Understanding Indian Culture

Understanding Indian Culture

What is Indian culture? India has a very rich and diverse culture. India is often thought of as one nation and one culture, but in reality, India contains many different “nations” formed into one country. The various states in India will have differing...
Weddings in India

Weddings in India

There are many different aspects to an Indian wedding. Traditions from old still play a large role in the momentous event today. Most people are very unfamiliar with the customs that occur and the reasoning behind them. Keep reading to learn about one of the most...
The Food of India

The Food of India

When I was a young teenager I remember my first experience with Indian food. My pastor’s daughter got married to an Indian man. I remember their wedding reception very vividly. It was all Indian, with all Indian food. As a kid growing up in Cincinnati, I hadn’t had...
The Caste System

The Caste System

The caste system is a process of dividing people based on karma (someone’s past actions in a previous life affect the outcome of their current life) . It is an ancient form of categorizing society’s members, and is believed to be over 3,000 years old. The caste system...