Indian alt-right glossary
- 1 Dogwhistles
- 2 Religious slurs
- 3 Dissenting voices
- 3.1 Andolan jeevi
- 3.2 Anti-national
- 3.3 Award Wapsi Gang
- 3.4 Bhangi
- 3.5 Bheemta
- 3.6 Chamar
- 3.7 Chrislamocommie
- 3.8 Deletes
- 3.9 Khan Market Gang
- 3.10 Khujliwal
- 3.11 Librandu
- 3.12 Lutyen's media
- 3.13 Macaulay's children
- 3.14 Neech
- 3.15 Pappu
- 3.16 Pajeet
- 3.17 Raita/Rayta
- 3.18 Scamgress
- 3.19 Sharia Bolshevism
- 3.20 Sickular
- 3.21 Taliliberals
- 3.22 Tukde Tukde Gang
- 3.23 Urban Naxal
- 4 See also
- 5 External links
- 6 References
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Much like the alt-right in North America and Europe, the far-right in India has its own lexicon of in-group memes and jargon. In Indian English, some of these are derived from like-minded movements in the larger Anglosphere and given an Indian twist, some are based on Hindi or other regional languages rendered into Latin script and possibly mixed with English or "leet-speak", basically forming a rich cultural tapestry of ways to be cruel.
This list is inspired by our popular Alt-right glossary, and is made even more necessary by the fact that the larger social media world for English speakers is largely composed of people who simply don't get the culture of the Indian Right, giving them a lot of leeway to mob Reddit, Discord, YouTube comment sections and the like with very aggressive input that often violates the platform's Terms of Service, but gets a pass because a tech worker in California has no idea what a "k2a" is. So this list exists to compile these terms to raise awareness of the dangerously violent strains of bigotry in the corners of the Indian English social media world that might otherwise be overlooked.
Please note this list focuses on terms used in Indian English, with some flex for terms/phrases that are in Hindi or regional languages but would be commonly dropped into discussions otherwise in English and commonly recognized by participants.
The triangular red flag emoji (🚩) refers to the flag of #Hindu Rashtra, simply known as Bhagwa Dhwaj (lit. Saffron Flag). The RSS has infamously been against the usage of the Indian national flag (🇮🇳) saying "it will never be respected and owned by Hindus."
The term cauliflower farmer refers to the 1989 Bhagalpur violence, which killed more than a thousand people comprised of mostly Muslims, and displaced 50,000 more, during which a Hindu police officer killed more than a hundred Muslims in the Logain massacre and buried them in the cauliflower plantation nearby to hide the evidence.
Ghar Wapsi or Suddhi
Ghar Wapsi (lit. Homecoming) is the name under which various modern Hindutva organisations orchestrate their religious conversions to Hinduism. It is part of the larger Suddhi (lit. Purification) movement. They prefer this term over conversion because of the pseudohistorical myth that in the past, Hindu Rashtra extended all over the globe and everyone was a Hindu. Hence, a religious conversion outside Hinduism is seen as betrayal of one’s culture, but a foreigner adopting Hindu culture is seen as “purification” rather than conversion as they are returning to the “truer” religion.
Kattar Hindu and Viraat Hindu
Kattar Hindu and viraat Hindu refer to Hindus who are "proud of their culture;" supremacists. Similar to saying "It's OK To Be Hindu." Kattar means 'hardcore' in Hindi and Viraat means 'huge' in Gujarati.
Abdul is a common Arabic name in the Muslim community, but used as a slur.
Abdul is not used as a standalone name, but rather with another word such as Abdurrahman (Abd-ul Rahman, "slave of the merciful [God]").
Alia Malia Jamia
Alia Malia Jamia is a catchphrase referring to Muslims. The phrase itself has no real meaning besides the fact that the three names sound a bit Muslim and have assonance. It was first used by Narendra Modi and then popularised by Amit Shah.
Bakri premi (बकरी प्रेमी) in Hindi translates to "goat lover". It refers to
RationalWiki’s fascination with goats Muslims because of Eid (sometimes called Bakri Eid), the Muslim festival of sacrifice, in which a domestic animal is required to be sacrificed, often a sheep or a goat.
Katua, katwa (katua + fatwa), and k2a are used as crude slurs for Muslim males. derived from kat (काट) which is a cognate for 'cut', referring to male Muslims being circumcised. It is on the level of vulgarity as the n-word. K2A is an abbreviation of katwa.
The word also refers to the name of a Hindu town (Kathua) in a mostly Muslim state (Jammu and Kashmir). Kathua was where the Kathua rape case took place, where an eight-year-old girl was drugged, brutally gang raped several times over the course of a week, and strangled to death by a local Hindu priest, his son, his nephew, and four Hindu police officers including a constable. Protests in support of the accused were later attended by two prominent ministers of the ruling right-wing BJP.
Khalistan is a slur against Sikhs (in India or elsewhere). "Khalistan" is a proposed Sikh separatist homeland comprising the general Punjab regions of both India and Pakistan, and was a serious issue in the 1980s that led to major violence. So it is a real issue, less so today than in past years, but used a blanket term for Sikhs, its implication is that Sikhs aren't "real" members of the society that they live in, but are scheming "people without a nation" pressing their own interests (sound familiar?).
Mulla is a generic slur of Muslims. It refers to 'mullahs' who are learned theologists in Islam. Not a bad word in itself, but has turned offensive by use over time. The 'mulla' spelling of the word actually follows the Urdu transliteration mullā, and is an archaic spelling in English.
Ola hu Uber
Paki is a slur against South Asian Muslims. Derived from the country of Pakistan. The slur originated in Britain in the 1960s to refer to Pakistani immigrants, but more broadly all South Asians (including Hindus).
Pasmandu is a derogatory term for lower caste Muslims. Pasmanda means “those left behind” in Persian, and is not derogatory, and Passmandu is a portmanteau of Pasmanda and the Bengali gandu (গান্ডু, asshole). The word is generally used by Hindu supremacists as an insult to Muslims. The alt-right is now using it to for all liberals and leftists.
Ricebag is a slur against Indian Christians, implying that they converted to get free rice handouts from missionaries. In earlier times, lower caste Hindus converted to Christianity to escape the caste discrimination (It didn't work, they brought the caste system along). Right wingers being right wingers who view anyone that isn't a Hindu with contempt use the term 'ricebag' to imply that they converted for freebies (There were freebies, but the main driving force for the conversion was the escape from caste discrimination).
What the people who use this word don't realize by using the word is the implication that their religion is only worth a bag of rice, then again, we are talking about people who believe in religious superiority. No surprise.
Andolan jeevi is a term used to accuse minorities and the underprivileged who protest the laws passed by the government of being paid by the opposition to "defame India." The word was first coined by Indian Prime minister Narendra Modi to dismiss the concerns of one of the world’s largest protests. The word "andolan" means "agitation" and "jeevi" means "one who lives" so the full phrase means "people who live off of protests."
The term anti-national is a label slapped onto basically anyone who criticises the current government. Criticising the current government is not the same as literally being against the existence of India, which is something most Indian conservatives fail to understand.
Award Wapsi Gang
Similar to the other “gang” terms, Award Wapsi Gang is a catchphrase used against award-winning journalists, intellectuals, sportsmen etc. who returned their prizes from the government back to them in response of the rising authoritarianism under the Narendra Modi regime. It was popularised by the Indian actor Anupam Kher whose sole response for any opposition to the government is asking “Where were you when…”. The word "wapsi" means "to return" and the full phrase translates to "gang that returns their awards."
Bhangi is a casteist slur for people belonging to the castes of Valmiki caste. Valmiki is a large cluster of castes, and local groups from the Indian subcontinent. The Valmikis can be classified as a caste or Sampradaya. In terms of being classified as Sampradaya, the Valmikis trace their tradition to the Hindu sage Valmiki who is traditionally ascribed as the writer of the epic Ramayana. Valmikis are traditionally supposed to be cleaners/sweepers according to the caste system. They are supposed to clean the toilets of upper-caste Hindus and do all the filthy work that they would require to get done.
Bheemta is a slur against Dalits and Ambedkarites. It refers to B. R. Ambedkar, a rationalist-humanist atheist who fought for Dalit rights after Indian independence and had a large part in forming the Indian constitution.
Chamar is similar to Bhangi, another casteist slur for people belonging to the chamar caste, who were mostly leatherworkers. Under the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, its usage to refer to a person is punishable by law. That hasn't stopped its use, however.
Khan Market Gang
Similar to #Tukde Tukde Gang, Khan Market Gang is a catchphrase against the "liberal elite." Refers to Khan Market, one of the most expensive piece of real estate in India which hosts trendy boutiques, eateries and shopping centres.
The phrase was coined by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, referring to political brokers who spent time at the market during parliament lunch breaks. It was then further popularised by Narendra Modi who used it to refer to the BJP's opposition.
The term Lutyen's media is used to accuse dissenting media houses and journalists (especially the English, Delhi-centric ones) of being paid by “the elite” (“foreign powers” and opposition parties, especially the Indian National Congress) to "destroy India". Refers to Edwin Lutyens who was responsible for much of the architectural design and building during the period of the British Raj.
It is described as:
“”highly homogenized, urban, closeted, dilli/punjabi, bipolarly broken conservative/liberal, overly articulate, English, overly defensive, highly left-liberal, overly label-loving, well-meaning but obtuse…
The term Macaulay's children is used to accuse opponents of being British bootlickers who value 'western science' over the teachings in Vedic scriptures. Refers to Thomas Babington Macaulay, who introduced the Western education system into India.
Pajeet is a slur aimed at various groups depending on context (South Asians in general). Paaji (elder brother in Punjabi) + generic Punjabi name (Sanjeet, Manjeet etc). The name Pajeet does not exist in South Asia, but similar-sounding names do exist, most notably in the Punjab region.
The slur originated from a meme, "Pajeet, my son", circulated on 4chan in late 2014 and early 2015, mocking India for its open-defecation problem, with public reaction to the Poo2Loo campaign. The term is also used in the broader alt-right.
Raita or Rayta is a conservative Hindu who doesn’t follow Hindutva, referring to a common South Asian dish made with yogurt. Considered a centrist in Indian politics because of the stunted Overton window in India. Usage of this term is not exclusive to Hindutva-proponents.
Scamgress (from 'scam' + 'Congress') is a snarl word for the Indian National Congress, which achieved infamy because of the number of scams and corruption scandals that took place under their regime.
Tukde Tukde Gang
Similar to #Khan Market Gang, Tukde Tukde Gang is a catchphrase used against critics of the BJP regime to accuse them of wanting to break India into pieces (direct opposite of Akhand Bharat). The word "tukde" means "small fragments" in Hindi and the full phrase can translate to "gang that wants to break the nation."
The credit for the coinage of the phrase was claimed by the infamous news anchor of Zee TV, Sudhir Chaudhary. It gained popularity after the mostly left-leaning students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) were protesting using "anti-national" slogans, where one student is allegedly heard saying "Bharat Tere Tukde Honge" (India, you will be fractured into pieces). The allegations were later proved to be false by the police.
But the damage from the propaganda had been done; JNU’s reputation was tarnished by Godi media pundits covering the JNU sedition row and despite it being disproved, the conspiracy that Tudke Tudke Gang ever existed still continues today.
Urban Naxal is an abusive term used against anyone who criticizes the government. The word 'naxal' derives from the name of the village Naxalbari in West Bengal, where the Naxalbari uprising revolt took place in 1967.
The term got a resurgence when the Maharashtra Government arrested five people, namely Sudha Bharadwaj, Arun Ferreria, Vernon Gonsalves, Gautam Navlakha and Varavara Rao for their alleged involvement in the 2018 Bhima Koregaon violence. It currently owes its usage to Vivek Agnihotri, a BJP and Central Board of Film Certification member who defined the term "Urban Naxal" in his book of the same name as:
…which makes it easy for right wingers to label anyone who opposes their view as an "Urban Naxal". In reality, the book doesn't have much to do with the use of them term other than a solid reference. BJP leaders were constantly using the term right after the Bhima Koregaon arrests to discredit dissident voices.
This term has many different varieties, depending on who the right-wing wants to hate and blame today:
- Suburban Naxal, for people in Suburban areas.
- Bourbon Naxal, for people who use western products instead of Indian ones. Refers to Bourbon whiskey.
- Turban Naxal, alternate term for #Khalistanis.
- Carbon Naxal, for environmentalists.
- See the Wikipedia article on Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh § Opposition to the National Flag of India.
- Bvll is bull, chad has a different meaning to it but we use it as alpha men by paarthurñax (4:17 AM · May 1, 2020) Twitter (archived from 29 Aug 2021 17:53:30 UTC).
- You might have read about "Cauliflower" farmer/farming on many Right Wing accounts here& on Instagram lately. Do you know what it means? It refers to Logain Massacre during 1989 Bhagalpur Riots, where 116 Muslims were killed, buried & cauliflower were planted to hide the bodies. by @SaralPatel (11:18 AM · May 5, 2021) Twitter (archived from May 22, 2021).
- See the Wikipedia article on Ghar Wapsi.
- See the Wikipedia article on Shuddhi (Hinduism).
- To all apologetics hindu's Posted by u/mister_fbiman (2020) Reddit. Note: By "apologetic Hindus" the post is likely referring to #Raitas.
- The rise in unchecked bigotry from /r/Chodi Posted by u/Bharatendu_Rasa (2020) Reddit.
- Guys pls follow our Respected Bakri Premi Maulana Saahab @Pkmkbb420 in large numbers. Dont miss out on the bio by @doubtfulLucifer (23.30 - 8. huhtik. 2021) Twitter (archived from April 9, 2021).
- Days before Bakri Eid, members of Muslim community urge Muslims not to slaughter goats (20 July, 2021) OpIndia.
- 🅱️ulla so who cares by @patel_afc (9:40 PM - 29 Aug 2021) Twitter (archived from August 30, 2021).
- Camel urine* can’t even type right. Katua by @JayJPatele (10:33 AM - 27 Aug 2021) Twitter (archived from August 27, 2021).
- When we were under mughal empire,our girls were fighting with those malechas & don't even think about them but now when we are independent they are shamelessly submitting themselves to them,the reason we all know is their we must have to tell our girls about the "katwa" jihad by @SONAM_RAJPUT786 (12:20 PM - 24 Aug 2021) Twitter (archived from August 25, 2021).
- Now many k2a infiltrated into shivsena by @sohamroy444_das (12:23 AM - 24 Aug 2021) Twitter (archived from August 24, 2021).
- Comment explaining the term’s meaning (Note that r/PoliticalHinduism is a Hindutva far-right subreddit)
- Raitaboiz and the "Moslems" Posted by u/won_tolla
- Muslim, n. and adj., Oxford English Dictionary.
- mullah, n., Oxford English Dictionary.
- Watch: Adityanath says ‘kathmulla’ during interview with Anjana Om Kashyap – and gets away with it Newslaundry (19th February 2022)
- Well Put! All killing going on in the name of Ola hu Uber! by @UshaDravid (11:19 PM · Aug 28, 2021) Twitter (archived from 1 Sep 2021 20:32:09 UTC).
- Paki, Dictionary.com
- Paki, n. and adj., Oxford English Dictionary.
- Muslims that 'minority politics' left behind by Khalid Anis Ansari (June 17, 2013 00:12 IST) The Hindu.
- gandu Urban Dictionary.
- See the Wikipedia article on Gandu.
- Polite Conversations: Episode 53 - Hindu Far Right
- Porkistan GDP = Goat curry Dal and Parathe by @Doc_Yogi (3:10 AM - 24 Aug 2021) Twitter (archived from August 24, 2021).
- Arrest the ricebag by @itz_metoo (1:35 AM - 31 Aug 2021) Twitter (archived from August 31, 2021).
- The Term “rice bag” is a Derogatory way to Curb Dissent by Priyanka Chakrabarty (October 5, 2020) SheThePeople.
- Andolanjeevi Hashtag on Twitter
- ‘Protests liberated India,’ say farmer unions in response to PM Modi’s ‘andolan jeevi’ comment by Scroll staff (9 February, 2021) Scroll.in
- India Just Had the Biggest Protest in World History by Nitish Pahwa (9th December, 2020) Slate
- Farm to Table: The World’s Largest Protest in India (February 23, 2021) University of Alabama Institute for Human Rights Blog
- आंदोलन in English Shabdkosh
- Meaning of Jeevi TheNamesDictionary
- News articles tagged with "Award Wapsi" NDTV
- An open letter to Anupam Kher: ‘Where were you when…’ is a lazy argument to make by Abhinandan Sekhri (2nd November, 2015) Newslaundry
- Shifty arguments, shifting goalposts by Sushant Sareen (13th October, 2017) Newslaundry
- When Paresh met Anupam on Republic TV by Manisha Pande (5th July, 2017) Newslaundry
- See the Wikipedia article on Chuhra.
- See the Wikipedia article on Valmiki caste.
- Bhakt : There is no casteist slurs exist. Me : Kanjar- Nomads Chuhra- Manual Scavengers Kabaadi- Rag Pickers Bhangi-Toilet cleaners Chammar-Those skin animal for leather Chandaal - Those who dispose corpse So never tell me that casteism doesn't exit. Bhakt : Walked away by @s_shreyatweets (7:14 AM - 20 Aug 2021) Twitter (archived from August 20, 2021).
- You bheemta considered hinduism fake..most off all jaati take proud in there caste fyi Yadav,jaat,kurmi etc..No wonder you guys are marganilized..No one listens to you whereas bhrahmin is ceo of Google ,noble prize winners,top surgeon in country..burn in inferiority complex by @Neil52080453 (12:59 AM - 28 Aug 2021) Twitter (archived from August 28, 2021).
- I hope Indian cricketers are happy after instigating their fans to call Dalits as chamar, slaves, bheemta, give rape threats, abuse Ambedkar, etc. All foreign athletes are fighting against racism but Indian cricketers are fueling more caste hatred against Dalits. Incredible India by @Sankul333 (10:12 PM - 22 Jul 2021) Twitter (archived from July 23, 2021).
- Calling an SC ‘chamar’ offensive, punishable, says apex court by Sanjay K Singh (Aug 20, 2008, 02.50am IST) Economic Times (archived from April 29, 2014).
- Twitter Calls out Netflix’s ‘Jamtara’ for Using Casteist Slur (18 Jan 2020, 4:23 PM IST) The Quint.
- Caste-igated: How Indians use casteist slurs to dehumanise each other by Preksha Malu (21 Jul 2018) Sabrangindia.
- Time to disband ICMR. Shame on ICMR. Downvote ICMR. Anti-India ICMR. Chrislamocommie ICMR. by @AisiTaisiDemo (10:53 PM - 6 May 2020) Twitter (archived from May 11, 2021). Note: ICMR is the Indian Council of Medical Research.
- Don't blame the whole community brooo Stay silent that they are involved in more crimes than their population brooo. UCs did not teach deletes to not do crimes brooo. by rAma_jAmadagnya (7:41 PM - Jun 4, 2021) Twitter (archived from December 3, 2021). Note: UC stands for “upper-caste”.
- KhanMarketGang Hashtag on Twitter
- Khan Market and its Gang by Bhaichand Patel (20 Aug, 2021) Open Magazine
- Few believe that PM Modi used the term ‘Khan Market Gang’ as it would resonate more with voters than ‘Lutyens elite’ by Coomi Kapoor (Updated: May 19, 2019 10:16:49 am) TheIndianExpress
- PM wasn’t referring to customers & shopkeepers: Khan Market traders by Shambhavi Anand (May 14, 2019) Economic Times
- 'Khan Market Gang': Modi mocks his elite adversaries by Mayank Bhardwaj (May 31, 2019 11:48 AM) Reuters
- Just another day in paradise by Vaishna Roy (September 07, 2018 16:10 IST; Updated: September 08, 2018 22:59 IST) The Hindu.
- English translation of 'खुजली' Collins Dictionary.
- Lutyensmedia Hashtag on Twitter.
- Narendra Modi used India’s media elite for his own advantage. Sanjaya Baru explains how he did it by Sanjaya Baru (Apr 21, 2021 · 08:30 am) The Quint
- On Covid, why the Centre needs a communication strategy by Sandip Ghose (May 22, 2021 09:42 AM IST) HindustanTimes
- #MediaRumble: ‘If you want to do away the Lutyens’ media mindset, you have to do away with Lutyens’ by NL Team (24 Jul, 2017) Newslaundry
- r/Librandu, popular Indian political circlejerk subreddit
- Sadly this anti-India and anti-Hindu cultural racism continues by India's leftist media and the Congress Party. Not surprising for Macaulay's children trying to hold on to power and seeking to divide the country. by @davidfrawleyved (10:43 AM - 15 Apr 2018) Twitter (archived from 1 Sep 2021 21:31:54 UTC).
- Thank you for the confession. We knew it all along, now you have made it official. Like all zimmis, you are understandably proud of your mental slavery. Macaulay’s children are proud of their bastard status. by @Sanjay_Dixit (9.39 - 1. maalisk. 2021) Twitter (archived from March 1, 2021).
- Even if today, Brahmin girls post anti Inter Varna marriage posts then bhimtas abuse them in inbox. They are neech janwars who should be kept away from all women. One one hand, his dalit followers abuse women in ib. On other, they write fantasy stories on internet. by @based_brahmana (4:36 AM · Apr 2, 2021) Twitter (archived from 30 Aug 2021 07:49:28 UTC).
- How Rahul Gandhi became 'Pappu' of politics by Prabhash K Dutta (July 23, 2018. Updated: July 23, 2018 13:51 IST) IndiaToday
- Pappu Hashtag on Twitter
- I am yet to meet a muslim who calls himself proud K2a but string reveals bhaiyya came with proud Kaffir merchandise. Pajeets by @mauryajispeaks (9:29 PM - 22 Jul 2021) Twitter (archived from July 25, 2021).
- Pajeet Wiktionary.
- Mehmet My Son Know Your Meme.
- Captain saab sink the scamgress and join bjp for better future of Punjab. by @Venkatasai85 (9:14 AM - 31 Aug 2021) Twitter (archived from August 31, 2021).
- Flag of Sharia Bolshevism by u/[deleted (2021) Reddit.
- It takes lot of efforts and shamelessness to be a sickular/fiberal in our country. by @nitinpurandare (12:46 AM - 24 Aug 2021) Twitter (archived from August 24, 2021).
- Another Pseudo Sickular Libtard from Bollywodia UNXL Gang down Popularity rising or Fear Rising ? by @Bharat_Varshi (10:32 PM - 7 May 2020) Twitter (archived from 30 Aug 2021 17:53:42 UTC).
- Few sample tweets 4m sickular lobby in upcoming days:- *Banning Chinese apps is tokenism. Nothing great. Ban the biggies *What about unemployment & job losses in India? *Tiktok nurtured grassroot talents. What's d alternative now? Govt pushing them 2 suicide etc #DigitalStrike by @sinhaanita (12:03 PM - 29 Jun 2020) Twitter (archived from June 29, 2020).
- Taliliberals Hashtag on Twitter.
- Congress policy is "divide and rule". Congress has become the leader of Tukde Tukde Gang: PM Modi in Lok Sabha Twitter]
- टुकड़े (tukare) — Meaning in English Shabdkosh
- See the Wikipedia article on Tukde Tukde Gang.
- Articles tagged with "Zee News" Newslaundr
- Sudhir Chaudhury boasts Zee created ‘tukde tukde gang’, Nidhi Razdan grills Pavan Verma by Taran Deol, Unmati Sharma and Fiza Jha (22 January, 2020 12:49 pm IST) ThePrint
- JNU doctored video: Court asks Delhi to file report (May 28, 2016, 10:15 IST) Times of India
- ‘Tukde, tukde gang’: How the BJP has used misinformation in the JNU sedition case to stifle dissent by Ipsita Chakravarty (Jun 25, 2019 · 06:30 AM) Scroll.in
- There is no info on 'tukde tukde gang' admits home ministry, contradicts Modi, Amit Shah by Web Desk (January 20, 2020 20:47 IST) TheWeek
- TukdeTukdeGang Hashtag on Twitter
- Republic TV’s hounding of rights activist shows ‘urban Naxal’ is convenient label to crush dissent' by Raksha Kumar (Jul 08, 2018 · 09:03 am) Scroll.
- Arrests in Bhima Koregaon case frame a transformation in India’s polity and police force by Christophe Jaffrelot (Updated: October 29, 2020 8:53:55 am) Indian Express.
- Urban Naxals: The Making of Buddha in a Traffic Jam by Vivek Agnihotri (2018) Garuda Prakashan. ISBN 1942426054.
- Urban Naxal or Bourbon Naxal? Which do you belong to? by DH web desk (29th August, 2018) Deccan Herald