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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.

The Dharmapuri Caste Violence of 2012 | #DalitHistoryMonth

The Dharmapuri Caste Violence of 2012 | #DalitHistoryMonth

On 7th November, 2012, a caste mob of Vanniyars numbering 1500 stormed through Natham, Kondampatti and Anna Nagar Dalit colonies of Dharmapuri district and destroyed, looted, and burnt down over 200 houses.
The Vaikom Satyagraha: Kerala's First Anti-Caste Movement

The Vaikom Satyagraha: Kerala’s First Anti-Caste Movement

Vaikom Satyagraha is one of Kerala’s foremost organised agitations against Hindu ‘upper caste’ orthodoxy for securing the basic civil rights of all marginalised castes.
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
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.
Flying Solo: 5 Female Masturbation Techniques Worth Exploring

Flying Solo: 5 Female Masturbation Techniques Worth Exploring

Get to know the bumps and curves of your one unique body and see how she rewards you in return. Here are some masturbation techniques to help you along your journey.
The Bra Strap: Normal Piece Of Clothing Or State Secret?

The Bra Strap: Normal Piece Of Clothing Or State Secret?

Why is such a ruckus created by a visible bra strap? Can we simply not treat a bra as a normal piece of clothing instead of sexualising it?