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Issue No : 104

  Reader's Forum

Poem : Lopamudra
Pratima Agnihotri

Our Debt to the Dynasty
A Humble Proposal...
Madhu Kishwar

Lakshmi and Alakshmi
The Kojagari Lakshmi Vrat Katha of Bengal
Bidyut Mohanty
Translation: Dulali Nag

Far Reaching Reforms
Legal Rights of Women in Turkey
by Canan Arin
Women for Women’s Human Rights, Turkey

Civil War and Uncivil Government
A Report to the People of India
by Andhra Pradesh Civil Liberties Committee & Others

Book Reviews : Of Passing Interest
A Partial Woman
by Mina Singh
Review: Latika Padgaonkar

Poems :Salar Jang Museum in Hyderabad
For a Woman to Think Alone

Wolfgang Somary, Katyayani

Short Story : The Return
Saadat Hasan Manto

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