There are many changes occurring in this fast-evolving world of ours. It is indeed interesting to view and consider the contrasting perspectives, thoughts and views. Here in the west, there is a prevailing dark cloud that we are losing a lot of our rights. In India from the perspective of arranged marriages, they feel that they are getting better off. In a country where history and tradition remain very difficult to shift there are moves afoot. As the younger generation becomes more educated and independent. They are not so willing to take at face value things that they see as belonging to the past. Although arranged marriages are still the norm. They are not as strictly enforced with a lot more say in what the people involved think. Parents are not forcing issues as they used to.