lakshmi sehgal

She Not Only Led India’s First All-Women Regiment But Was Also A Doctor, Social Activist & Much More!

She didn’t let anything stop her from following her passion to serve the nation. From being a doctor, to leading the first all-women regiment in the fight for India’s independence, Lakshmi Sehgal was a free bird and she made sure that she contributed to the country till her last breath. Read about one of India's most inspiring women ever!
Bhanwari Devi (right) with her daughter Rameshwari, in Mangalore

The Irony Of Iconhood – The Life And Times Of Bhanwari Devi

India's rape culture has given birth to many women activists and icons. Bhanwari Devi, a victim of gang-rape in 1992, is one of them. As an epitome of sheer courage and conviction, she inspires women to take a stand for their rights. But the irony of the whole situation is that even after she has won awards, recognition and leadership status at all levels, her very basic need, justice, remains unfulfilled!