Ammu Swaminathan bravely stood up against the injustice around her and actively worked to bring about structural change in the society.
Gauhar Jaan redefined hindustani music by incorporating technology with her style of singing. Her legacy remains forgotten and neglected.
Girija Devi is a singer nonpareil and till date no other vocalist no matter how talented has been able to match her singing skill.
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 prioritised raising women’s political awareness and civic skills and encouraged women’s participation in every walk of life.
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 redefined the traditional structure of Hindustani Classical Music and voiced her opinion on recognition of female artists.
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.
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.