Click on the slide show to your left. These are all Indian women whose faces you will never see in Indian films, media, TV, or pageant shows. Their faces are not accepted as the typical Indian woman’s face because they have oriental or African features. But they have a history in India that’s 5000 years old. Some are of minority communities, but there are 8 states in India where the majority have oriental features! That’s right — it is major community in India.
This is the racism that India is not even talking about! And for most Indians openly racist comments and attitudes are absolutely acceptable even though Indians feel entitled to get angry when Nina Davuluri was on the receiving end after she won the Miss America title. I discuss this in greater depth in this article here Why is India Ignoring There’s Actual Racism Here that goes Beyond Fifty Shades of Brown Skin?