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November 15, 2013

Share your memories of Partition with The Stream

Nostalgia goes viral after Google ad reignites emotions in Pakistan and India.

Many people from India or Pakistan know someone with a story of how the partition of British India in 1947 changed families' lives.
A Google commercial focusing on one of those memories has struck a nerve for many from both countries. Nearly two million users have watched the story of two childhood friends reuniting, thanks to Google, after being separated for more than 50 years. 
The Stream is collecting memories of Partition to feature online. Record a video to share your family's story with the world.