Although he might not even know the word 'feminist', Papa was the #FeministFather who believed in me, from the very beginning.
My father is a wizard; not just of maths, but he made us feel that we were the brightest children on earth and could achieve anything we laid our eyes on.
Many of my father’s students are spread all over India and the U.S. Some of them — mostly older Odia Americans — call me my father’s daughter. My father Haladhar Biswal was a celebrated teacher at Secondary Board High School in Cuttack. In the 1960s and 70s, while I was growing up, I saw my father […]
4 wonderful father daughter relationships in Hollywood films that will have you reach for your hankies, all about a dad's love for daughters.
He shows his affection openly; a casual bear hug is not often seen between fathers and older daughters in India as they're conditioned to keep a distance.
Despite being a small town girl, I was never held back by patriarchal family members, and despite choosing a very different from usual academic field, I always had my father’s support.
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