Strong female characters on screen are rare even now; and then they are often misunderstood and judged by viewers, and treated with a hatred that they don't deserve.
A woman has the right to make her life decisions and the recent Gujarat High Court decision affirms the fact which parents and society at large have never wanted to accept.
Through Indian soaps, we subconsciously affirm the preconceived notion of women's household responsibilities which cannot be shared by the 'men' in the house.
This dialogue from the movie Shaadisthan says a lot, "Women like us fight so that women like you don't have to fight in their own world."
Women, let's refuse the crumbs of power that patriarchy throws at us to keep us chained, and find our identity and power within.
There are completely illogical things we believe in, just because a patriarchal society told us it was so, right from when we were born.
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