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Breaking The Stereotype

05-02-2018 03:51 PM | Shilpika Bajpai | My Indian Dream


Breaking The Stereotype | My Indian Dream

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Tamil Nadu single mother performs daughter's kanyadaanam.

Kanyadaanam, the ritual of giving away the daughter is performed by the parents together. But Rajeshwari a single mother who raised her children alone broke the decade-old tradition. 

Rajeshwari performed her daughter's kanyadaanam alone instead of letting someone else conduct this major ritual. 

Kanyadaanam, a patriarchal ritual was done in a different way altogether by Rajeshwari breaking the norms. A very warm picture of the daughter getting married on her mother's lap has been doing rounds on social media.



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