At a convention in Chicago, a "matrimonial banquet" was held, during which young men rotated about the room to meet with several young women and their parents.According to the article, "Organizers said many of the women still asked men to approach their families first.Lindsey Landis has more than seven years of combined writing, editing and marketing experience in the book publishing and media industries.
The general rule of Islam is that Muslims should marry Muslims.
A Muslim male or female should not marry a non-Muslim male or female.
Some families accept that the couple can then meet in public, some do not." Phone numbers and emails were exchanged so that connections could be made after the convention.
Muslim men and women have also begun to explore the realm of online dating within the context of their religion.
The only exception is given to Muslim men who are allowed to marry the chaste girls from among the People of the Book.