For foreigners, the cultural clique of India is difficult to initially see past — ashrams, snake charmers, elephants, holy cows, chaos, beggars. These are images that frequently come to mind when people think of India. Yet, for Indians who know there’s so much more to their country, these stereotypes are often frustrating.
Over at my About.com India Travel site I’ve addressed 10 Popular Indian Stereotypes, and whether they reflect reality.
If there are any particular Indian stereotypes that bother you the most, there’s a section at the bottom of the article to share your views. So, get it all off your chests people!
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