While on one hand, India has seen an increased percentage of literacy among women, and women are now entering professional fields, the patriarchal ideology of the home being a woman’s ‘real domain’ and marriage being her ultimate destiny hasn’t changed much. The matrimonial advertisements, demanding girls of the same caste, with fair skin and slim figure, or the much-criticized beauty cosmetic ads, are indicators of the slow changing social mores. It was almost unthinkable for women to have a choice or a say in matters of marriage, career or life. Rather she had no voice at all. So what are you waiting for? Book your tickets now.