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‘We’re a melting pot of gorgeous diversity’ – Minnie Dlamini Jones on her Indian heritage

2019-01-09 14:19
Minnie Dlamini. (Photo: Gallo Images)
Minnie Dlamini. (Photo: Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Local TV personality Minnie Dlamini Jones recently shared a gorgeous snap of herself accessorised in Indian jewelry to pay homage to her ancestral lineage. 

In the post, which was themed around embracing her Afro-Asian heritage, Minnie revealed her maternal great-grandfather was an Indian immigrant. 

“This shoot meant the world to me! Paying homage to my AfroAsian ancestry. One thing you don’t know about me, is that my maternal great grandfather was an Indian immigrant,” she wrote. 

In the black and white image Minnie can be seen rocking an African headwrap and diamond-encrusted Indian headpiece, nosepiece as well as hand jewels. 

While this may have come as quite a surprise to many of her fans, the 28-year-old also touched on the importance of appreciating our versatile diversity.

 Check out the full post below.