In doing so, they used human conduct as the criteria and considered the extremes to which men could go in their pursuit of marriage and relationships with women.
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This is because India has about 29 states, each with a different language, customs etc.
Dating as we Westerners think of it, involves trial and error.
The Hindu law books recognize either six (Apastamba) or eight types of marriages (Manusmriti) by which men could marry and become householders.
All the eight types were prevalent in ancient India since the Vedic times.