Need for ‘Maasika Mahotsav’

'Maasika Mahotsav' is the brainchild of 'A Period of Sharing', an initiative by an organisation called Muse founded by Amritha Mohan and Nishant Bangera. The main aim of this festival is to break the stereotypes which have been continuing in our society since ages.

Ban those taboos, period!

Conversation around menstruation is avoided in India even today. One cannot openly discuss the problems related to something as natural as menstruation as it is considered embarrassing, dirty and impure. In fact, poor menstrual hygiene is behind nearly 70 per cent of all reproductive diseases.