is an important institution of the society. Marriage is the union between a man and a female to create new generation. Marriage creates new social relationships and reciprocal rights between spouses, between each and the kin of the other. Every society has recognized procedure for creating the relationship of marriage. Marriage is a more or less permanent association of two spouses for the purpose of giving social sanction to progeny. Bodo is the name and language of a community. They belong to Tibeto-Barman language family. They have rich in culture, language and literature. Actually Bodos are exogamy in culture. In Bodo community marriage takes an important role to establish a family. The marriage is celebrated by social order in Bodo society. The present paper will highlight the marriage system among Bodo society. Primary and secondary data were collected for the purpose.
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