While child marriage has received a lot of attention over the past few decades, in recent news, cases of NRIs and diaspora-inhabiting men traveling back to South Asia for sham marriages have become almost commonplace. With the sham marriages, men, usually from the UK, marry women from poorer parts of India. They cohabit with them for a few […]
My favorite part of an Indian wedding is the Baraat. You are literally dancing your way up the street and hoisting the groom up in the air. It’s a Bollywood winner’s circle! But, for some reason, people in our modern age still insist on this outdated tradition of riding in on a white horse.