Privilege 101 copyright Deepikah Bhardwaj

I have grown up in Delhi in the 90’s surrounded by mughal architecture,urdu calligraphy, gulzar’s poetry and intricate embroidery and mughalai food.

Last year the government decided to launch two anti-people discriminatory laws that have had extreme effects on the way people behave and interact with muslims, urdu, mughal cultural heritage altogether. Some microaggressions that have been made part of everyday life and some atrocities against an entire state of people are also part of the new normal.

The Indian diaspora still carries all the indian societal problems of the 80’s along with newer notions of celebrating a fascist regime…

Deepikah

Artist mom who used to design. Now just cleans boogers.

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