Women in Ancient India

Women in Ancient India

There are terracottafiguresdiscovered from thesites of Indus valley civilization that suggests that women had a respectable position in that society. These female figurines depict the history of this era through their adornment and overall representation. The way the figurines are adorned suggests that women enjoyed elevated status.Some of the figurines did not represent a single … Read more

Position of women in Ancient India

Position of women in Ancient India

The evolution of the status of women in India has been a continuous process of ups and downs throughout history. Considering the vast body of empirical research available on the topic, two approaches seem valid: one is classical text view; and the other, empirical view. For the purpose of depicting a brief survey of the … Read more