South Asians

South Asians

Kung fu nuns break stereotypes
Training with swords and machetes, these nuns from Druk Amitabha Mountain Nunnery in Nepal are challenging gender stereotypes with martial arts. Watch the video, above, to see them in action.
Chungking Mansions: the South Asian heart of Hong Kong
Chungking Mansions in Hong Kong’s Tsim Sha Tsui district is well known for its guesthouses, restaurants, fashion shops and money exchanges. It is a major gathering place for South Asians, Africans and other ethnic minorities. Check out the building’s myriad offerings in our gallery, above.