A French woman has been arrested in India for making a video of herself naked on a sacred bridge in the northern city of Rishikesh. The woman faces charges under India's internet law, and could be sentenced to up to three years in prison if found guilty, AFP news agency reports. The woman, who has since been released on bail, told police the video was made to promote her jewellery business. The woman, who has not been officially identified, was arrested on Thursday after police were alerted to the footage. She said the video and the photoshoot was intended to promote her bead-necklace business," another police official told the Indian newspaper Hindustan Times. Anger as model poses nude at Western Wall.
India is a vast country depicting wide social, cultural and sexual variations. Indian concept of sexuality has evolved over time and has been immensely influenced by various rulers and religions. Indian sexuality is manifested in our attire, behavior, recreation, literature, sculptures, scriptures, religion and sports. It has influenced the way we perceive our health, disease and device remedies for the same. In modern era, with rapid globalization the unique Indian sexuality is getting diffused. The time has come to rediscover ourselves in terms of sexuality to attain individual freedom and to reinvest our energy to social issues related to sexuality.
Because there is a problem with the Indian man. He is incompetent and does not understand intimacy, emotion or what women want. By no means is this intended to be an authoritative treatise on Indian sexuality.
This isn't the first time the singer has been criticised for disrespecting other cultures, religions. US-Barbadian pop star Rihanna is back in the news and facing accusations of cultural appropriation and religious insensitivity after posting a picture of herself wearing a pendant with an icon of the Hindu deity Ganesha. Around her neck is a lavender pendant of Ganesha.