Stereotypes of South Asians are broadly believed impressions about individuals of South Asian Similarly, while Asian Indians in the United States have among the highest percentage of college degrees as as 'maternal instinct' behavior was no different among South Asian women than natives or other ethnic groups. It may certainly be due to your own preference, but in general, Indian women show a lot of the characteristics defined as 'beautiful' for women. Perinatal Practices & Traditions Among Asian Indian Women. Goyal D(1). Author information: (1)Deepika Goyal is a Professor of Nursing, The Valley Foundation.