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Bridging Worlds: From Girmitya to Government – The Journey of Indians in Mauritius

Bridging Worlds: From Girmitya to Government – The Journey of Indians in Mauritius

The social fabric of Mauritius is premised on a very strong conscious sense of multiculturalism. The Indian Diaspora is a majority in Mauritius and mainly comprises the descendants of the Girmityas or the indentured labourers who migrated, voluntarily and involuntarily, to Mauritius during the colonial era. In a self-conscious effort to forge an inclusive All Mauritian identity, the Indian Diaspora chooses to call themselves Mauritians and not Indians. Ho.

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Bridging Worlds: From Girmitya to Government – The Journey of Indians in Mauritius

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3 comments

  1. Wonderful clip I have learned many things about the Mauritian people and from where their roots can be traced.

  2. You’re lucky.

  3. Big Thanks to Indiandiplomacy for this wonderful video!!!! Blessed to be living on this small paradise!!!

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