The definitive guide to South Asian lingo

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Definition

Means "hows your job going on?" .. it is basically used for someone who runs their own business..

Usage

Man to a shopkeeper...
Man: Bhaisaab kaise ho? dhanda paani kaise chal raha hai aapka?

(Bhaisaab, how are you? How's your dhanda pani?)

Shopkeeper: bas thodi mandi chal rahi hai dhande mein.. kya bolun..

(Bas a little mandi these days... what can I say?)

Added 2011-10-18 by Hotchutney