"In India there is this contradictory reality: it is a country of people who, for the most part, have skin as dark as me. But you just need to open the magazines or watch a Bollywood film to realise that they are all white, with blue eyes." - Lakshmi Menon (Indian supermodel & photographer)
Guru Ka Langar - The Golden Kitchen
An elevated view of one of the areas used in the Langar kitchen at the Golden Temple in Amritsar, India. Women prepare chapatis. 5 tonnes of wheat are used everyday to feed an average of 50.000 people.
by Valerio Berdini
It is not only the women who prepare the food, men partake in the preparations as well. You can see men helping in the preparation of rotis in the above photo.
The Golden Temple ( Harmandir Sahib ), Amritsar
The mayor of Mississauga, Canada is a badass. via
Hazel McCallion, everbody.
92 years old,
34 years in office,
$0 in debt
$700 million in reserve
Eight prime ministers
But women aren’t strong leaders… OH WAIT.
Now I’m sure somebody’s gonna tell me something but
- supports a Palestinian state
- supports Aids CHarities
- told her city well if we cant get money y’all need to pay taxes and maintains a 76 approval rating
- nick named Hurricane Hazel
- and is so boss lady that she don’t run she’ tells folks to give that money to charity
I will always reblog this lady.
This woman is officially my new hero.
In regards to the flooding in the GTA yesterday, she apparently said that she hasn’t seen rain like that since her neighbour Noah was building a boat.
New hero in life.