Muslim dating australia

05-Feb-2018 17:46

With smaller social networks, parents aren't able to provide their children with suitable matrimonial partners.

The rise in education rates amongst Muslim women has also decreased the pool of suitable partners.

This is for someone to meet someone of quality and to have a relationship with," he said.

Jessa, founder of Salaam Swipe, also insisted that using a Muslim dating app is a good indicator of one's commitment to their faith and cultural values."I think there's an assumption that it will be like other apps out there that are used in a more nefarious way," he said.

The app will launch in the coming months."Growing up as a Muslim in North America, I think we face a very big irony when it comes to relationships and marriage than any other community," he said over the phone, from his home in Vancouver.

"We're expected to find Muslim partners and then simultaneously, we're actually prevented from getting to know anyone of the opposite gender until there's a sudden burst or urgency to find a partner.""But then, to find someone, we have to follow this culturally dictated process like sending biodata to our grandmothers, or having family-sanctioned meetings.

It’s also common to not consider courtship as dating, but more the path to marriage."We're seeing an increasing number of young Muslims entering into higher education.