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In this section, find articles, essays, listicles on Indian feminist icons and history of the feminist movement in India and South Asia.

Dina Wadia – The Lost Daughter Of Pakistan

Dina Wadia: Not Just Pakistan’s Daughter

Dina Wadia was often humiliated by Indians for being Jinnah’s daughter and considered a traitor by Pakistanis for choosing to stay in India.
Annapurna Devi: The Enigmatic Genius of Hindustani Classical Music | #IndianWomeninHistory

Annapurna Devi: The Enigmatic Genius of Hindustani Classical Music | #IndianWomeninHistory

Annapurna Devi, who chose anonymity over fame throughout her life, left an indelible impact in the firmament of Indian classical music.
Zaib-un-Nissa: The Gifted Mughal Princess | #IndianWomenInHistory

Zaib-un-Nissa: The Gifted Mughal Princess | #IndianWomenInHistory

Zaib-un-Nissa was in many ways unique. She was a great patron of the arts, a gifted calligraphist, and an ardent collector of manuscripts.
Justice Anna Chandy: The First Female High Court Judge Of India | #IndianWomenInHistory

Justice Anna Chandy: The First Female High Court Judge Of India | #IndianWomenInHistory

Justice Anna Chandy's consequential contribution proved to be a stepping stone for the involvement of women in the judiciary.
Velu Nachiyar: The Tamil Queen Who Fought Away the British | #IndianWomenInHistory

Velu Nachiyar: The Tamil Queen Who Fought Away the British | #IndianWomenInHistory

Velu Nachiyar was the first Indian ruler to fight and triumph against the British in 1780, 77 years before the First War of Independence.
Kasturba Gandhi: The Lesser Known Freedom Fighter | #IndianWomenInHistory

Kasturba Gandhi: The Lesser Known Freedom Fighter | #IndianWomenInHistory

Instead of subsidising her role in shadows of Gandhi, we should remember her by her own strength, achievements and sacrifices
Irawati Karve: A Pioneer of Indian Sociology | #IndianWomenInHistory

Irawati Karve: A Pioneer of Indian Sociology | #IndianWomenInHistory

Irawati Karve’s study on the Kinship Organization in India revolutionised and simplified future research on the subject.
Abadi Bano Begum A.K.A Bi Amma: The Burqa Clad Freedom Fighter | #IndianWomenInHistory

Abadi Bano Begum AKA Bi Amma: The Burqa Clad Freedom Fighter | #IndianWomenInHistory

Abadi Bano Begum set an exemplary precedent for all women in general and Muslim women in particular as she encourged them to take part in the freedom struggle.

Was Rabi’a Basri – The Single Most Influential Sufi Woman – A Feminist?

Rabi'a Basri was a strong-willed woman who criticised and helped develop the other Sufi masters of her time.
4 Women Who Ruled Over The Mughal World

4 Women Who Ruled Over The Mughal World

The role of Mughal women in politics was magnificent which is generally neglected by the mainstream historians.

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How The Iliad And The Mahabharata Have Depicted Women As Catalysts Of War

How The Iliad And The Mahabharata Have Depicted Women As Catalysts Of War

Their beauty was a weapon in their arsenal that they apparently used to bring the downfall of great men like in the Iliad and the Mahabharata.
To Kill a Mockingbird

Gender Roles And Stereotyping In ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.
How HR Professionals Can Be The Real Change Makers In The #MeToo Movement

How HR Professionals Can Be The Real Change Makers In The #MeToo Movement

HR professionals need to be empowered as well as sensitised to create systems that work irrespective of designation of the accused.