Shashwati Women's Museum
First Online: January 01, 2002
Page Last Updated: January 01, 2015
the best kept secrets of Bangalore city is the Shashwati Women's Museum at the N.M.K.R.V. College.
Founded by the great educator/scholar C.N. Mangala (popular by her pen
name Chi. Na. Mangala - picture -
it showcases arts and artifacts depicting the life of women in India
though the ages. Artifacts include tools women used for household chores,
examples of women's art, handicrafts, ornaments, and means of infant care. Here are
some pictures from Shashwati (meaning
durable or inveterate) Museum Collection.
Pictures from Women's Museum
Women of India -- Frequently asked questions and articles on the roles and status of women in India. Includes biographies, topics on Sati, widows, history and artifacts.
Search for more pictures from the Shashwati
Artifacts of Heritage -- An assorted collection of historical and cultural artifacts from the Indian subcontinent