“Pious Obligation”

​”A Hindu son can divorce his wife for the cruelty of trying to pry him away from his “pious obligation” to live with his aged parents and provide shelter to them, the Supreme Court has held.” Go ahead read the rest of the article here. 


  1. I’m glad that they omitted other religions and conveniently forgot about the India is secular idea. Imagine the horror ..
  2. So Hindu men usually marry orphaned women, I suppose. Pious men indeed! 
  3. According to law, then daughters do not have any obligation, pious or otherwise, towards their parents. Reduces confusion, big time!
  4. And I always thought India was a secular country and marriage was between two people and two families. How wrong I was!

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