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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.

Kadambari Devi: Rabindranath Tagore's Literary Companion | #IndianWomeninHistory

Kadambari Devi: Rabindranath Tagore’s Literary Companion | #IndianWomeninHistory

Kadambari Devi developed a literary sensibility after her marriage and grew up to be Tagore's best friend and harshest critic.
Rukmini Devi Arundale: The Dancer Who Refused Presidency | #IndianWomeninHistory

Rukmini Devi Arundale: The Dancer Who Refused Presidency | #IndianWomeninHistory

Throughout her long illustrious life, Rukmini Devi Arundale toiled at refurbishing the tarnished façades of classical dances (especially Bharatanatyam), and showcased their renewed splendour before the entire world.
Why The 'Women's Role In Planned Economy' Report (WRPE) 1939, Though Historically Ignored, Is Still Valid

Why The Women’s Role In Planned Economy (WRPE) Report 1939, Though Historically Ignored, Is...

Regarding night shifts and many works considered unfit for women, WRPE strongly suggested that, instead of barring women from such work, the organisations should be altered in a way that they accommodate and prioritise women's safety.
These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution/इन 15 महिलाओं ने भारतीय संविधान बनाने में दिया था अपना योगदान

इन 15 महिलाओं ने भारतीय संविधान बनाने में दिया था अपना योगदान

संविधान सभा में हम उन प्रमुख पंद्रह महिला सदस्यों का योगदान आसानी से भुला चुके है या यों कहें कि हमने कभी इसे याद करने या तलाशने की जहमत नहीं की| तो आइये जानते है उन पन्द्रह भारतीय महिलाओं के बारे में जिन्होंने संविधान निर्माण में अपना अमूल्य योगदान दिया है|  
Dharti Aba Birsa Munda: The Indian Tribal Freedom Fighter

Dharti Aba Birsa Munda: The Indian Tribal Freedom Fighter

Birsa Munda, a champion of the struggles of the Adivasis is highly relevant today as this is the era of displacements in the name of development.

प्राचीन भारत की स्त्रियाँ जो पर्दे में नहीं टॉपलेस रहती थीं

प्राचीन भारत में स्त्रियों को टॉपलेस घूमने की आजादी थी। यह हमारी सांस्कृतिक गरिमा थी कि इसे सहज भाव से स्वीकार किया जाता था। यह बकायदा एक ऐतिहासिक दस्तावेज है।
How Did Sati Get Abolished In India?

How Did Sati Get Abolished In India?

The history of Sati shows that women’s bodies were the ground on which the war of authenticity was fought among the British and the elites.
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.

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Why Women Workers Are Protesting Against H&M

Why Women Workers Are Protesting Against H&M

H&M is the posterchild of sustainable fashion. In reality, it refuses to provide living wages to 850,000 workers around the world.
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.
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.