The glorious history of India’s passion for tea,

Tea Chai seller on the street, Varanasi Benares India

Tea might seem to be India’s best-loved beverage, but its popularity is actually the result of a careful propaganda effort. Like Christmas and diamonds, tea consumption is among the world’s more successful advertising campaigns.

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