Potters in Delhi make as little as $4 for every 1,000 clay oil lamps they make - not nearly enough to support a family.
New Year’s traditions look different depending on where you are and what religion and customs you follow. We looked at five New Year’s celebrations around the world – from the Chinese Lunar New Year to the Hindu lunar festival Diwali – to see how people around the world reflect on […]
New Jersey-based mum blogger Nisha Vedi Pawar often writes about her Hindu culture, sharing how she celebrates religious holidays and integrates family traditions into her life. Pawar recently told Insider about how her family celebrates Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights. During the festival, Pawar makes diyas (lamps used throughout […]
Black Friday, the day after American Thanksgiving, is one of the biggest shopping extravaganzas in the US. Retailers in other parts of the world have also gotten in on Black Friday game, while other countries have their own version of holiday shopping mania altogether. Here’s what ‘Black Friday’ looks like […]