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Religious studies’ Deepak Sarma unpacks Hinduism and arranged marriage in opinion piece

Deepak Sarma, professor in the Department of Religious Studies, wrote about his personal and academic experiences learning about Hinduism and arranged marriage in an opinion piece published by The Common Reader.

In his piece, Sarma discussed the religious customs and expectations for Hindu marriage, and the dilemmas some face while practicing an age-old tradition in the modern world. 

Read Sarma’s piece.