Muslim speed dating uk Xdating webcom
Arranged marriages, strictly-controlled family introductions and chaperones are familiar territory for some young Muslims. A new approach to dating has been launched by a couple of young Asian entrepreneurs who set out to introduce young professional Muslims to more prospective partners in one evening than they may meet in a lifetime."We are not working against tradition, but are essentially taking the burden away from families," said Ashok Gupta, the man behind Asian Speed Dating."I didn't come here expecting to meet Mr Right, but I thought it would be a bit of a laugh and a good way of meeting people.
It is then up to them whether they want to make contact and take things further.
Types of events include; Asian speed dating events, whereby, attendees will expect to meet up to 25 singles in the form of 3 minute fun and frantic mini dates; Asian mingling events, a relaxed way to meet other alike singles and the infamous padlock parties, a lock and key themed ice breaker Asian singles party.
Events are run throughout the year in London, Birmingham, Manchester and Leeds and include; Hindu singles events, Sikh singles events, Muslim singles events and Tamil singles events.
The communications manager from Hertfordshire said she has been single "for agesî.
"The event was great fun - although it wasn't something I would have thought about doing if I hadn't been harassed into it by a friend,î she said.
Ms Khan said: "We believe Muslim speed dating will soon become the most popular way of meeting new people.