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In this section, find articles on Indian feminist art activism (artivism) by Feminism in India.

The Aravani Art Project: Inclusivity & Art With The Transgender Community

The Aravani Art Project, created by Poornima Sukumar, aims to create a collective space for the transgender community by creating public art.
Comic: The Alternative Menstruation Superheroes | #ThePadEffect

Comic: The Alternative Menstruation Superheroes | #ThePadEffect

Alternative menstrual products like cloth pads and menstrual cups last for years. They don't require disposal, thus saving the word from tonnes of sanitary waste.
Infographic: 6 Things To Remember While Using Sustainable Menstrual Products | #ThePadEffect

Infographic: 6 Things To Remember While Using Sustainable Menstrual Products | #ThePadEffect

So what are these alternative sustainable menstrual products and what do we need to keep in mind while using them?
Infographic: What Is #ThePadEffect?

Infographic: What Is #ThePadEffect?

#ThePadEffect is a campaign to examine the consequences of using disposable pads and why should you make the switch to eco-friendly products.
Joanna Thangiah

Joanna Thangiah’s Fat Positive, Sex Positive, Queer Allied, Brown Girl Art Is All The...

Joanna Thangiah's art grabs your attention with its irreverent themes, and its take-no-bullshit portrayal of fat, dark-skinned, sassy women.
Comic: Sanitary Pads And The Waste They Come With | #ThePadEffect

Comic: Sanitary Pads And The Waste They Come With | #ThePadEffect

We all know the layers and layers of secretive packaging that sanitary pads are wrapped in to hide the shame and stigma associated with periods. This plastic waste only adds to #ThePadEffect
36 Days Of Feminist Type By Kruttika Susarla

Meet Kruttika Susarla – The Artist Behind 36 Days Of Feminist Type

Kruttika Susarla is a Delhi-based designer who created 36 visually stunning & informative images on intersectional Indian feminist movement(s).
FridaMoji

FridaMoji Is Exactly The Upgrade Your Emoji Keyboard Needed!

An LA graphic designer created the FridaMoji keyboard, honouring the legendary feminist painter Frida Kahlo, and we can't get enough of them!
Her-sutism

Her-sutism: One Woman’s Comic Panel Normalizing PCOD

A. P. Payal started "Her-sutism" - a 34-panel comic to bust myths surrounding Poly Cystic Ovarian Disease (PCOD).
Unsolicited Advice: Boy Child

10 Pieces Of Unsolicited Advice That Help Make You A Better Woman

People are great at unsolicited advice. Unlike common sense, it comes naturally to everyone. Here are 10 pieces of advice women have received.

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This is what a feminist marriage looks like

This Is What My Feminist Marriage Looks Like

My feminist identity and my feminist marriage coexist and do so wonderfully, despite the judgment I faced for marrying early!
9 Women Authors Who Pioneered Postcolonial Feminism

9 Women Authors Who Pioneered Postcolonial Feminism

These women authors' writings have established the contours of feminism for us, as post-colonial subjects and as women of colour.
Living With Fibromyalgia: An Invisible And Chronic Illness

Living With Fibromyalgia: An Invisible And Chronic Illness

In a country where sensitivity to an invisible illness like fibromyalgia is abysmal, life can be very lonely indeed. A personal account.