For centuries, Hindu women have worn a spot on their foreheads. We have
always naively thought that it had something to do with their Religion.
The Indian Embassy in Washington, D.C has recently revealed the true
When a Hindu woman gets married, she brings a dowry into the union. On
her wedding night, the husband scratches off the spot to see whether he
has won a convenience store, a gas station, a donut shop or a motel in
the United States. If not, he must take a job in India answering
telephones giving technical advice.