Women's History
Indian women on postal stamps
70+ Postal Stamps That Represent Indian Woman Power, Historical And Contemporary

Putting someone on a national postal stamp is a matter of great honour, and there are several Indian women on postal stamps, from historical to contemporary women.

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Why Draupadi’s Polyandry In The Mahabharata Isn’t As Progressive As You May Think

Draupadi having 5 husbands seems on the surface to be a case of progressiveness in our mythology. It is not so, though. Let me explain, why.

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Why Have All Religions Been Universally Disastrous For Women?

Take any religion, no matter what the tenets, women have always suffered. If religions are often at loggerheads about so many things, why do they all agree on controlling women?

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At 15, The Fiery Saraswathi Rajamani Was The Youngest Spy To Join India’s Freedom Movement
Saraswathi Rajamani

Saraswathi Rajamani joined Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose's Indian National Army at 16, as a spy, and has lived a sensational life that seems like fiction now. She passed away in January this year.

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Maya Angelou Faced Abuse In Early Life, But Rose Above It All To Become Truly Inspiring!
Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou’s poems were called the national anthems of the African American people. Her early life had a lot of horrifying elements, but she lived gracefully to the end.

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The First Indian Woman To Record Her Music, Gauhar Jaan Paved The Way For Future Singers
Gauhar Jaan

Gauhar Jaan. The name conjures up almost mythical images of courtly splendour, Hindustani classical music, and gramophone records. Who was she, and what is her story?

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