Have JNU Students Forgotten Vivekananda's Contribution Towards Women Education?
15, Nov 2019, 4:33 PM IST
On November 14, students of Jawaharlal Nehru University again courted controversy by vandalizing a soon-to-be inaugurated statue of Swami Vivekanada in the campus. The shocking visuals of the vandalized statue sparked a massive outcry across social media platforms, with several netizens questioning those involved if they have forgotten the life and work of Swami Vivekanada, especially in the field of women education.
In this episode of Not For Women Only, we take a look at how Swami Vivekanada ushered in a strong belief that women must be put in a position of power to solve their own problem in their own way and this was possible only through education.