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4 festivals in India that celebrate women and menstruation

September 29, 2020
4 festivals which show how India celebrates women and menstruation

One of the most significant aspects of menstruation is that it marks the transition from girlhood to womanhood. In the old days, this transition was marked by a period of celebration as the elders claimed that the girl is now as fertile as nature. Over the course of time, however, menstruation not only became a taboo but several myths began to emerge from half-baked tales, most of which lacked authenticity. There are still several places in India which celebrate menstruation…

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