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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.

Ammu Swaminathan: A Woman of Undying Spirit and Determination| #IndianWomenInHistory

Ammu Swaminathan: A Woman Of Undying Spirit And Determination| #IndianWomenInHistory

Ammu Swaminathan bravely stood up against the injustice around her and actively worked to bring about structural change in the society.
Gauhar Jaan: The Forgotten Doyen Of Hindustani Music | #IndianWomenInHistory

Gauhar Jaan: The Forgotten Doyen Of Hindustani Music | #IndianWomenInHistory

Gauhar Jaan redefined hindustani music by incorporating technology with her style of singing. Her legacy remains forgotten and neglected.
Girija Devi: India’s Unchallenged Queen Of Thumri | #IndianWomenInHistory

Girija Devi: India’s Unchallenged Queen Of Thumri | #IndianWomenInHistory

Girija Devi is a singer nonpareil and till date no other vocalist no matter how talented has been able to match her singing skill.
Whose Stories Are Told In Indian History?

Whose Stories Are Told In Indian History?

How a person thinks of history has a lot to do with where they come from, where their origins lie, and also where they actually belong.
Leela Roy: Bengal's Only Woman In The Constituent Assembly | #IndianWomenInHistory

Leela Roy: Bengal’s Only Woman In The Constituent Assembly | #IndianWomenInHistory

Leela Roy prioritised raising women’s political awareness and civic skills and encouraged women’s participation in every walk of life.
Mona Ahmed - Iconic Transgender Person

The Life And Times Of Mona Ahmed: India’s Most Iconic Trans Person

Mona Ahmed did not just rise to be an apostle of gurus who ran Delhi’s ‘trans underworld’ but also a muse for artists around the world.
Kishori Amonkar: Rebellious Musician And Fierce Feminist | #IndianWomeninHistory

Kishori Amonkar: A Rebellious Musician And Fierce Feminist | #IndianWomeninHistory

Kishori Amonkar redefined the traditional structure of Hindustani Classical Music and voiced her opinion on recognition of female artists.
The Bold and the Zestful: 5 Pioneer Indian Women Across Fields

The Bold and the Zestful: 5 Pioneer Indian Women Across Fields

These pioneer Indian women have stood up for themselves to make a mark in the history of humankind and more specifically, Indian history.
Kuyili's bravery and brilliance allowed Velu Nachiyar to not only win the battle against the British, but also reclaim her kingdom.

Kuyili: The Dalit Commander Whose Sacrifice Remains An Unsung Tale | #IndianWomenInHistory

Kuyili's bravery and brilliance allowed Velu Nachiyar to not only win the battle against the British, but also reclaim her kingdom.

Dr. Archana Sharma: The Pioneering Indian Botanist | #IndianWomenInHistory

Archana Sharma was a pioneer in the study of the structure of chromosomes, for which she developed new staining and pre-treatment techniques. Her contribution is not to be downplayed as these techniques were widely applicable and used by scientists worldwide.

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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.
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.