Category: Religion

महिनावारी हामी सबैको जिम्मेबारी Menstruation is Everyone’s Business

by Radha Paudel

It is mini handbook, included 67 questions related to menstruation, found in Nepal during a course of my work, study and experience. It could be useful to any kinds of scholars and activists around menstruation. I wanted to publish it as handbook so would help in building confidence to initiate dialogue around dignified menstruation. महिनाबारीको […]

#teejsong2017, #menstruation

by Radha Paudel

तीजको लहर आयोबरिलै,  तीजको लहरआयो बरिलै,  दाजु भाई, दिदीर बहिनी रमाउबरिलै । +++++++++++++++++ चहिदैन गहना, चहिदैन महँगा लुगा पनि, पञ्चमी पूजा लाउ, नभने है सबै मिली ।  तीजकोलहर आयो बरिलै,  तीजको लहर आयोबरिलै , दाजु भाई, दिदीर बहिनी रमाउबरिलै । +++++++ बिदेशबाट  आयोफोन,  बनैमाभाउजु बोल्छिन, मेसेन्जार्माफुर्किएर आमा नातिनीनचाउछिन् । प्रकिर्ती चिन्न बिज्ञानलेसगायो, अपठ्यरो जिबन सजिलोबनायो […]

#Shed, #Chhaupadi, #Achham, #Dailekh, #Kailali, #Menstruation

by Radha Paudel

Often I think, my blood is all about menstrual blood, my breath all about menstrual blood and I am thinking , working, writing, doing etc. about menstruation associated with Human Right, Peace, Empowerment, SDGs WASH in many ways.  Just about a week ago I was in Dailekh for same and I have few photos of […]

Dialogue: Shed for Menstruation

by Radha Paudel

 Clean Sheds during Menstruation:  While walking through the villages to villages in Dailekh, I met Kamala (name changed), married, adolescent girl. She smiled and pointed the shed and shared, ‘my sister in law and myself started to use my maternal shed during menstruation because shed of maternal house is clean than here’.  Kamala’s father was […]

Acted as Priest during Janaipurnima

by Radha Paudel

दश कक्षा पड्दै गर्दाको कुरा हो । बा बेसरी बिरामी पर्नु भो, केही कसै नलागे पछी ठुलो भिनाजु उमा कान्त रेग्मी र बा भएर काठमाडौं जानु भयो। तिन्तका खबर खाबर गर्ने केही साधन पनि थिएन र औकात पनि। आमाले सधैं बेलुका बत्ती बाल्नु हुन्थ्यो शायद भगवान सँग प्रथाना गरेको होला भन्ने लाग्छ किन भने हाम्रो […]