34-year-old Ranjish Manjeri has been on the lookout for a bride in Kerala for the final seven years. Sadly, none of his relations or the matrimonial websites he signed up on has helped him to date. Since determined occasions name for determined measures, the Kerala man determined to take issues into his arms and enlist Fb’s assist in discovering himself a life associate. He is utilizing Fb as #FacebookMatrimony to faucet into the social media’s huge attain for the aim.
Final week, the photographer from Manjeri in Malappuram district announced on Facebook that he’s on the lookout for a bride.
“My marriage ceremony has not been fastened but and I’m nonetheless on the lookout for somebody. If you already know anybody, please let me know. I’m 34 years outdated. I’ve to see the lady and like her. I’ve no different calls for. Occupation: Photographer. Hindu. Caste no bar,” he wrote on FB.
If you happen to assume his unique strategy would not yield outcomes, assume once more.
Khaleej Times reviews that Ranjish’s telephone hasn’t stopped ringing because the put up.
Within the final one week, it has been shared practically four,000 occasions and proposals have already begun poring in — from India, Australia, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and the US.
Together with the put up, Ranjish additionally shared a selfie along with his mother and father outdoors their home.
So, why hadn’t issues laboured out for Ranjish for thus lengthy? The 34-year-old said that generally, the horoscopes weren’t matching, whereas some backed off once they discovered that his father is a retired authorities worker and doesn’t have an excessive amount of cash.
He is hoping Fb will come to his rescue and his search will lastly finish quickly.
In Kerala, matrimonial ads are generously peppered with mentions of ‘Nair boy’, ‘Paravan boy’ and ‘Menon boy’, proving that even in the present day, there may be deep-rooted casteism in our society. Ranjish’s put up most likely went viral as a result of it did not have a point out of his caste, an uncommon incidence in Kerala.
Final 12 months, Rasmin Shivashankar from Kerala, who is a follower of ‘Dinkoism‘, posted a matrimonial advert for himself that learn, “Dinkoist very good-looking 29 boy MTech self-employed nationality no bar.” Dinkoism is a mock faith began in 2008 in Kerala by rational thinkers as a dig on non-secular communities with their inflexible ideologies and beliefs. And their deity is a mouse — Dinkan.
Shivashankar had shared the advert on Fb asking folks to ‘Max share’!