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

ABC’s For Little Pakistanis By Eiynah

ABC for Pakistanis was a joke children’s book I created to highlight some of the issues our community faces.

Boys of Bangladesh launches first-ever Bangladeshi lesbian comic “Dhee”

Boys of Bangladesh launches Dhee, a lesbian comic character.
Meena Kandasamy's Ms Militancy

Meena Kandasamy’s ‘Ms Militancy’ And Its Poems Of Resistance

In Ms Militancy, Meena Kandasamy's poetry wages a fierce resistance to Brahminical patriarchy with its defiant exploration of female desire.
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6 Hilarious And Subversive Muslim Women Instagram Artists

In order to find authentic characters and creators that are able to do their art with no holds barred, these are 6 Muslim women creators on Instagram who subvert stereotypes in a hilarious manner.
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.
The Poet Speaks: A Heart To Heart With Aditi Angiras | Feminism In India

The Poet Speaks: A Heart To Heart With Aditi Angiras

Aditi Angiras is an intersectional feminist poet, founder of Bring Back The Poets and queer activist who uses the power of words to communicate and inspire.

Tired Of People Staring At Your Breasts? This Cartoon Gives You The Perfect Response

How many times have women encountered that when men talk to us, they look at our breasts and not at our faces?
Comic: Shout-out To Parlour Aunties!

Comic: Shout-out To Parlour Aunties!

Parlour aunties have this amazing talent of shaming you by asking you the simplest questions. It's just one of the examples of everyday sexism. Though you can't really blame them for thinking that only married women should have sex (or only women who have sex get Brazilian waxes). It's so intrinsic to our patriarchal society.
#SexPleasureRights: Disability Is Not A Constraint To Sexuality [Artwork]

#SexPleasureRights: Disability Is Not A Constraint To Sexuality [Artwork]

#SexPleasureRights: What does disability has got to do with sexuality?
period positive movement

#PeriodPositive: Don’t Apologise For PMS

#PeriodPositive - a collection of period positive posters that are quirky, bold and out there for everyone to see!

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These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution/इन 15 महिलाओं ने भारतीय संविधान बनाने में दिया था अपना योगदान

These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution

On this Republic Day, let us take a look at the fifteen powerful women who helped draft the Indian Constitution.
A Playlist For Anyone Who Wants To Celebrate A Good Or Bad Day

A Playlist For Anyone Who Wants To Celebrate A Good Or Bad Day

This playlist is just a personally curated list of songs that I like to listen to on a particularly bad day or just to feel good. I hope you find a song, or better if a song finds you.
Laxmmi Bomb: When Bollywood Tries Too Hard (And Fails) To Be ‘Woke’

Laxmmi Bomb: When Bollywood Tries Too Hard (And Fails) To Be ‘Woke’

Laxmmi Bomb is categorised as a comedy-horror and according to early promotions is supposed to be a movie about a transgender ghost which takes possession of Kumar’s character.