firangi mama has returned to her homeland and is encountering reassimilation difficulties. firangi mama grew up in new england, and moved to bangalore, india with her husband, senior citizen cat and 2 year old daughter. All but the cat have returned after spending two fun-packed years there. firangi mama used to be neither a firangi nor a mama. she used to do project management and technical writing consulting . firangi means foreigner in hindi.