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I think in a real-life scenario, marriage means a survival of two individuals in extreme conditions such as commitment, addiction, egotism, midlife crisis, children, finances and sex to name a few. The matchmakers, janam-kundlis, solah-singar, wedding vows and bade-buzurgon ka ashirwad do not guarantee a successful relationship. My whole purpose is to encourage couples-to-be to think long and hard before tying the knot. So, here's an eight-point rationale before you take the divine yet deadly saat phere.
It seems that many people around me are having extramarital affairs, regardless of their socioeconomic background. Some instances come as a shock because things seemed to be going well in the marriage. You can't help but wonder -- Why? Something obviously went wrong somewhere. In this post, I am listing some possible reasons as to why people indulge in an extramarital affair, based on my own observations and conversations with those who are pursuing relationships outside of their marriage.