Bahrain Women Association (BWA) organized a training workshop on 15 June 2013 entitled “Marriage …The first and Strongest Human Bond”, The workshop aims to highlight the basis for marital relationship in Quran; the importance of marriage preparation; discussing the sanctity, legitimacy, and consequences of relationship between husband and wife in the Quran.
The workshop addressed the core values and principles of marriage, and the importance of awareness for young adults preparing to get married. Recent statistics have shown that 90% of marital relations failure is due to poor marriage readiness and knowledge about the governing values of such relationship.
The workshop concluded by emphasizing on the need for creation of specialized institutions involved in improving marriage values and principles; raising awareness about the right criteria for husband and wife selection; and the importance of marriage preparation by both man and woman. Finally, the workshop emphasized on the importance of understanding the main differences between men and women and their nature, which aids in creating a happy family where couples are committed to meeting each other’s needs.