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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

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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

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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 :)

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Trendy Tuesday

Whether it’s worn for cultural reasons, fashion, or religion, head coverings will always have a place in society. I wear a head wrap to bed every night to prevent dryness, and occasionally I style one to wear one during the day. 70 more words

FASHION

Beef Short Ribs in Cinnamon Red Wine Curry

Be prepared for the whole house to smell amazing for a couple of days after you prepare this specialty. I particularly love it in the fall or winter when it also seems to help warm the house…. 651 more words

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