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Tagged with: Menstruation

Padman: The ‘Women Empowerment’ Movie Of The Year?
The Breakthrough Voice
By Kadiata Sy // February 16, 2018
Image courtesy: Hindustan Times *Spoiler alert* I attended a special screening of Padman on February 6th at the lavish Yashwant Place in New Delhi. [...]
नही रहेगी शिक्षा से दूरी, स्वच्छ साफ़ शौचालय ज़रूरी
In focus
By Dharmendra Kumar, Shohratgarh Environmental Society // September 29, 2017
जनपद सिद्धार्थनगर (उत्तर प्रदेश) शिक्षा के क्षेत्र में [...]
Should I Go To School During Those Days?
In focus
By Supriya Tewari // August 24, 2017
Sheela is a 14 year old teenager from a rural area. It is time for her next menstrual cycle. She has been pondering over several perturbing concerns. [...]
“Kotex? What is it?”, I asked.
The Breakthrough Voice
By Bima Shaw // June 12, 2017
28th May was  Menstrual Hygiene day. All the conversations that were happening around the day about the stigma associated with menstruation and [...]
‘That’ Which Must Not Be Named
#StandWithMe
By Tribeni Pegu // November 11, 2016
This happened a couple of months back when I had  an unexpected conversation with my house help. My house help is a woman. Nothing to be surprised [...]
Don’t Ask Me To ‘Deal’ With Menstrual Cramps Because You Think ‘It’s Normal’
#StandWithMe
By Saswati Chatterjee // September 24, 2016
The piece is a part of a collaboration between Breakthrough India and Youth Ki Awaaz for the #StandWithMe campaign. Join us as we seek to get [...]
4 Days, 100 Haiku Entries: How Calicut Medical College Students Smashed Menstrual Taboos
#StandWithMe
By Sreya Salim // August 23, 2016
The piece is a part of a collaboration between Breakthrough India and Youth Ki Awaaz for the #StandWithMe campaign. Join us as we seek to get [...]
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