Dating muslim women ghana
Women, in general, are viewed as victims of male oppression.So it becomes our burden to prove that we’re not the oppressor and work harder to prove that.Some women certainly have a list of things they want in a man.Some are so expansive, it’s not surprising they’re still single.A large part of female success is therefore defined by finding the right partner for her ‘success’.I wouldn’t say women are inherently less ambitious, but their ambitions are not directed to what a capitalist part of the world would call success. Muslims, for example, often get to know potential suitors with the aim of getting married as soon as possible. The dating pool might not scream talent, no matter what your preferences are, but when you add religion to the mix – in that, you’re trying to find someone on the same religious level as you – the pool may become smaller.
Not only am I fighting Islamophobia, at the same time I’m fighting to liberate women from male dependency.
Our understanding of success in Muslim /Asian culture pivots around the notion that we’ll get married and settle down with kids.
Men’s goals and aspirations don’t usually stop there but women’s goals and aspirations are usually limited after marriage.
These all take a mental toll and make it harder to marry.
Jamil, 26, UK I don’t think it’s actually that hard to find a partner when you’re a Muslim man.