The difference between courtship and dating
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The dowry is usually a marriage settlement consisting of land, house or other goods give by the groom’s family to the new wife (Costales et al, 2007). Visayas In the Visayan part Cebuanos were the most populous locals.
However, in this generation, single dating is already a normal occurrence but the Philippines had originally developed a number of courting practices before dating came as an influence from the west.Love letters which is one of the popular ways of courting wherein they express their feelings in a written way.They do not send it by mail but by someone whom they trust either it is a friend or a relative of a girl.The Tausogs have different kinds courting practices such as the palabas and magpasumbahi which means reckless courtship.Magpsumbahi also known as sarakahan tupul, is a dangerous form of courtship wherein life is at stake and the prosecutor could be the prospective daughter’s father if he refuses the offer.Palabas is the last way where the boy threatens to commit suicide then the girl saves the day by confessing that she loved the boy all along.
The Apayaos practice mahal-alay (liberal courtship) wherein there would be sleeping together in the evening where the boy tests the girl’s feeling if she really nurtures a reciprocal sentiment toward him by stealing beside her in bed.Before this modern period, almost every region had a different courting practice handed down to their families to practice (Medina, 2005). Luzon Luzon provinces or tribes had developed courting practices that were similar to each other since there is closeness of cultures formed in between the provinces.Their courting practices are formed by their life conditions, traditions and resources. The Ilocanos practice “tapat” a simple serenading of one’s love.Thus, in those times, before they get married they are able to enjoy the labors of a suitor for her love even if it takes a year or more of courtship.In the span of courtship, they are able to enjoy themselves by being treated with outmost care and be given with all kinds of presents, from which it can be observed why some young women put off marriage to some late time to enjoy the privileges of being always free to be showered with affection (Molina, 1983).The kind of rigorous courtship practice that is well supervised by guardians is different from the west and one of these significant differences is dating.