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Meeting a potential spouse’s family still factors heavily into the course of Persian dating, as young adults know how big of a role their in-laws will play in their married lives.In a sense, Persian Jews marry families, not individuals.He thinks it is the primacy of marriage in Persian culture that lends Persian women their sharp instinct for matchmaking.“In American culture, if you want to stay single, that’s an acceptable lifestyle choice,” Afshin said.Afshin met his girlfriend of seven months, Arezou (their names have been changed to protect their privacy), through a modern twist on khastegari, as a pair of cousins decided the two might make a good match.
The film, which won a 2015 Short Short Story Film Festival award, follows a young woman with obsessive-compulsive tendencies as she sits awkwardly through a first meeting with a potential suitor and his parents.Pakravan, 25, said she rarely sees formal khastegari rituals among her own generation.Still, she said, Persian culture’s communal nature persists in the United States despite the influence of American individualism. Find Jewish dates at Mingle2's personals for Persia.This free Jewish dating site contains thousands of Jewish singles.
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