Sabarimala row: While he defends ‘tradition’, will PM Modi also guarantee protection to Bindu and Kanakadurga?

By saying that resistance to women’s entry into Sabarimala temple is a matter of custom and sentiment, the Prime Minister has let down all marginalised groups, including women. By Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd – https://www.dailyo.in/politics/dalits-entry-into-temples-adivasis-shudras-hinduism-untouchability-bible/story/1/28592.html The entry of two women devotees,…

BOOK LAUNCH

The Launch of an Indian Shepherd’s Autobiography at Hyderabad The first Shudra Autobiography in English “From A Shepherd Boy To An Intellectual–My Memoirs” By Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd will be launched at Hyderabad Book Fair NTR Stadium Indira Park, Lower Tank…

Two Patriarchies

India’s right wing is quick to condemn Talibani patriarchy. But they outrage over the calling out of Brahminical patriarchy Written by Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd |Updated: November 22, 2018 12:16:01 am The poster must be seen against the backdrop of what is happening…