• Proibited relationship or not ?

I am Hindu boy.
so in India is it allowed to marry my mother's mother's sister's daughter ?
will this marriage holds valid by law?
Asked 2 years ago in Family Law from Mumbai, Maharashtra
Religion: Hindu
Sorry, it is within prohibited relationship[. You can marry this girl.
Devajyoti Barman
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Ok, read once again and understand properly.
Devajyoti Barman
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lady would be your mother first cousin . within prohibited degree of relationship
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being your mother's first cousin falls in prohibited relationship so you cant marry her.
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You can not marry this lady as she falls in prohibited relationship.
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This lady is your mother's first cousin. Hence, the marriage falls within prohibited degree of relationship.
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Gotra is irrelevant if the relationship itself falls within the degree of prohibited relationships. The marriage is illegal. Hence, there is no question of it being registered. Let your friend consult a local lawyer personally upon the payment of his consultancy fee to ascertain if he is entitled to any assistance by law.
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gotra is irrelevant . since marriage falls within prohibited degree of relation ship marriage is illegal and cannot be registered
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1. It comes under prohibited degree of relationship for marriage,

2. The said marriage will be void at law.
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The marriage is not valid in  the eyes of law, since it falls under prohibited relationship.
Shashidhar S. Sastry
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Hi,
 Your friend and his girl are in a Sapinda relationship of marriage so it is  void /not valid as per law. So registration of your marriage can not be done.  In case they are living as husband and wife  after a religious ceremony of marriage before a  priest, and wish to continue they will have to live  without a legally valid marriage. There are In our country in few  caste this type of marriage are existing for example , tamilnadu, kerala, and some part of Andhra Pradesh,  these marriages are blessed with religious sanctions, so family or society  do not make an issue. Gotra is not a reason for prohibited relationship of marriage. Your friend needs to approach the police and should seek their protection and help to avoid the family 's wrath and unwanted incidents.
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