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Rihanna under criticism after posing topless wearing pendant of Hindu deity

Netizens called her out for using Hinduism as aesthetic.

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Popstar Rihanna has sparked criticism after posting a topless photo. The star was wearing a pendant featuring a Hindu deity that raged on social media users.

Rihanna who came under fire for raising her voice for the Indian Farmers’ Protest, drew fresh backlash after posing topless.

She can be seen wearing only a pair of lavender boxers from her Savage X Fenty lingerie line. And sporting a long-chain has a lavender pendant of Ganesha on her belly.

Netizens who were not too happy with this came out hitting the pop star and accused her of hurting their religious sentiments.

Many social media users also called out the cultural appropriation by Rihanna.

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It was a few days ago when one of the models for her lingerie brand Fenty was spotted posing for a promotional photo shoot at a Hindu temple.

It was last year when she had apologized to the Muslim community after she played songs with Hadiths in a virtual runway show for her lingerie brand Fenty.

the authorSaman Siddiqui
Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.