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Sabarimala: Are Purity Rituals Symptomatic Of 'Untouchability'?

Jan 03, 2019 09:13 PM IST India India

The historic entry of two women devotees at the Lord Ayyappa shrine in Sabarimala on Wednesday was marred by the death of a man protesting their entry and the temple shutting down for "purification" ritual post their entry. Watch this video to know whatthe Constitution and laws of our country say on the matter of women being discriminated against on grounds of menstruation.