ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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India vs Bharat

Culture and Class in Indian Diaspora

Differing perspectives on culture and tradition have marked relations between homeland and diasporic Indians. Flaunting of their cultural superiority on the part of the homeland Indians has been marked by equally exclusivist and purist tendencies on the part of Indian immigrants to South Africa and in the Caribbean - a fallout as the author argues, of the rightist brand politics that has prevailed for long in the host nations.

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