Three’s a crowd, and four’s a party... here’s the truth behind having more than one better half.
An honest discussion about open relationships.
it’s recognized for some religions in the Philippines.
The practice remains socially frowned upon in our country, except for those who practice Islam. However, only men are allowed to have multiple wives—polyandry (a woman having multiple husbands) is illegal in virtually every country.
POLYGAMY can Be Practical.
For Muslim women who are weighed down by household obligations, a second wife can help lighten the load. Wives and children in polygamous relationships are considered as one family unit; that means there’s no room for rivalry. Husbands are only allowed to engage in polygamy if they are financially capable. “Islam further reformed the institution of polygamy by requiring equal treatment to all wives and children in regards to sustenance and time,” according to Eddie Redzovic of The Deen Show, a program dedicated to debunking Islam stereotypes.
open relationships are a double-edged sword.
If you aren’t of the Muslim faith, an open relationship is something you could consider. It's ideal for couples who haven’t seriously talked about marriage and are willing to welcome new possibilities. However, trust issues and arguments based on technicalities can sour things quickly. Be sure you’re going into it mutually, for the right reasons, and with clearlydiscussed boundaries.
HOLD YOUR JUDGMENT