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(not)child's play

I am extremely delighted to hear that Malawi has banned child marriages, or more specifically, girl-child marriages. Malawi has one of the highest rates of child marriages in the world – forget playing with friends and going to school, girl-wives must accept a lifetime of submission to look after the household and their husbands. 422 more words

Hiten Tejwani's newest look revealed - Ganga

Sphere Origins’ who is best known for their show with a social message, Balika Vadhu, has now decided to launch yet another thought provoking show titled… 138 more words

What's Happenin'

News You May Have Missed (22-28 February, 2015)

Reggae band SOJA partnered with UNICEF’s Out-of-School Children initiative to produce the video “Shadow” to draw attention to the importance of education for all of the world’s children.   749 more words

Human Rights

"So therefore early marriage was sanctioned in India. Early marriage. Boy fifteen years, sixteen years, and girl twelve years. Not twelve years, ten years."

Prabhupada said, “Sex life, sex urge is there as soon as twelve years, thirteen years old, especially women. So therefore early marriage was sanctioned in India. 273 more words

Hare Krishna

The Importance Of Education

Read to your child, it’s one of the most important things you can do.  Give them the gift of an education. Do you know there are so many children – especially girls – who are deprived of an education?  347 more words