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Cultural SpecificityPlay
The concept of dowry is specific to certain cultures and may be unfamiliar or practiced differently elsewhere. SlideIn some cultures, a dowry is expected, while in others it's a thing of the past.
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Sensitivity RequiredPlay
Dowry can be a sensitive topic because it is linked to gender and economic dynamics within a family. SlideTalking about someone's dowry can be considered personal and should be approached with care.
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Not a Bride PricePlay
Don't confuse 'dowry' with 'bride price'; dowry is given by the bride's family, bride price is paid to them. SlideUnlike a bride price which the groom pays, her dowry was a gift from her family.