It is no surprise that we have Tinder, Ok Cupid and many other dating services that try to make matches between those looking for a partner, for whatever reasons.
But interestingly, there has equally been a rise of 'Muslim', or 'Halal', dating and matchmaking services lately, that leverage on their compliance with Shariah and Islamic Sunnah methods in sanctioning a holy match make.
Yet, things like physical connections outside of marriage, 'experimenting' or having a 'fling' don't exist in Islamic ethics.
Things like self-preservation, discipline and protection, do.
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However the dating that is vogue in North America involves intimate relationship such as touching, kissing, petting, necking that ultimately results in pre-marital sex.
The percentage of males who were never married (37.8 percent) was higher than females (32.2 percent).
By comparison, the percentage of males and females who were married were almost similar at 59.8 percent and 59.4 percent respectively.
They have religious restrictions that limit physical contact in.Once, a Muslim man could only walk so far in his village to find a potential mate, and end up in a traditional arranged marriage to a Muslim woman of family acquaintance.But now, the emergence of Muslim dating services have simplified the matchmaking process for Muslim singles to find a potential life partner in safe environments. Before you try to understand the hows and whys of Halal Dating, bring God into the equation. Unless you ask them what actually happens, they won't tell you. And since you are still reading, I'll explain as best I can.