In this 12th episode of The Lavender Fix podcast I interview: Manisha Dass, a very special and loved cast member from the show Indian Matchmaking on Netflix! In real life, Manisha is a super passionate healthcare research analyst. She has been practicing occupational therapy for over 5 years and can speak FOUR foreign languages!
Join Manisha and I as we chat about her latest stint on the Netflix production - Indian Matchmaking & her ideas around challenging ageism in the traditional matchmaking industry of South Asia. At the end of the day it's about being the change you want to see!
*Arranged marriage is a tradition in the societies of the Indian subcontinent, & continues to account for an overwhelming majority of wedlocks in the country. Despite the fact that the arranged marriage tradition lacks any legal recognition, the institution has proved to be astoundingly robust in adapting to evolving social circumstances: defying popular predictions of decline as India modernizes.*