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Make way for the ‘Bold Indian Bride’ on Instagram, empowering Women Cancer Survivors

Trending on Instagram the powerful initiative of a Cancer Survivor

Make way for the ‘Bold Indian Bride’ on Instagram, empowering Women Cancer Survivors March 1, 2019Leave a comment

Navi Indran Pillai is TRENDING ! Why ? Her very powerful and inspiring photo series of a ‘Bold Indian Bride’, is crashing stereotypes to empower cancer survivors and patients. To embrace their transformation while fighting the disease, she made a statement.

“Nothing can stop me. Nope, NOTHING! Not even CANCER” Vashnavi Poovanedran took Instagram by storm after her bridal photoshoot, which was titled ‘The Bold Indian Bride’ went viral. Poovanedra is of Malaysian of Indian descent.

“Cancer treatments have given us a lot of limitations, robbed us of beauty and taken away our confidence. As little girls, we have always dreamt of what our big day will be like and how we would look like as a bride. But having cancer has stripped some of us from fulfilling these dreams. A lot of cancer survivors have postponed or even cancelled their big day,” she quoted in her post.

Her cancer was cured however in 5 years time it returned affecting her liver and backbone. She put up a brave fight against it once again and finally in 2018 was cancer-free. Her photo series, is inspiring and a must-see !