In Brazil, on the contrary, women don’t tend to ask men out.
If a woman has an interest in a man, she will have let her interest be known in some way and wait for the man to ask her out.
There are certain courtship overtures involved in a dating situation.
In spite of all these cultural differences influencing dating practices, human beings tend to be looking for the same sorts of things in the people they date.
At the same time the US government threatened them with the legal standing of the church they were running.
And the government stated that this practice is not legal and a very large territory from all over the world have renounced on doing it.
If you are thinking of dating someone from another culture, you should be sensitive to such cultural differences that might impact the behavior of your date.
However, at the end of the day, once you look beneath the surface, people are guided by their human commonalities and are likely looking for the same things in a date.