Of late, Indian women have made their mark across the whole world. By breaking the shackles of a male dominated society, Indian women have set an inspiring example of Women Empowerment. They are no longer a showpiece to be kept at home. They have come out of all the barriers to reach success in every aspect of life, whether it is business, literature , politics, technology, beauty contests , sports or entertainment. Women in the modern era stand as the insignia of India’s development and equality. She is wisely performing all her roles in the form of a wife, mother, daughter , a minister, an executive, an actress, a scientist and a sports player.
entrepreneurs like Indira Nui , Naina Lal Kidwai, Simon Tata, Parmeshwar
Godrej, Ekta Kapur, Ritu kumar etc. joined economic activities to inculcate the entrepreneurial spirit in women and encourage other them to stand on their own feet.
Literature: Arundhati Roy, Anita Desai, Kiran Desai, Shobhaa De , Jhumpa Lahiri are a few
names of women in Indian literature. Not just in India now these women are recognized all over the world after winning many awards for their work in literature.
Politics: No need to mention that women have played a significant role in Indian politics since independence.
From Sarojini Naidu, Vijaylakshami Pandit, Indira Gandhi to Pratibha Patil, Sonia Gandhi, Sushma Swaraj etc. Indian women have achieved a success in politics.
Technology: Indian women have played a pivoted role in technology also. Kalpana Chawla, and Sunita Williams
made India proud in the whole universe. Women are coming up with young and revolutionary ideas thereby dominating various aspects of science and technology.
Social Work: Mother Teresa, the winner of Noble Prize for Peace, is the renowned name among the women social workers.
Other famous names in this list are Kiran Bedi, Vrinda Karat, Medha Patkar etc. who have made several contributions in this field.
Beauty Contests: Reita Faria, Nafisa Ali, Aishwarya Rai, Sushmita Sen, Lara Dutta, Diana Hayden, Priyanka Chopra etc. are the glorious names of Indian women who have made India
feel proud in the universe, with their natural beauty and wise brains.
Sports: With PT Usha in athletics, Sania Mirza inTennis, Karnam Malleshwari in weight lifting,
Entertainment: Last but not the least we have many Indian actresses and singers who have made their contribution in the Indian film industry and made it famous across the world. Nutan,
Madhubala, Shabana Azmi, Smita Patil, Hema Malini, Jaya Bachchan Madhuri Dixit, Karishma Kapur, Kajol, Aishwarya Rai have made many achievements in Indian cinema. In the same way M.S. Subbulakshmi
Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Alka Yagnik, Kavita Krishnamurthy, Sherya Ghoshal, Sunidhi Chauhan etc. have won hearts of people around the world with their God-gifted voices.