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Relationships

Why is a woman’s worth relative to the vows of marriage? What makes a woman who has either transgressed or bypassed these vows for her own happiness so threatening to the status quo? Samhita Arni refers back to legendary figures — mythological and actual — and studies how history is being both repeated and revised in modern culture
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November 27, 2019

The thought of marriage awakens a conventional wedding fantasy from her childhood, but it is also a bitter reminder of her otherness as both a queer woman and a member of the BDSM community. In an honest appointment with herself, Jaya Sharma analyses these contrasting truths.
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November 26, 2019

At a time when unmarried women were the exception, ’60s superstar Asha Parekh defied the norm and rejected a long list of suitors. Bollywood history rookie and the soon-to-wed Sadaf Shaikh reconciles her 21st-century feminist ideology with the still-single actor’s understated iconoclasm as their conversation elides the 50 years between them. . .
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Empower, Featured, Healing, Online Exclusive, power issue, Power Women, Relationships, Teacher, Team Verve, Women Empowerment, Women with Verve, Yoga
June 29, 2018

Fashion Features and Lifestyle Editor Shirin Mehta fondly writes about her yoga teacher, who has a remedy for almost every kind of pain
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Best friend, Confidante, Empower, Featured, Online Exclusive, Pal, power issue, Power Women, Relationships, Team Verve, Women Empowerment, Women with Verve
June 28, 2018

Executive Editor Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena reminisces about her time with a friend who has held her hand through the ups and downs of life
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Career, Empower, Featured, mentor, Online Exclusive, power issue, Power Women, Profession, Relationships, Team Verve, Women Empowerment, Women with Verve
June 27, 2018

Copy Editor Ranjabati Das expresses her gratitude towards a mentor who went beyond the professional call of duty to equip her with skills that would help her sail through life unscathed
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