This is precisely how a discussion begins at the Indian’s majority family units. It has been taught to us so entirely to welcome senior relatives by touching their feet and/or with a “Pranam” signal that even while pondering them in our mind we naturally prefix their names with pranam/namaste.
Despite the fact that the custom of touching feet of senior citizens shifts as indicated by diverse areas and traditions, it is a broadly prevalent signal in our nation. So Asian Boss chose to attempt it with Korean individuals abroad, this is the way they responded.
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