Episode 35 | Growing Up Gupta | Part 1
“You and I are both American from Chicago, with so many things in common, but if we were to stand next to each other, people would assume SO many different things about you and I because you’re African American and I’m white American.”
-Jessica with Nikita Gupta of Growing Up Gupta
What is it like to be a black woman marrying a North Indian man?
In Episode 35, Nikita Gupta, multicultural lifestyle blogger, shares her beautiful story of falling in love with Indian culture and finding acceptance through overcoming stereotypes as an African-American woman marrying into a North Indian family.
Her story has lots of twists and turns, but ultimately there is a happy ending. Nikita is an expert at finding cross-cultural resources for mixed families and shares them across her platforms.
Find her on www.growingupgupta.com
Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/growingupguptablog
Wait until next week to find out how you can win a copy of her children’s book “I Love Masala Me.” Follow the Invisible India social media to see how you can win!
The listener question portion of this episode is up on YouTube where Abhishek and Jessica tackle the question:
Should a foreigner live in an Indian joint family?
Check out our brand new channel here – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfFznDUloRgilbwc-8D4mOg
The Invisible India Podcast’s opening and closing music is performed by Christopher Hale on Sitar and Ed Hanley on Tabla on Raag Bhimpalasi