See Pad-n-all, with belt
from about the 1930s-40s, U.S.A.
See a Modess True or False?
ad in The American Girl magazine, January 1947, and
actress Carol Lynley in "How
Shall I Tell My Daughter" booklet ad (1955) - Modess . . . . because ads (many
The Museum of Menstruation and Women's Health
Her Mahine Ki...
A kit to teach visually impaired girls about
menstruation in India, page 1
Created by Sadhvi Thukral
better project could there be than teaching
a minority about something that shames a
vast majority of people?
As her final degree project at the Pearl
Academy of Fashion in India's capital, New
Delhi, Sadhvi Thukral created a practical kit
for teaching visually impaired girls the facts
Students use their hands on three-dimensional
models and items as well as on braille
explanations. There's written text for the
Artisans and institutions throughout India
can adapt the basic model to their own needs
and customs. Ms. Thukral retains all rights in
addition to prohibiting any commercial use of
her ideas; and she must be credited. Read all
her rights here.
See more of her project
(pdf) in addition to the photos below.
This museum, MUM, does not own any of these
Ms. Thukral's mentor for the
project was Sumita Sarkar, Pearl
Academy of Fashion, Delhi.
Her co-mentor: Lakshmi Murthy,
Her advisors: teachers and students of
Saksham Daksh, Noida, UP.
Thukral at firstname.lastname@example.org
Lakshmi Murthy for telling me about
Sadhvi Thukral's valuable work and arranging
our contact! See Ms. Murthy's
own exceptional contributions.
|Below: Ms. Thukral got top billing
Today (India) published this photo
and text on 5 June 2012, pp. 22-23.
The captions explain the photos. I took
these from a pdf of Ms. Thukral's booklet.
NEXT page of
Kahani Her Mahine Ki...
Murthy's Indian project supported
by the MacArthur Foundation.
from Indian sources and e-mail about
menstruation (scroll down).
some text and photos ©2012 Sadhvi
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