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Not to sound like a hater or petty but is it just me or are Indian wedding getting out of control lately? I feel like they're so expensive and have so much going on like some Sangeets have a bette… more

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Met a guy for arranged marriage. I don’t know but something seems off. We spoke for a couple of weeks and met twice and he has already started giving me the vibes that he wants to marry me. Too courte… more

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Why the hell are white ladies aged 45-65 so rude to me all the time? I’m a 26 year old brown woman. No one else treats me like this!

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How do old ladies be the most loudest, opinionated, sanskaarless people on earth and be dictating how young women should behave. I wish they took their own advice and stayed in the kitchen with their … more

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How often to you get nails done? I want to pamper myself once in a while but feel guilty about spending so much

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How do you deal with a consultant who acts like she’s your boss? I joined the team 2 weeks back and she was on vaca last week (I.e my week 2). She literally asked me to set up time on her calendar to … more

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Any fish here who financially support their families? I’m the oldest of 4 siblings—“the one who made it.” I feel that the financial support I provide for my family keeps going up because of their poor… more

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Are there any fish here who work at American Express? Looking to connect regarding a role. Also, would love to … more

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Any Pakistani’s here?

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Hi! Anyone in NJ / NYC interested in meeting up over social networking, conversation, good food/drinks, etc? I’m looking to meet new folks!

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How do you stay sane when your in laws are insane? Desi girlie here who needs help. Sitting back and keeping quiet is 🙃

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Women in their late 20s - 30s - how old are you and what is your age range on dating apps?
I feel like us brown women already look younger than our actual age and brown men suddenly look so much … more

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Any south asian women here that invest in real estate?

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Ladies..I don't think I'll ever find a life partner. I'm 34 and feel stuck. Tried dating apps, tried meetups etc, tried letting parents handle it. My expectations were not very high - some… more

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What are my brown ladies buying in the Sephora sale? I struggle with Sephora cosmetics so much because of the shade/tone in and outside store. What are you go too? I am definitely getting nars palette… more

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Ladies, anyone here get waxing done at European Wax Center? I had bought packages from them and then got a good deal on laser hair removal. They won’t refund my money but they said I can transfer what… more

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How do you explain what's "Diwali" to your co-workers who are not south Asian?

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Happy Diwali to everyone celebrating! 🪔

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I was drunk & for the first time agreed to goto a guy’s place after a first date (coz he said his friends were also coming over to party) & I had no intentions to make out but we ended up kiss… more

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Crazy question so sorry in advance but does your spouse or partner support you emotionally during your menstruation? If so, how?

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I observed a south asian couple on a date. I think it might have been their second/third. They were being affectionate - he was holding her hand over the table and she was feeling up his leg with hers… more

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Ladies how do you deal with men in your friend circle or extended friend circle who are passive aggressive and jokingly demean you because you are in “control” of a lot of decisions in your home. My h… more

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Any women in the northern Virginia area that may want to hang out? I’m feeling extremely homesick and could use desi company and support in general. Diwali time is always so hard, sigh.

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Checking in! How are all my girlies doing? I hope you all are slaying life and healthy and wealthy

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How much would you give (in cash) for sibling wedding. Younger sibling if that matters. I almost feel desi wedding gifts is next level maze that I haven't figured out the access yet.

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I’ve only been in long distance (1 serious) & no other relationships so far cuz I was going with traditional matchmaking all the while. I find myself in terrible state when a guy asks me if I was … more

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Happy Navatatri to all those celebrating!!!

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I’m in my late 20s and broke up w my bf 2 months ago as we were ready to take the next steps. His family didn’t approve of me and he didn’t fight for me hard enough so I honestly don’t have any regret… more

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What are some accounts or YouTube channels you follow for makeup? Looking for brown girl makeup tutorials. Thanks

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Hi ladies! I’m providing (currently very discounted) custom nutrition/ meal plans with 1:1 accountability for $30/mo. I’m working with a friend who is a nutritionist in India to craft plans that are s… more

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God! I am FRUSTRATED! How do you tell your parents that sexual chemistry / intimacy is important for a marriage? I am tired of people telling me how “nice” all these different guys are!

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Seeing a man for over 6 months now. He listed himself as never married on shaadi, and told me he had a live-in with some Latina for 2-4 years. Never told me he was married. I recently saw his fb profi… more

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Hi Ladies! Did anyone get your name changed in US and India and share what the process is?

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Need some advice from fellow brown women. I recently got dumped because as we were ready to introduce each other to our families, my ex’s mother did not approve of our relationship and refused to eve… more

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Recently I saw this post on Instagram where this woman in Taxas is making racists comments against Indians and then threatens to hurt them. This is so sad to see and very scary!

Is a man welcome here? Just trying to learn from women. I’m sure you can use a man’s opinion once in a while? Lol

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Happy Friday ladies! We have reached over 200 members and hopefully that will grow! Looking ahead, why did you join this group and how can it better enrich your life?

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