Manthan is the student magazine of the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Mohali, run by a team of undergraduates. Over the last 2 years, our editions have featured interviews of eminent scientists like Padma Shri recipient Prof. Rohini Godbole, student organizations and social enterprises. We also released a special e-magazine titled, Life in Quarantine, that brought out the unexplored facets of quarantine.
In the Indian imagination, an ‘Aunty’ is a middle-aged, usually fat woman who is married and has children. Young women, especially unmarried ones, either do not want to associate with the term or are expected to steer clear of it.
Savitribai Phule, first female teacher of the first women’s school in India is a pioneer figure. She relentlessly fought against the dominant caste system and worked towards the upliftment of the marginalized.