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Type of site
Online dating service
Created by Nalini Chidambaram
Commercial Yes
Registration Yes
Launched April 2, 2006
Current status Active is India's first matrimonial website for dowry free marriages.[1][2] The website was launched on April 2, 2006 by Nalini Chidambaram, a senior highcourt advocate in Chennai. Despite its outlaw in 1961, the dowry system has continued to survive in some social castes. attempts to create a meeting place for brides and grooms who want to marry without dowry. As of 2017, has more than 5,500 members[3] and 29 couples have married through the website.[citation needed] conducts "Matrimonial Meets" known as "Swyamavaraams" . This is a place where brides and grooms can meet in person to choose their life partner. launched a job portal,[4] an online platform that provides employment for the disabled.


  1. ^ "Metro Plus Hyderabad / Insite : Say no to dowry". The Hindu. 2006-04-12. Retrieved 2013-10-28. 
  2. ^ "Magazine : Saying no to dowry". The Hindu. 2009-06-28. Retrieved 2013-10-28. 
  3. ^ [1] Archived February 26, 2012, at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ "Jobs4challenged". Jobsforphysicallychallenged. Retrieved 2013-10-28. 

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