If you are not Indian, keep reading to learn seven things that should ingratiate you with them. Indians take Bollywood and their celebrities very seriously.
I suggest you pick up a few and break them out at an appropriate time, probably somewhere well into the second date.
When considering dating an Indian, there are certain things you should be aware of.
Both men and women can benefit from understanding these cultural differences before going on that first date.
You will be thrown in at the deep end, but to help you keep afloat in the sea of ghee, we’ve got 21 key things you need to know before meeting the parents, and grandparents, and aunties, and cousins… You’re not just dating a girl, you’re dating her entire, extended family. You will be expected to learn Punjabi/ Hindi/ Gujarati within a week, ok? Buy bigger trousers and prepare to pile on the gulab jamun pounds. You will be expected to eat until you can no longer breathe. The staples of an Indian diet are salt, oil and sugar, aka deep fried diabetes. You might have seen Slumdog Millionaire and love a curry on a Friday night, but that doesn’t mean you understand the intricacies of just how much you’re expected to eat in an Indian home (spoiler, it’s a lot). Don’t be scared, we’re here to give you a heads up…