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Unformatted text preview: Right to own property, business, enter into contracts (without any male interference) • Right to inherit (keep inheritance, without husband’s interference) • Husband must care of wife’s food and shelter • Right to choose husband, refusal • Right to keep dahri • Right to prenuptial agreements • Violation grounds for divorce • Right to sex • Right to be treated fairly, kindly • Right to education • Right to vote • Participate in affairs of community Funerals • Buried quickly, ASAP • Cremation NOT ALLOWED • Body cleaned by people of same sex—ritual washing • Orifices plugged with cotton wool • Wrapped in shroud • Carried to cemetery • Body is buried immediately; on right side facing Mecca...
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- Spring '08
- play different roles, national customs Women, ASAP CremationNOT ALLOWED, ritual washing Orifices, prenuptial agreements Violationgrounds