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Moms Who Changed The World

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The contribution of our mothers to our lives is immeasurable and no amount of thanks can convey our gratitude. Mother’s Day provides us with an opportunity to show our mothers how much we appreciate their efforts and celebrate their presence.

Read our ClipBook to know about mothers who changed the way the world perceived women.

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Rani Lakshmibai

Born in 1835, the Queen of Jhansi, Rani Lakshmibai, can be best described as a rebel who fought hard in the Indian Rebellion of 1857 which began on May 10, 1857. Famously known as Rani of Jhansi, Lakshmibai ...

Savitribai Phule

A leading social reformer of her time, Savitribai Phule is hailed for her contribution in the field of education. Savitribai was a crusader for women empowerment as she broke all stereotypes and spent her ...

Sojourner Truth

A former slave, Sojourner Truth became an outspoken advocate for abolition, temperance, and civil and women’s rights in the nineteenth century. Her Civil War work earned her an invitation to ...

Lakshmi Sahgal

Lakshmi Sahgal was a revolutionary of the Indian independence movement, an officer of the Indian National Army, and the Minister of Women's Affairs in the Azad Hind government. Sahgal is ...

Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay

A freedom fighter, actor, social activist, art enthusiast, politician and free-thinking feminist all rolled into one, Kamaladevi’s contributions to India are staggeringly diverse. Her ideas, from feminism and egalitarian politics...

Mangala Narlikar

Born in a family and time when one could not question the authority of one’s parents, she was a bright student in her school. Having won the middle school and high school scholarships, she was...

Arati Saha

Behind many of the world’s best adventures are women who broke barriers, broke records, or simply went above and beyond what was considered possible or even the norm for women at their time. Although...

Mary Kom

Mary Kom is famed as a five-time World Boxing Champion and the only boxer to win a medal in every one of the six world championships. In the 2012 Olympics, she became the first Indian women boxer...

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