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The Death of Holika, What it Signifies and How it Translates to Modern-Day Holi...

While many of us (definitely guilty at Brown Girl Magazine) created new traditions surrounding Holi — now more widely known as the festival that celebrates new beginnings and spring — it...
Lilly Singh

South Asian Culture and its Change in Visibility in the Digital Age

Due to heightened exposure of minority cultures, the Digital Age has propelled acceptance of people, places and things that were once ignored and shamed.

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Pitch Your Story for Brown Girl Magazine’s First-Ever Print Anthology

We’re offering an exclusive opportunity for writers to share their original stories in the first-ever Brown Girl Magazine print anthology.

‘Project Adhikaar’: Providing E-Vehicles for Women’s Empowerment

The power of entrepreneurial action is not limited to profitmaking. These college students at Enactus DCAC are working to break the boundaries that have been dictated by outdated gender roles. Project Adhikaar aims at empowering the poverty-stricken women by providing them e-rickshaws at subsidized rates, so they can drive and earn their own living.
Lilly Singh

An Open Letter to Lilly Singh

South Asian society can be rife with stereotypes, misunderstanding, and judgment of gender, sexuality, and the spectrums on which they exist. Lilly Singh, who gained fame through her Youtube comedy sketches playing fictional versions of her parents has since become a well-know film and television personality as well as an author. Singh is a major figure of representation for brown women and girls and now the LGBTQIAP community within.

The Delicate Mind: Award-Winning Organisation Tackles Mental Health with Faith Leaders

The Delicate Mind works with faith leaders in BAME community groups to explore how the intersection between identity & masculinity affects mental health.

Ladki Power

What is better than playing Holi with colors? Celebrating Holi with three colorful and delightful chaats! I have got delicious and colorful treats for your eyes and tummies this Holi! These little chat bites are just as delicious as...
Happy National Pi Day! What better way to celebrate this delicious holiday than with Homemade Pizza? I like making pizza at home because it’s one of the quickest recipes that can be customized to EVERYONE’S liking. All you need are...
National Celery Month is here! If you’ve been wondering what the #CeleryJuiceChallenge is all about, we’ve got you covered. We break down the celery juice trend, tell you how it all began, and leave you with recipes so you...
Sabyasachi creates a potent and timeless image with his new collection—traditional designs with a modern and whimsical twist.
With fashion week making its way through London and beyond, let’s review the top five runway trends before it left New York. The shows this season were an eclectic compilation for any style vibe, from sensual sophisticate to bold...

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