emancipation of women

Emancipation of women in India

The struggle for women emancipation went through three stages: The fight for women’s rights; The moral emancipation of women; and Liberation in which the very fundamentals of the equation in male-female relationships are questioned.

Gender equality in India

Gender equality in India

In Indian thought, there is a fundamental affirmation for gender equality. Brahman, the transcendent and imminent Absolute is neuter, beyond the differentiation qualifications of sex, beyond all limiting of individual characteristics. However, one of the principal manifestations of the godhead is Ardhanarishwara, signifying that the Lord, who is half man and half woman, signifies the