How ‘Lehenga,’ ‘Lamberghini’ And Other Punjabi Songs Stereotype Women As Gold Diggers

Jun 7, 2020


We explain how Punjabi music videos have added another trope to the mix of sexist themes we see in Bollywood: the trope of the woman who’s dependent on her lover to buy what she wants. But why do these videos depict women this way, and does this really reflect Indian reality?


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