An Indian mother wants the best for her son, especially when it comes to selecting a bahu or a daughter-in-law. If you pay a close attention to sitcom serials, you will see a uniformity in the way an Indian mother-in-law behaves.
Indian mother-in-laws would want to settle their son with a woman who is respectable in the society, a woman who considers the well-being of others before herself and a woman who will be able to put her life on hold for the sake of the man.
Mother-in-laws of the modern world have changed, but when it comes to certain things, they are quite strict on whom their son should get married to. If you are a daughter-in-law, you would totally relate to this article.
However, if you are all set to wed, it is suggested that you know your in-laws well in advance, before you set foot into the house. As they say, you don't just marry the man alone, you marry his entire family too.
So, here are five of the major things that define an ideal Indian Bahu, take a look and do share it among others too:
One Who Shows Respect: A mother-in-law wants a daughter-in-law who has the uttermost respect for every member of the household, no matter what relationship she shares with her husband, she has got to seek blessings from the feet of her elders.
The Woman Who Cooks Well: The way to a man's heart is through his stomach. Some mother-in-laws believe so! Therefore, if you know to cook well, you will surely win the heart of your mother-in-law as well.
One Who Seldom Gets Tired: According to mother-in-laws, a daughter-in-law has to be on her toes from sunrise to sunset. Since she is the new woman of the house, she has to shoulder all the responsibilities and never fall prey to feeling tired.
One Who Adores The 'Mother-in-law': Who doesn't want a daughter-in-law who does exactly what the mother-in-law says, right? Well, this is a dream to every mother-in-law and a nightmare to every other daughter-in-law.
The Woman HAS To Love Kids: Whether or not she desires to have kids, if she is married in the family of strict in-laws and if grandchildren are their wish to sustain eternal happiness, the daughter-in-law is left with no choice but to succumb to the wishes of her strict in-laws.