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What It Really Means To Cook "Our" Food

I had this realization a few years ago: If I don’t learn my mom’s Indian recipes while she is still alive, they may be lost forever. 586 more words


Book Review: Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?

Two caveats to this review:

1) This book is really old. Like, 2011 old. This is the least timely review on this blog to date, but I’m gonna go ahead and claim its relevancy via… 571 more words


Indian-American student, Karan Menon, wins the National Geographic Bee competition in the US

Its quite true now that Indian American students have made a habit of winning the spellings and quiz contests in the United States.

Karan Menon… 299 more words

Global Indians

Poem: Curry

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By Esha Biswas

“Let’s get Indian food sometime.”
“What’s your favorite Indian restaurant?” 552 more words


Indian American Vivek Murthy becomes youngest ever Surgeon-General of US

Dr. Vivek Murthy, 37 year old Indian American, on April 22nd was sworn-in for a four-year term as the 19th U.S. Surgeon-General by Vice-President Joe Biden at a military base in Fort Myer in Arlington, Virginia. 414 more words


Beyond Bollywood 

The Morris Museum in Morristown, NJ will welcome a Smithsonian Institution exhibit titled “Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation” starting from May 2 till July 12th.  73 more words


“I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right temporarily defeated is stronger than evil triumphant. I believe that even amid today’s mortar bursts and whining bullets, there is still hope for a brighter tomorrow.” -Martin Luther King, Jr.

The last decade has left a Scarlet “A” on the reputation of American society. Left to their own devices, major medias outlets and our so-called politicians have painted Americans to be bigoted, narrow-minded, stupid, or otherwise unwilling to cooperate with each other. 200 more words