Women’s SHG dares to tread a different path

As per a report on the Times of India, 1st June 2008 Pudukottai: In a radical departure from traditional Hindu practices where women are not allowed to perform the funeral rituals, leave alone even enter a crematorium, four women hailing from Thondaimanallur village in Pudukkottai buried their dead relative after conducting the last rites. Breaking

Truth behind the rising female foeticide

Feminists and others alike, are all making a big hue and cry about the rising trends of female foeticides in the country, leading to a skewed ratio of female:male. One such radical feminist argued on the TV, that this is not a new trend, though. Before the technology of sex determination came to India, there

The Art of Not Being Offended

By Dr. Jodi Prinzivalli There is an ancient and well-kept secret to happiness which the Great Ones have known for centuries. They rarely talk about it, but they use it all the time, and it is fundamental to good mental health. This secret is called The Fine Art of Not Being Offended. In order to

A day at the Marriage Counseling center

The following conversation is real. This is how men are bullied in counseling sessions recommended by family courts. This conversation also stands as a glaring proof that Section 498a of IPC is only used as a blackmailing weapon and extortion tool. It is witness to the fact that our society thinks it is only fair