Terms of Use

Effective date: September 04, 2018

The website is developed, maintained and promoted, by AMORIS MATRIMONY, with the sole intention of providing a platform and/or media or medium and/or web space, by and/or through which Catholic Christian males and females, of India and/or of Indian Origin and/or of Indian Descent and/or of Indian Heritage, living anywhere in the world, who seek lawful matrimonial alliance/s, may create, maintain and publish their profiles and/or their personal details voluntarily and may search, shortlist prospects, communicate, interact with each other and may enter into a matrimonial alliance, based on personal criteria and/or personal choice or preference, lawfully and/or legally as governed by the matrimonial laws in India.


Those who wish to avail of the services provided, and/or made available, and/or promoted by the website and/or those who want to and/or those who intend to use and/or to utilize the services of the website, shall be referred to as ‘users’, ‘end users’, ‘members’, ‘registered members’, of the Website/Web Portal.  Registered members are granted a nonexclusive, limited license to use and access the content and services offered in accordance with these Terms and Conditions (the "License").


Those who intend to and/or those who create, maintain, publish, promote his/her/their profile shall be of marriageable age and/or eligible and/or competent to be married and/or to get married and/or to marry legally and/or lawfully as per the laws governing such matrimonial alliance/s, prevailing in India and as amended from time to time.


As per the prevailing laws in India males should have attained the age of 21 and females should have attained the age of 18 to be able and/or to be eligible to get married. Catholic Christian men and women are also governed by the prevailing laws of divorce and remarriage. It is not intended to promote polygamy and/or polyandry in anyway, either expressly and/or impliedly and/or otherwise. Catholic Church upholds the tenets of Monogamy, considers marriage as a sacrament and indissoluble as prescribed by the Code of Canon (Canon Law) as promulgated by the Holy See (Vatican).   


These Terms and Conditions, as an electronic document, are created, maintained and published as an electronic record in terms of The Information Technology Act, 2000 and the rules made there under.


This electronic document is published in accordance with the provisions of Rule 3 (1) of the Information Technology (Intermediaries Guidelines) Rules, 2011.


As a registered member of the website, by creating, maintaining, publishing, promoting the personal profile and/or by accessing, browsing the profiles of other registered members and/or the data and/or the contents of the web portal and/or the associated services the end user or users are governed by and/or are subject to the terms and conditions, rules and regulations, policies as set out in this document and/or are framed and/or are modified, and/or are amended from time to time.


Accessing, Browsing or otherwise using the website in any manner shall imply and/or indicate the registered user’s agreement and/or compliance with the terms and conditions, rules and regulations, policies governing such use


Regardless of how registered member/s or user/s of the website subscribe to or use the services of the website, the user/s also agree, impliedly or expressly, that they accept these Terms and Conditions, rules and regulations and policies of use of the website and they also accept and agree that they have read, understood and are bound by these. If they do not want to be bound by the Terms and Conditions, rules and regulations, policies, they must not use the Website or the Services.


Every registered member shall create his/her personal profile in all fairness and honesty and shall furnish true, accurate, current, complete and authentic information and/or details that are called for while creating the profile. He/she shall furnish, upload genuine documents and/or photograph/s that are required to be furnished and/or uploaded.  Each individual member shall be solely and personally liable for the information, details, documents, photograph/s provided by him/her.


No member shall indulge in impersonation and/or misrepresentation and/or falsification of any information, details, documents, photograph/s provided and/or supplied and/or uploaded on the website. No member shall indulge in defamation and/or slandering and/or rumor mongering. No member shall use this platform and/or media and/or medium and/or interface and/or the Website/Web portal for promoting enmity, discord or distrust among members and/or communities and/or among states and/or countries. No member shall use this platform and/or media and/or medium and/or Website/Web portal for any illegal and/or unlawful activities.


Each and every member shall uphold the dignity and/or honor of human person/s and shall conduct himself/herself with utmost sincerity, honesty, truthfulness and mutual respect. Every member shall maintain utmost confidentiality and shall not disclose any information and/or data contained and/or obtained from and by using the website for any unethical, immoral or illegal intentions and/or actions and/or activities.  Every member shall honor the commitments that they may make in the course of their interaction with fellow members of the website.


Amoris Matrimony through its promoters/partners/employees, representatives, comes to know of and/or is/are informed by any third party and/or have reason to believe that the information, details provided by any of the members is false and/or the documents/testimonials provided are not genuine and/or are fabricated and/or any member has not acted honestly, truthfully, diligently and/or the member is indulging and/or has indulged in any unlawful, unethical activities, the membership shall be suspended/blocked/withdrawn forthwith and access to the website denied. Member shall forfeit the fees paid by him, while becoming a member and/or continuing the membership of the Website.


Amoris Matrimony reserves the right to approach law enforcement agencies, based on the seriousness of the case, to file an FIR and to cooperate with them in the investigation and to provide them all the necessary access, information, data, documents, evidence as may be required under the relevant laws for the time being in force.


The membership is restricted to the registered members of the website. The website is a platform to find matrimonial alliance and/or a ‘life-partner’ of choice among the registered members of the website, based on the criteria provided and/or displayed, by each individual member. The website reproduces the details and/or information as it is registered and/or is saved on the server, at the time of the search on “as is and as available” basis. The website shall be a medium and/or media and/or interface to assist registered members to search, shortlist, communicate with prospects among registered members. Amoris Matrimony and/or its promoters, and/or its employees and/or its representatives shall not modify and/or amend and/or tamper with the information and/or details and/or data and/or documents provided by the members. 


Membership of the website is restricted to individuals, who are seeking matrimonial alliance through this medium and/or media voluntarily.   Organizations, Firms, Companies, Associations, Societies, Groups, trade unions shall not be admitted as members. Amoris Matrimony reserves the right of admission to the membership of this website.


It shall be the personal responsibility of each individual member to take due care or caution or diligence while browsing, short listing, communicating, interacting, finalizing the matrimonial alliance. Members are expected to verify the credentials of the prospect such as family status, marital status, educational qualifications, financial status, occupation, character, health status, etc. (but not limited to)  before the matrimonial alliance is finalized.


Amoris Matrimony and/or the website and/or its promoters do not take any responsibility for any personal damage and/or any inconvenience caused in the process of seeking a life partner and/or matrimonial alliance. The interface and/or the platform and/or the medium of the website is provided to registered members in good faith, to facilitate the process of selecting a life partner and/or a matrimonial alliance. 


Each and every member is expected to interact, transact and communicate with each other in a cordial manner. No member shall indulge in any indecent, immoral, unethical, unlawful, degrading, degenerating act, communication and/or behavior. 


Every member shall provide his/her complete and accurate information on the website and update the details at regular intervals to as to be up-to-date.


Membership of the portal cannot be transferred and/or assigned to anybody. Every member shall protect his/her personal interest by keeping the user id/login id, Unique Identification Number and the password safe and confidential.


Members who wish to communicate with the promoters may forward their requests to: AMORIS MATRIMONY, Melvin Villa, Near Pius Nagara Churcy, Hanglur post., Kundapura Tq, Udupi Dist., Karnataka, India - 576217. Ph. : +91 73493 33888,  Email: [email protected]


Every member shall provide correct, complete and accurate contact details such as residence address, residence phone number, mobile number, email address etc. If it is found that any member has willfully withheld or concealed any information and/or provided any incorrect, inaccurate, misleading or wrong information it may be construed an offence and may invite penal or legal action as the case may be. Amoris Matrimony, the promoters of the web portal shall initiate appropriate enquiries to verify the details of the registered members, in order to safeguard the interest of the firm and/or the other registered members. Amoris Matrimony shall communicate with the members either through the exchange of letters and/or emails and/or SMSs and/or Telephone calls.   


Amoris Matrimony reserves the right to verify the authenticity of Content posted on the web site. If circumstances warrant Shalom  Web Media may call for / ask any of its members / users to provide documentary or other form of evidence supporting the information / Content posted on the site and the user / member, without any protest shall produce such documentary / other evidence in support of such information and if the member / user fails to produce such information within a reasonable or stipulated time frame, Amoris Matrimony may, at its sole discretion, terminate such Membership and forfeit the fees paid by the member and take appropriate steps under the provisions of law.


Amoris Matrimony, respects the confidential nature of the personal details, documents furnished, uploaded, published on the web portal. Amoris Matrimony shall endeavor to protect, safeguard the confidentiality of the information available on the web portal, and take reasonable measures to safeguard members’ interest. Registered members shall have access to each others’ information in so far as it is required to introduce each other on a common platform, which is intended to culminate with a marriage proposal or a matrimonial alliance. No member shall have unrestricted access to each others’ information. It shall be regulated.


Amoris Matrimony shall take all reasonable efforts to safeguard and protect the safety of the personal data of the members hosted on the web server. However Amoris Matrimony shall not take absolute responsibility or shall not guarantee the absolute safety of the data, against any cyber crimes perpetuated by cyber criminals. Amoris Matrimony, its promoters, its employees, its representatives shall stand indemnified against any such criminal intent, motives, actions perpetuated by anti-social elements and/or cyber criminals.


Right of admission to the web portal shall rest with Amoris Matrimony the legal entity created and registered for the purpose of hosting the matrimonial portal. Granting the membership of the web portal shall not bestow and/or confer any rights to the members other than the access provided to the members for the good intention of seeking a matrimonial alliance.  Membership of the portal is subject to accepting and following/adhering to the terms and conditions of membership and paying the necessary membership fees.


All the members shall interact with each other in a cordial, cooperative, cohesive, accommodative, peaceful, healthy and dignified manner, so as to avoid any disputes, discord, friction and inconvenience to any of the registered member fraternity. Amoris Matrimony, the promoters of the web portal shall not take any responsibility for any disputes among the member fraternity. Amoris Matrimony shall not act as an arbitrator for the resolution of any disputes between the member fraternities. Members shall resort to such legal remedies that are suitable and are available under the prevailing legal system in India.


www.amorismatrimony.com is owned, developed, managed and promoted by Amoris Matrimony, which holds content rights to all the data, information uploaded on the said website. Members shall be responsible for the information, data, details keyed in and/or published, including photograph/s, documents, credentials uploaded on the website.


Each member represents and warrants that he/she owns all rights, title and interest in the personal content/information published on the web portal and has the necessary licenses, rights, consent and permission to provide the said contents/information to be published on the web portal.


Every member, by submitting the content/information to the web portal, hereby grants Amoris Matrimony, a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sub-licensable and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, publish, communicate to the public, law enforcement agencies, courts, including without limitation for promoting, communicating to the public and redistributing part or all of the content/information (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels.


Amoris Matrimony reserves the right to suspend/delete the profile of the users who appropriate the name, likeness, email address, contact number or other personally identifiable information of another individual. Amoris Matrimony reserves the right to initiate appropriate legal action against such individuals and/or organizations that indulge in such unethical practices.


www.amorismatrimony.com is a brand owned by Amoris Matrimony and owns, retains and has complete rights in the said website and the services provided in and through the said website.


Amoris Matrimony reserves the right to proceed and/or initiate appropriate legal action/s under the appropriate laws against individuals, organizations, Corporate entities, associations, unions, groups for infringement of its intellectual property and/or the proprietary rights vested therein and/or for illegally copying, modifying, publishing, transmitting, distributing, performing, displaying, or selling of any such proprietary information including using it for commercial purpose in any manner whatsoever.


Amoris Matrimony reserves the right to add/delete/alter/modify/suspend any or all the services provided in and through the Web Portal, at any time as it may deem fit, by giving reasonable notice to the members.


The exchange of profile(s) in and through the web portal shall not in any way be construed as a matrimonial offer and/or recommendation and / or advice or guarantee given to the members, from and/or by Amoris Matrimony.


Amoris Matrimony, its promoters, its employees, its representatives, its Office bearers shall under no circumstances be liable and/or responsible to the members for any direct, indirect, special, exemplary, incidental, or consequential damages of any character including, without limitation, damages resulting from the use of the Website and/or the services provided in and through the web site.


Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, the liabilities of Amoris Matrimony for any cause whatsoever, and regardless of the form of the action, shall at all times be limited to the membership fees paid the individual member.


Amoris Matrimony shall not be liable in case of any wrong choice made by any member based on any available data, information and/or profile (s) published on the Website.


Amoris Matrimony shall not be liable under any circumstances, for any financial and/or any other losses that may have been caused and/or effected by and between the members.


Amoris Matrimony does not promise or guarantee that the membership of the web portal shall result in matrimonial alliance and/or every member shall be able to get a life partner of his choice. However Amoris Matrimony shall endeavor to promote and popularize the web portal in and through all possible media or medium or channel, that may enable more and more Catholics become members of the portal and offer wide choice.   


Nothing comprised in the contents at www.amorismatrimony.com is intended or meant to induce or persuade or convince or invite any person whatsoever to perform any action or do any such thing, or not to perform or do, where such performance or doing, or non-performance or not doing, constitute any contravention of any law or regulation in force for the time being to which such person or action may be governed.


Amoris Matrimony reserves the right to initiate appropriate legal (Civil/Criminal) action against any member who indulges in false accusations against other members of the web portal, who acts and/or, conducts himself or herself in an irresponsible manner and shall hold such a member responsible for all the costs and consequences.  Amoris Matrimony also reserves the right to suspend the profile of such a member and forfeit any and all amounts paid by the member. 


Notwithstanding anything contained herein, Amoris Matrimony reserves the absolute right to delete, in any manner as it deems fit, any content of any profile listing, placed on the web portal in order to ensure compliance with the rules of such placement, prima facie accuracy and compliance  with prevailing laws in force for the time being, especially those relating to providing any obscene, libelous, blasphemous, slanderous, defamatory or invasive information of another person, deceased or alive, right to privacy or publicity, or such details, information, date that  may reasonably be deemed to be harmful, vulgar, pornographic, abusive, harassing, threatening, hateful, objectionable with respect to race, religion, creed, nationality, gender or otherwise unfit for reproduction; or suggests or encourages unfair or illegal /indecent, unlawful activity.


Amoris Matrimony also reserves the right to block/ delete / suspend the profile which might be offensive, illegal or that might violate the rights of any other member, harm or threaten the safety of our office bearers/employees (including undue communication with any employee) and/or other registered members.


All the members are duty bound to inform the promoters of the web portal inter alia Amoris Matrimony, as soon as a marriage proposal is finalized so that an appropriate message and/or an announcement can be placed on the web portal of the success of the matrimonial alliance. Members of the portal shall also send their wedding photograph/s to Amoris Matrimony to be published in the “Success Stories” section of the web portal.  Members shall inform Amoris Matrimony to delete their profiles as soon as the matrimonial alliance is finalized and the wedding is celebrated.


Members who register, who become members the web portal by virtue of their registration, who publish their profiles, information, upload their credentials, browse the  contents, communicate with other members, enter into matrimonial alliance will be at their your own risk. Members understand and agree that the services provided by Amoris Matrimony through the Web Portal are on and “as is and “as available”.


Amoris Matrimony without limitations and without prejudice and to the extent permitted by law disclaims all warranties, express or implied of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. Amoris Matrimony does not warrant that the Website, its servers, or any e-mail communication sent or exchanged from and through the web portal and/or the web server are free of viruses or other harmful components. Amoris Matrimony shall not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this website, including, but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, and consequential damages.


The user shall always bear in mind that at a single stroke/click of the mouse on such link/website, it gets connected through the Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) / Internet Protocol (IP) network of the said users and not through the IP of www.amorismatrimony.com.


Notwithstanding anything contrary to the following stated elsewhere in this document, under no circumstances, Shalom Web Media shall be held responsible or liable whatsoever or howsoever, for anything arising out of, relating to or connected with any act committed and/or purported to be committed and/or omission, not done by and/or related to  Shalom Web Media and/or its partners, and/or its employees and/or its representatives and/or its associates and/or the alliance partners and/or the payment gateway Amoris Matrimony


Amoris Matrimony shall also be not held responsible  or liable whatsoever or howsoever for any untrue or incorrect information submitted by any member and/or anyone on behalf of a member


Amoris Matrimony shall also be not held responsible  or liable whatsoever or howsoever for any decision taken by any member and/or any one on behalf  on behalf of any member and/or any consequences thereof, based on any information provided by any other member


Amoris Matrimony shall also be not held responsible  or liable whatsoever or howsoever for any unauthorized or illegal act done by any third party relating to or connected with any information submitted by any member and/or by anyone on behalf a member


Amoris Matrimony shall also be not held responsible or liable whatsoever or howsoever for any cybercrime attempted and/or planned and/or committed and/or purported to be committed by anyone


Amoris Matrimony shall also be not held responsible or liable whatsoever or howsoever for any incident of force-majeure or an 'act of god'


Amoris Matrimony shall also be not held responsible  or liable whatsoever or howsoever for any issue already stated in these terms and conditions including limitation of liability clause of these terms and conditions


Amoris Matrimony shall also be not held responsible  or liable whatsoever or howsoever for any link to the social media provided through the web portal.


Members understand and agree that Amoris Matrimony does not countercheck or authenticate the veracity of the data, information, profiles, and photocopies of documents provided by any member.  Members are expected to counter check the veracity of the data, information, documents submitted by the other members while short-listing the prospect and satisfy themselves before making a choice through adequate efforts, initiatives and due diligence.


Amoris Matrimony does not claim the authenticity or ownership of the addresses and/or contact details provided by any member as being the member's actual or legal place of residence or employment respectively. Members are requested to exercise due care to verify the authenticity of these details.


Members are obliged in perpetuity and agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Amoris Matrimony, its partners, its subsidiaries, affiliates, employees, officers, agents, fully indemnified and harmless from any loss, damage, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorney's fees, made by any person through improper use of the service provided by the web portal.


By listing a matrimonial profile, or any content or listing, on the web portal those members making or posting such listing, shall be deemed to have agreed to hold Amoris Matrimony harmless and protected against any suit or complaint, civil, pecuniary or criminal, and against any claims or damages (including, without limitation, interests, fines and penalties) which may be brought against or levied on Amoris Matrimony on account of any matter arising out of, or relating to, such posting / listing or response received from such posting/listing.


Members agree that if any adverse remarks and/or feedback and/or complaints are received against any individual member and/or his/her profile in relation to the facts that any member is seeking physical and/or financial favors from other registered members and/or has provided incorrect information on the website and/or has committed and/or is committing and/or in the act of committing and/or is planning and/or is perpetuating to commit any unlawful/illegal activities through the use  and/or through the medium of  the website and/or has created a profile on the website by means of impersonation/ fake/ bogus/ false/ misrepresentation/ without consent of the person who's profile is being registered or use only part information including using photo of third parties without the permission of such third parties or act with other members/employees in indecent/improper manner, Amoris Matrimony shall in good faith reserve the right to suspend  and/or delete the offending profile at its sole discretion without any notice to the offending member and also reserve the right to stop all the services provided in and through the web portal, to the offending member and take such penal and/or legal action that it deems fit under the prevailing laws in India. Amoris Matrimony reserves the right to forthwith terminate the membership, block and/or delete the profile of the offending member and forfeit the entire amount paid as membership fee. Amoris Matrimony also reserves the right to file appropriate police complaint against the offending member, if the breach of these terms and conditions is criminal in nature.


Membership of the Web Portal shall be deemed to have been granted and/or entered within the territorial jurisdiction of Kundapura, in the state of Karnataka, India. Members unconditionally agree that all disputes and / or differences if any shall be governed by the Laws of India and submitting to the exclusive Jurisdiction of appropriate court of law in Kundapura, in the state of Karnataka, India.


All the members hereby, unconditionally and irrevocably confirm that they have read the terms and conditions and agree to abide by them.


Amoris Matrimony may use third party payment gateways for collection of credit/debit card or other payment instruments. In case of payment gateway failure the same would be communicated to the members by the payment gateway provider. Amoris Matrimony shall not be responsible for Extra currency/conversion charges/deductions/error issues from payment gateway. In the case of failed online transactions, which result in no services, Amoris Matrimony offers no guarantees whatsoever for the accuracy or timeliness of the refunds reaching the Customers card/bank accounts through the payment gateway.


No payment shall be made unless and until the profile has been completed in all respects and it has been approved by the administrator and a notification to this effect has been received.


Amoris Matrimony reserves the right to revise the fees payable thereon in future at any time without prior notice. But the fees once paid shall be valid for the entire period of its original tenure, even if a revision is made during the intervening period. Every candidate desirous of becoming and/or continuing the membership of the web portal shall pay the fees, that is in-force,  at the time of seeking membership or revision, without any  protest and/or objection.


The membership of the Website shall be valid either for three months or six months or twelve months duration based on the quantum of fees paid (from the date of receiving the necessary membership fee and the complete, accurate, genuine details, documents, testimonials from the intending members) OR until such times the marriage proposal is finalized and the marriage is celebrated, whichever occurs earlier.  


Payment made by members to Amoris Matrimony by way of registration/membership/renewal fee is non-refundable. Payment once made for the services provided by Amoris Matrimony cannot be assigned to any other person and/or party and/or adjusted towards any other product and/or service.


Membership of the Web Portal shall be granted and/or approved by the administrator appointed by Amoris Matrimony upon satisfactory completion of the requirements as provided in the web portal and paying the necessary subscription fees. Membership granted to a member shall be for the duration as per clause 77 & 81 above, subject to the terms and conditions stipulated in this document, reckoned from the date of granting the membership by the administrator. It shall be incumbent on the member to renew the membership well before the expiry of the tenure from the date of admission.


Amoris Matrimony shall make every effort to remind the member of the expiry and/or renewal of membership. But the onus of renewing the membership rests on the member, irrespective of whether a member receives renewal notice or not.


Amoris Matrimony reserves the right to amend, modify, add, delete, update all or any of  the terms and conditions of stipulated above.