As you may know, a stereotype is a popular belief or generalization about something. I’m fairly certain you’ve heard some Indian stereotypes yourself, but most of them are false assumptions. However, India truly is full of contrasts and contradictions, and there’s even a saying that if something is true about India, the opposite will also be true. Let’s check out these 10 popular Indian stereotypes and see if they stick.
Indian cinema isn’t just Bollywood
Aside from Bollywood there’s Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Malayalam, Bengali, Punjabi and even Bhojpuri. All of them contributing regional films to Indian cinema. If you think about it Bollywood gets the money, while the regional cinema gets all the praises and accolades.