The names in this video have been changed to protect identities. A marriage proposal came for her. She met the family, liked them.They liked her. When the boy’s family demanded a dowry, her parents refused. And then started the torment. Community Correspondent Chanda Bharti from Uttar Pradesh reports. She refused...
In Rajasthan, a mass wedding ceremony is helping to put an end to dowry and child marriage.
In Orissa, men and women gather and choose spouses on the spot, removing the need for a dowry.
A Himalayan festival brings a rare chance for girls to be appreciated by their family in Uttarakhand
Rural women in India’s Maharashtra state get to play and dance – normally considered a taboo – on Nag Panchami.
India is a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural society.The great diversity is often reflected in the number of festivals and ceremonies.