Why Watching Indian Matchmaking was Infuriating?

Looking into Some of the Troubling Beliefs Promoted by the Show

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When I watched Indian matchmaking, I was angry. The show’s premise is straightforward; there is a professional Indian Matchmaker, Sima Taparia, who tries to find people their perfect match for an arranged marriage. She does this by meeting with her clients and her clients’…