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Some Thoughts On Indian Arrival Day

While this really has nothing to do with drag or queerness, May 30th is quite important to me and I wanted to write about it. Today is Indian Arrival Day. 1,291 more words

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Cultural Appropriation: Beyonce & Coldplay Edition

There have been some mixed feelings about the new Coldplay video featuring Beyonce, so I thought I’d chime in considering I’m of East Indian descent. At first, I liked the video and thought the clothing was incredible. 466 more words

The Indo-Caribbean Experience: Now and Then - by Elizabeth Jaikaran

The Indo-Caribbean Experience: Now and Then

by Elizabeth JaikaranFollow @LizJaikaran

To be precise, I am an Indo-Guyanese-American: The mother of all hyphenated identities and an illustration of a historic journey from India to the Caribbean. 134 more words


East Indian Fish Fry

Just back after enjoying our first holiday in three years.

The past three years had been difficult; finding jobs, settling down etc…that we could hardly take time out for a holiday as a family. 354 more words


Butter Chicken Recipe

This recipe is a slightly revised version of Burgoo Butter Chicken from the Vancouver, BC Burgoo bistro owners Justin Joyce and Stephen MacIntyre. 


4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts diced… 243 more words


Wall mural – Indian dance forms 2

“Life’s a dance, you learn as you go” – J Montgomery

This is a East Indian dance form called Manipuri. I have brightened up the first image to showcase the glittery veil :)