The Balancing Act: Being A Woman And Managing It All
Anyone, who is building something of significance, needs help managing work-life harmony. But when it comes to women, this balance is skewed.
How Can A Holistic Approach Lead To The Empowerment Of Women?
Sustainable development in any nation requires taking into account the issues of gender inequality and the empowerment of women.
A Compassionate Guide To Setting Healthy Boundaries As A Woman
In a society that raised women to be agreeable and amendable, where speaking up for yourself can label you “difficult”, it can be hard being a woman who isn’t afraid to say her piece.
Empower Your Little Girl To Become A Strong Woman
A strong woman is someone who can stand up for herself, no matter what the situation. Whether she is in a boardroom or a village, whether she is single at 40 or married at 20, a woman who can look after herself and is independent – mentally and socially – is strong. A woman who has breastfed her child or chooses to not have kid/s is as strong as a pet mother or a nun too.Empower your little girl to ‘be herself’ rather than conform to the standards doled out by society or mass media. Teach her to: Be Comfortable […]
She Quit Her Corporate Job To Provide Employment For Women
Read on the know the story of Smita Chaudhary, the founder of SmiiSenses, a soy candle-making brand.
Did You Know Why Women’s Day Is Celebrated On 8th March?
Know all about the history of women’s day and why it is celebrated on 8th March.
How Himalayan Haat Is Creating More Jobs For Women In Uttarakhand
Help the brand create more jobs opportunities for the rural women of Uttarakhand by making a donation.
8 Women Who Will Inspire You To Follow Your Dreams
There are many women who have been hailed in history, but there are many more who are doing their bit in today’s world. Let’s get to know a few of them.
Brave Women Firefighters Of Rajasthan
Breaking the shackles of patriarchy. Women join fire service in Rajasthan.
Women Empowerment In The Rural Areas Of Kutch
“There is no tool for development more effective than the empowerment of women, which is intertwined with respect for human rights. And when a woman participates in the economy, everyone benefits.” India has come a long way in this aspect, since its independence. Women are now questioning the shackles of patriarchy and moving forward into the modern world along with their traditions intact. Situated in Kutch, Gujarat, is a village called Avadhnagar. The women there have consistently been the backbone of Vanaat; a handloom weaving process. The men are in charge of the weaving, while the women do the pre […]
#MeTooPositive: A Shopkeeper I Barely Knew Saved My Day!
It has been over 15 years and I still remember this story like it were yesterday. I was a young engineering student in Bangalore. A loner by nature, I usually used to camp out in the college library after classes. The girls’ hostel, was situated off campus, so I had to walk from the library for another couple of miles, to reach the hostel. My finals were coming up, so, one evening I stayed out a bit too long. While walking back, there was a lonely stretch of a pebbled narrow lane, which was, in fact, a short cut to […]
Teaching The Melody Of Self-Reliance: Sangeeta Sharma
Her name says it all. 56-year old Sangeeta Sharma has earned laurels for herself, by dedicating her entire life to music. A Delhi government school’s music teacher, she spends her evenings teaching music to the local children, mostly free of cost. Not only has she often administered these classes to the economically weaker section, but she also continuously inspires them. They, in turn, have grown up to become music teachers themselves, imparting the same knowledge they gained by their revered teacher; Sangeeta Sharma. Music as her inheritance Sangeeta Sharma inherited her love and talent for music from her father who […]