Stories

The Plight Of Women: Young Girls

This is part 2 in our series about the plight facing girls who live in India. Read Part 1 – The Plight of Women: Baby Girls and Part 3 – The Plight of Women: Adulthood Dangers for young...

Reaching Devadasis

Temple prostitutes are called “devadasis” in India. These girls are often from the lowest castes in India—their parents have given them to temples as human offerings in order to appease...

What is a Devadasi?

Devadasi. You might not know this word, but it’s an ancient religious practice that still ensnares young girls in India today into a life of sexual exploitation. In India, devadasi means “servant...