Anushka Regmi

The contributor for Republica.

How fair are the rules during Menstruation in the Hindu Culture

Published On: October 30, 2018 09:21 AM NPT By: Anushka Regmi

Brought up in a Brahmin family, I have experienced different practices done by girls in the name of religion and culture. Among those practices the most common and  unwanted  is that of treating a girl during her menstruation. A girl being physically weak in those 4 days of month has to face not only those cramps and pains but has to confront situations of being addressed as   ‘impure’.