Strange Misconception Foreigners Have About India

Blog By mariam  |  01-11-18

Misconception No 1: Foreigners think Indian is a language!

India is a country for Hindus

     India is a country for Hindus

The term Hindustan was given by the Arabs. The word ‘ Industan‘ means the land beyond the Indus River. There are all different kinds of people in India, not just Hindus.


That spoons and forks are alien to us

That spoons and forks are alien to us

We eat food Just because we love the food of our mother hands. We feel comfortable and complete having food with our hands. If you ever hear that coming from your foreign friend, ask them to eat panipuri with a fork and a knife.


Indian people only wear saris and kurtas

Indian people only wear saris and kurtas

There's a wide range of clothing in this world depending on the culture of the area. Not every woman is wearing a sari. Even in villages girls have started wearing jeans and skirts.




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