Rig Vedic Women Sexually more Confident Than Men No Dowry Sati


Women  had Upanayan ceremony conducted for them to initiate them into study of Vedas.They were allowed to choose their partners.They had swamvars conducted to choose their husbands.( There were five types of Marriages according to Shastras and seven types of Marriages according to Tamil culture.)Women were called Rishikas if they remained ascetics, and Gruhni or Gruhalakshmi.Gruhni means one who is Home, Head of Home,Gruhalakshmi means one who is Wealth of House. Tamil ,an ancient language of India calls a married women as இல்லாள்,One who rules the home.A man , according to shastras ceases