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Wearing a Hijab Doesn’t Mean I Don’t Speak English

“Are you here for a potential student or a current student?” Say that sentence out loud, making sure you say it really slow. Oh, and...
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India’s Obsession With Light Skin Is Not Fair

There is a word in Kutchi, my mother tongue, that confused me as a bilingual child. For the most part, I could translate words...
Fun Ways to Celebrate Holi with Kids

5 Fun Ways to Celebrate Holi with Kids

Holi is this week and we at the South Asian Buzz wanted to share some fun and colorful ways that you can celebrate with...
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Why You Shouldn’t Take Your Daughter to Watch Padmavat

On Friday afternoon I took time out of my work day to watch Padmavat; first day, first show. There has only been one other...
5 ways to celebrate Lohri with kids

5 Ways to Celebrate Lohri with Kids

What: Lohri is a popular winter time Punjabi folk festival, celebrated primarily by Sikhs and Hindus from the Punjab region of India. The festival marks...

Should Meher Tatna Have Worn Red to the Golden Globes?

The question everyone is asking, "Should Meher Tatna have worn Red to the Golden Globe Awards ceremony? The last year has seen phenomenal movements in the...
Teach the Kids to Speak a Language

How to Use the Holidays to Teach the Kids to Speak...

The holidays are upon us and all of us are looking forward to the break. Your plans might include travel, a lot of family...

Do Muslims Celebrate Christmas | One Muslim Mom’s Story

Do Muslims Celebrate Christmas? One Muslim Mom's Story When I was growing up, we didn’t celebrate Christmas in our Muslim home. There was no big,...

Bollywood Inspired Hostess Gifts

The season of dinner parties, potlucks and get togethers is here! This party season instead of giving your hostess with the most-ess a boring...
Trust No Aunty - Book Review

Trust No Aunty: Book Review & Giveaway

Overall Rating for Trust No Aunty: 4 out of 5 stars Spoiler alert: There is a giveaway entry at the end of this post! Trust No...