March 5, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
Changing engrained social practices, like chaupadi, is never as simple as an activist campaign.
February 28, 2013
Women in rural Nepal sleep in huts, caves and animal sheds every month during their periods — a practice called chaupadi.
February 11, 2013
Mustard blossoms, bright yellow on tall green stalks; rows of young potato seedlings; a stack of papery dried marigolds and a pile of stones serve as a haphazard memorial for 17-year-old Laxmi Buda.
February 5, 2013
In light of publicity around rape in India, a look at the ingrained practice of chaupadi just north, in Nepal.
December 12, 2012
Nepal is majority Hindu, a religion known for powerful goddesses and "shakti"—feminine strength—yet gender discrimination is common. Educated women activists are rising up.