Swami Balendu describes how a girl came to apply for ‘any kind of work’ but then refused that of a waitress. Read how this attitude doesn’t fit with their restaurant.
Swami Balendu tells of an incident when his daughter very clearly showed that for her, marriage is independent of gender. Read how she comes to this thinking.
Swami Balendu writes about judging others around you, especially if you have only had a little glimpse of their lives. This could happen with you, too – and you might not like the judgement at all!
Swami Balendu describes how his daughter was offered a mobile phone by a stranger in an attempt of making conversation with her!
Swami Balendu writes about the situation of young Indians, especially young women in metropolitan cities who have the habit of lying to their parents – because they don’t follow their traditions!
Swami Balendu tells how a lot of moral values have their base in outdated, old traditions which are not valid anymore – which is why they should not dictate our behaviour or thoughts!
Swami Balendu describes how in India, women are pressurized for having children once they are married – and what happens if they actually cannot! This shows the cruelty of society!
Swami Balendu describes how gender roles are kept alive by women and men alike, for example when women take the load of household work and men don’t mind or help!
Swami Balendu describes in which way traditional gender roles are still a problem even in the west, not only in India. Read about ideas of manly and unmanly work!
Swami Balendu explains that he doesn’t think of open relationships as something wrong, morally or socially, but simply doesn’t believe it would work!