Harihar Deka

Works of Harihar Deka

Gender Discrimination in Indian Perspective

There is a large ambiguity about the nature and status of women in Indian society. There are some sacred texts which give them a loftier status by saying them as mother goddess as Durga, Kali, Chandi etc. Women are envisaged as a symbol of power and they can evoke both fear and reverence. Woman can protect others and in different circumstances they can also wreak vengeance. If pleased, they can fulfill every wish and in contrast when annoyed they can unleash unprecedented displeasure. Some of...

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