Living in Canada without your family
This is something which happens commonly. It is a general trend in many developing countries of the world that the males of the family are the bread earners while the females stay at home and manage the household. This is thus a very common happening in the world today that o abroad as they find some good job there and the rest of the family stays back in the home country. To some of the people this may seem to be a very interesting idea, but believe me, living without your family in a new place is not very easy. It is a difficult task for almost anyone to settle down in a new place especially when the rest of the family is in the home town. Living alone in Canada may not be very difficult for a person but settling down, and the first few days may be very tough.
Imagine people from south Asian region living without there family in Canada. These people are so much used to the joint family structures. These people are used to share every thing and every information they have, with their families and with their friends. In the south Asian countries we have some traditions of eating together. The families most of the times have their meals together. The breakfast is done together and same is the case with the lunch and dinner as well. Now imagine the same person sitting alone on his dining table, eating alone. This happens to a lot of the people in the beginning when they move to Canada without their families. With the passage of time the situation changes as they get to know other people in Canada. They find some friends and become socially active in the later years.
Immigration to Canada may seem to be a very nice idea to many of the people. Not all of them are as happy after reaching Canada as they always thought that they will be. The change in the scene and the cultural shock is sometimes too much to bear. Keeping this in mind one should prepare him or herself to live in Canada without his or her family. To achieve this target you need to collect lots of information about Canada and life in Canada. In this way you will be able to prepare yourself mentally to settle down in Canada. The cultural shock may also be minimized in this way. You can also visit the official web sites of Canada. This will help you in knowing the place in an even better way.