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    Why are indians easy to identify


    1. Everything you eat is savoured in garlic, onion and tomatoes.

    2. You try and reuse gift wrappers, gift boxes, and of course aluminium foil.

    3. You are always standing next to two large-size suitcases at the

    4. You arrive one or two hours late to a party - and think it's normal.

    5. You peel the stamps off letters that the postal service missed to stamp.

    6. You recycle wedding gifts, birthday gifts and anniversary gifts.

    7. You name your children in rhythms (example: Sita & Gita, Ram & Shyam, Kamini
    & Shamini..)

    8. All your children have nicknames which sound nowhere close to their real names.

    9. You take Indian snacks anywhere it says 'No Food Allowed.'

    10. You talk for an hour at the front door when leaving someone's house.

    11. You load up the family car with as many people as possible.

    12. HIGH PRIORITY ***** You use plastic to cover anything new in your house
    whether it's the remote control, VCR, carpet or new couch. *****

    13. Your parents tell you not to care what your friends think, but they won't
    let you do certain things because of what the other "Uncles and Aunties" might

    14. You buy and display crockery which is never used as it is for special
    occasions, which never happen!

    15. You have a vinyl tablecloth on your kitchen table.

    16.. You use grocery bags to hold garbage.

    17. You keep leftover food in your fridge in as many number of bowls as

    18. Your kitchen shelf is full of jars, varieties of bowls and plastic utensils
    (the ones you get free)

    19. You carry a stash of your own food whenever you travel
    (and travel means any car ride longer than 15 minutes).

    20. You own a rice cooker or a pressure cooker.

    21. You fight over who pays the dinner bill.

    22. You live with your parents and you are 40 years old. (And they prefer it
    that way).

    23. You don't use measuring cups when cooking.

    24. You never learnt how to stand in a queue.

    25. You can only travel if there are 5 people at least to see you off or
    receive you whether you are travelling by bus, train or plane.

    26. If she is NOT your daughter, you always take interest in knowing whose
    daughter has eloped with whose son and then make sure that everyone knows about it.

    27. You only make long distance calls after 11p.m.

    28. If you are away from home,the one thing that your parents ask everytime they call
    you is if you've had something to eat or not(even if it's midnight!)

    29. You call an older person you've never met before 'Uncle' or 'Aunty'.

    30. When your parents meet strangers and talk for a few minutes, you discover
    you're talking to a distant cousin.

    31. Your parents don't realize phone connections to foreign
    countries have improved in the last two decades, and still scream at the top of
    their lungs when making foreign calls.

    32. You have bed sheets on your sofas so as to keep them
    from getting dirty.

    33. Its embarrassing if your wedding has less than 600 people.

    34. All your Tupperware is stained with food colour.

    35. You have drinking glasses made of steel.

    36. You have mastered the art of bargaining in shopping
  • #3136
    Hi Anupama,

    This is copied content from other resources. You have to produced content in your own words. Sure this post will deleted by webmaster soon. So from next time try to write your own words, wish you all the best.

    With Best Regards,

  • #3154
    ya i felt it was good to share that is why i produced it in my own words.Sorry!

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