back to top

22 Times Tumblr Got Real About Being Desi

Me: *visits relative I haven’t seen since I was 2* Relative: have you gained weight?

Posted on

1. On dying alone:

2. On finding a partner:

3. On fool proof methods to success:


4. On our obsession with mangoes:

5. On our obsession with marriage:

6. On trying to lose weight as a desi:

7. On dreading turning into the most loathsome creature of all, the "aunty":


8. On Google being hella wrong:

9. On really big, really fat Indian weddings:

10. On wake-up alarms:

11. On 'adjusting':

12. On grades:


13. On food bringing out emotions:

14. On childhood fantasies:

15. On trust issues:

16. On daydreaming:

17. On Indian clothes as obstacles:


18. On rampant baby-shaming:

19. On the exceptional Indian cinematic experience:

20. On blasphemy:

21. On being unsafe at weddings:

22. On being ruined by everything:

Follow BuzzFeed India on Facebook

Every. Tasty. Video. EVER. The new Tasty app is here!