India culture

China’s Forgotten Hindu Temples

The Hindu reports that there is a forgotten history behind Hindu temples in  Chedian Village, Quanzhou where residents pray before a “cross-legged” “four-armed goddess” with a “demon lying at her...

How Vada Pav Travelled from Ulhasnagar to China

On her blog, Reshma Patil, the China correspondent for the Hindustan Times, writes about her discovery of the only authentic Indian food in China at the trading center of Yiwu: More Indians travel to little Yiwu than to Beijing...

East meets East in ‘Chandni Chowk to China’

Chandni Chowk to China, the Bollywood extravaganza meets kung fu flick, is being released in the U.S. this weekend. From the San Francisco Chronicle: It’s almost impossible to describe the effervescent madness that...

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