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This Is Why Every Woman Should Follow Rupi Kaur On Instagram

Posted: February 18, 2016

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Rupi Kaur on Instagram is one of the most loved poets followed by thousands. These 11 poems from her Instagram profile will make you want to follow her.

She is of Indian origin, based in Toronto:  A poet and a photographer. She updates her Instagram profile with poetry that strongly talks about the lives of women, which every woman will relate to. From body hair to painful break ups Rupi Kaur talks about it all. Her first book, ‘Milk and Honey was recently published.

Here are 11 poems from her Instagram profile that will make you realize, why you should follow her on Instagram.

 

On giving

https://www.instagram.com/p/7ZO7WsnA5V/?taken-by=rupikaur_

On self fulfillment

satisfaction/happiness is felt through a state of mind. not an accumulation of stuff and things.

A photo posted by rupi kaur (@rupikaur_) on

On self abuse

https://www.instagram.com/p/4DUNWInAyf/?taken-by=rupikaur_

On speaking up

https://www.instagram.com/p/2AMiMdHA8T/?taken-by=rupikaur_

On faking orgasms

https://www.instagram.com/p/0jj1RWnA-d/?taken-by=rupikaur_

On child sexual abuse

https://www.instagram.com/p/y8Q_ZOnAz_/?taken-by=rupikaur_

On searching for one’s roots

❤️

A photo posted by rupi kaur (@rupikaur_) on

On the Universe

https://www.instagram.com/p/vpOypvnA7l/?taken-by=rupikaur_

On oceans

https://www.instagram.com/p/vFbL37nA3d/?taken-by=rupikaur_

On resilience

https://www.instagram.com/p/uMhtXTnA2Q/?taken-by=rupikaur_

On self love

#love

A photo posted by rupi kaur (@rupikaur_) on

Cover image via Facebook

 

Proud Indian. Senior Writer at Women's Web. Columnist. Book Reviewer. Street Theatre - Aatish. Dreamer.

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