Section 25: The Hindu Marriage Act, 1955

Section 25: Permanent alimony and maintenance (1) Any court exercising jurisdiction under this Act may, at the time of passing any decree or at any time subsequent thereto, on application made to it for the purpose by either the wife or the husband, as the case may...

Section 18: The Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956

Section 18: Maintenance of wife (1) Subject to the provisions of this section, a Hindu wife, whether married before or after the commencement of this Act, shall be entitled to be maintained by her husband during her lifetime. (2) A Hindu wife shall be entitled to live...

Without solemnized marriage is valid or void- online legal advice

My marriage is not solemnized as per ceremonies of Hindu marriage. But we have been living together since 18 march 2004. We have two children and my husband is working abroad. We came to know that without solemnization of marriage between two Hindus renders their...

Divorce under Hindu marriage act

How many ways a Hindu marriage could be dessolved? Question from - Divorce | Family Law | Hindu Marriage Act Divorce came into force with the codification of The Hindu Marriage Act 1955 (HMA). First time recognized divorce under Hindu marriage act. Before 1955 divorce...

Marriage without valid ceremony is invalid

Does a Hindu marriage valid without solemnization of proper ceremony Question from - Family Law | Hindu Marriage Act | Marriage Marriage without ceremony is invalid because Hindu marriage is sacramental rather than contract. Section 7 of the Hindu Marriage Act...