The harder I try to junk Karva Chauth, the more entangled I get in its sexist web

Itika Sharma Punit
The harder I try to junk Karva Chauth, the more entangled I get in its sexist web

Over the past few days, Lovely Ladies, a WhatsApp group of women who reside in the Gurugram condominium I live in, has been abuzz. Most of the group’s 220-odd members have been spending hours sharing notes on where to get the best henna applied, the best stores to buy bangles from, and beautician cost.