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Stories of Change

Big Fat Indian Wedding

Marriage Or Marketplace?

 
 
 
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  •   Setting an example

    Setting an example

    Rani Tripathi’s stand against dowry inspires women across the country

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    The One-Rupee Wedding

    The One-Rupee Wedding

    How a Gujjar community is making sure that weddings become dowry-free

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    Speak Easy

    Speak Easy

    Viewers share personal stories about how they have resisted having exorbitant weddings

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    Simple is beautiful

    In 2011, a group of residents in Bhiwandi came together and started advocating simple and inexpensive weddings. It encourages parents to give the money set aside for dowry to their daughter as her share in the family property.

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    Simple is beautiful
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    NGO YOU SUPPORTED: UNIQUE HOME FOR GIRLS

    NGO YOU SUPPORTED: UNIQUE HOME FOR GIRLS

    A blessing, not a burden

    In Indian society, young girls and women are often seen as a liability to be married off soon after they hit puberty. But this mindset is being challenged by many NGOs. Among them is the Unique Home for Girls, which has offered love and shelter to infants and young women rejected by their families.

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    NGO YOU SUPPORTED: UNIQUE HOME FOR GIRLS
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