We haven’t been doing it that long, but it now seems so obvious.
As such, a man should not discriminate against a potential spouse because she is from a different country, has fewer (or a greater number of) degrees than him, or if she is not as wealthy or as beautiful as he wishes her to be. Beauty is important as you must be able to feel some sort of attraction to your partner.
Wealth is as equally as important since you must be able to spend on your family and zakat.
Nevertheless, deen comes first and should be the most important factor when choosing a partner.
The subject is presented today as if it were quite obvious that interracial marriage is both permissible and positively good.
It is tacitly assumed that everyone has thought the same way in history, except for a few evil men who thought otherwise due to racial bigotry and especially to “ignorance,” as the accusation often goes.
Culinary historians and anthropologists tend to identified three main categories of Asian dietary cultures that have developed through the centuries.