Fatma Begum broke into the heavily male-dominated film industry as a actress, director, scriptwriter and producer, in the early 20th century.
Accamma Cherian was a freedom fighter from Kerala who protested against the Dewan of Travancore to revoke a ban on Travancore State Congress.
In 2004, Thangjam Manorama was picked up by the 17th Assam Rifles and raped and murdered. It's been 13 years and she still awaits justice.
This is a list of strikes and movements organised by women and/or workers in India to demand their right to equality and social justice.
International Women's Day first emerged from the activities of labour movements in North America and Europe and has since spread worldwide.
Amrita Pritam reimagined romantic poetry by centring it upon the woman. She challenged status quo with both her life and her literature.
Smita Patil had a flair for art films, and she would take up roles that portrayed the social justice causes & the struggles of women in India.
हिंदी साहित्य के छायावादी युग की प्रसिद्ध और प्रतिष्ठित कवियत्री महादेवी वर्मा की गद्य एवं पद्य की रचनाओं से उनके व्यक्तित्व के दो पहलू देखने को मिलते हैं|
उस परिषद में मैडम भीकाजी कामा ने साड़ी पहनकर भारतीय झंडा हाथ में लेकर लोगों को भारत के विषय में जानकारी दी। इसके बाद से उन्हें ‘क्रांति-प्रसूता’ कहा जाने लगा|
25 years have passed, and her rapists continue to walk free. 25 years and Bhanwari Devi still awaits justice.