All posts tagged in Indian

  • My Thoughts As a member of an underrepresented Indian ethnicity (a South Indian to be exact), I had low expectations for Netflix’s Never Have I Ever when it was first released. Trust me, I initially had bad assumptions about the show.  I grew up watching American TV shows, and I always felt that the equation … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/sass-and-the-indian-girl-a-review-of-netflixs-never-have-i-ever/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • November 30, 2019By Preevena Devi Jayabalan

    Ever wondered how Indian ethnic wear could be customized and worn according to your daily lifestyle? Well, you should ask Mani Jassal that. The founder of a brand named after herself, Mani Jassal sure knows how to define the word “fusion” in a fun-tastic, new way. Now, a successful entrepreneur and a bride-to-be, Mani has … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/astronomically-fascinating-introducing-mani-jassals-scorpius-collection/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • April 11, 2019By Preevena Devi Jayabalan

    Tarun Tahiliani is no unfamiliar name in the Indian fashion industry. Tahiliani’s ability to infuse traditional Indian concepts and European tailored silhouettes into his collection had definitely gained him international recognition. This year, Tarun Tahiliani’s latest India by The Nile collection would definitely give you some Egyptian vibes with a fair mix of Indian heritage … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/egyptian-vibes-with-indian-heritage-here-is-tarun-tahilianis-india-by-the-nile-collection/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • December 21, 2018By Preevena Devi Jayabalan

    2018 is coming to an end, and new beginnings are what I look forward to next year. However, I simply could not resist writing about inspiring Indian women this year. These women have spectacularly proven that their skin color and race are not obstacles to achieving their dreams and goals. Here are five of the … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/5-most-inspiring-indian-women-of-2018/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • June 8, 2017By Aisha Yusuff

    When I came in contact with Baahubali 1, I had thought it to be another Bollywood movie aimed at igniting our dying belief in true love but the first few scenes gave me hope, that maybe there was more to the story than true love. That hope wasn’t squashed. My aim, thus, is to point … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/baahubali-2-a-story-that-captures-what-our-society-has-been-missing/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read