Don't let the girls tell you otherwise, or talk about particular cases.
Here is an Ok Cupid (check out their blog, they are amazing at throwing these racial prejudices like this out in the open) graph detailing the reply back rates (a very good proxy for acceptance or desirability) for male senders from female recipients.
There are over 37 million Indians using online dating today and this user base is growing at about 6% per year. As the country opens up, societal norms about dating are changing rapidly.
The idea of having a casual relationship before marriage was never a socially acceptable concept in India.
The 1950s and the 1960s The early Bollywood hits in the 50s and the 60s such as were about sending a social message with the love story or romantic relationship in the background.
The hero and the heroine hardly came close to each other even in supposedly romantic songs.
Dating was unheard of and frowned upon even in major cities. The 1970s and the 1980’s The 70s and the 80s were characterised by the angry young man.Most importantly, you should feel good about yourself.Here are some practical suggestions to help you get started with the dating adventure.There were some notable exceptions that touched on relationships. The theme was all about love culminating in marriage with the approval of parents.
It was a dating (in some cases stalking) that turns into love and then eventually gets the blessings of the parents.
Dating is all about creating a good first impression and you need to be well groomed to get people interested in you.