In this 13th episode of The Lavender Fix podcast I interview: Akshay Jakhete, an incredible cast member from the show Indian Matchmaking on Netflix!
Join Akshay and I as we engage in a candid conversation about his presentation on the show, the positive and negative feedback received from viewers, the trolling spiral on social, his relationship with his mother, and most importantly -- clarification by Akshay for some of the sentiments expressed on the show! Phew!
*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.*
You've got to tune in!