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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.

झलकारी बाई : शौर्य और वीरता की सशक्त मिसाल 'दलित इतिहास के स्वर्णिम गलियारे से'

झलकारी बाई : शौर्य और वीरता की सशक्त मिसाल ‘दलित इतिहास के स्वर्णिम गलियारे...

झलकारी बाई की गाथा आज भी बुंदेलखंड की लोकगाथाओं में सुनी जा सकती है और भारत सरकार ने में झलकारी बाई के सम्मान में एक डाक टिकट जारी किया है|
How The Indian Elite Almost Stopped India's Very First General Elections From Taking Place

How The Indian Elite Almost Stopped India’s Very First General Elections From Taking Place

Read to know how the upper classes' insecurities of democracy and the uncertainty it brought with it, almost derailed India's first general elections
द्रविण आंदोलन : ब्राह्मणवादी व्यवस्था के खिलाफ़ सबसे प्रभावी आंदोलन में से एक

द्रविण आंदोलन : ब्राह्मणवादी व्यवस्था के खिलाफ़ सबसे प्रभावी आंदोलन में से एक

द्रविण आंदोलन ब्राह्मणवाद के खिलाफ एक ऐतिहासिक आंदोलन था, जिसका उद्देश्य लोगों में राजनीतिक चेतना विकास और महिला अधिकारों की सुरक्षा करना था|
Who Were The Women of The Self-Respect Movement?

Who Were The Women of The Self Respect Movement? | #DalitHistoryMonth

Many women protested, wrote, marched and were jailed as part of the Self Respect Movement in Tamil Nadu. What do we know about them?
Watch: Does Women's History Matter? Here Is What Delhi Had To Say

Watch: Does Women’s History Matter? Here Is What Delhi Had To Say

History has been dominated by men for an awfully long time and they got to shape and write it as they please. It's time we read about women’s history and their contributions too.
Lalithambika Antharjanam: The Writer Who Helped Shape Kerala's Feminist Literature

Lalithambika Antharjanam: The Writer Who Helped Shape Kerala’s Feminist Literature| #IndianWomenInHistory

The conversations Lalithambika Antharjanam started regarding women's rights and roles, reach well into our own times for our own intellectual and social engagements about the human rights of women.
Charusita Chakravarty: The Chemist Who Fought Sexism In STEM|#IndianWomenInHistory

Charusita Chakravarty: The Chemist Who Fought Sexism In STEM | #IndianWomenInHistory

Charusita Chakravarty was a pinoreeing chemist, who openly spoke out against gender bias in STEM and inspired other women to join in the battle.
Bina Das: The Brave Freedom Fighter Who Died In Anonymity

Bina Das: The Brave Freedom Fighter Who Died In Anonymity | #IndianWomenInHistory

Bina Das continued her activism after her nine-year sentencing, until India attained Independence in 1947.
Satyavati M Sirsat: Pioneer In Indian Cancer Research | #IndianWomenInHistory

Satyavati M Sirsat: Pioneer In Indian Cancer Research | #IndianWomenInHistory

Satyavati M Sirsat worked in the fields of cancer research pathology, wound healing and regeneration, viruses and human cancer for more than 50 years.
Indian Scientists Protest Against The Pseudo-Science Propagated by Indian Science Congress

Indian Scientists Protest Against The Pseudo-Science Propagated by Indian Science Congress

Scientists across the country took to the streets to protest for an end to presentations at the Indian Science Congress that promote unscientific personal beliefs.

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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.
In Photos: Meet 5 Women Smashing Patriarchy With Their Unstereotypical Jobs

In Photos: Meet 5 Women Smashing Patriarchy With Their Unstereotypical Jobs

Women are knocking down stereotypes in previously self-proclaimed male-dominated roles by taking on path-breaking, unstereotypical jobs across sectors that many might term as unconventional choices.
पैड खरीदने में माँ को आज भी शर्म आती है

पैड खरीदने में माँ को आज भी शर्म आती है

मासिकधर्म और सैनिटरी पैड पर हमारे घरों में चर्चा करने की बेहद ज़रूरत है और जिसकी शुरुआत हम महिलाओं को ही करनी होगी।