Workshop on the Emancipation and Empowerment of Widows Organized



The inauguration of The workshop on the emancipation and empowerment of widows by Raja Ram Mohan Roy and Pandit Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar Foundation took place recently.

Dr Shashi Panja, Subrata Mukherjee, Dr. Niladri Banerjee (a descendant of Pandit Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar), Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak and others graced the event.

The inauguration was followed by a book launch “The contributions of Raja Ram Mohan Roy and Pandit Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar for Emancipation and Empowerment of Widows”.

The workshop’s main objective was to take forward the message that these two eminent personalities propagated. It shed light on including widows in the society and helping them in uplifting their lives for the better.

The occasion also saw the presence of widows from Vrindavan, Varanasi, Sunderbans and other areas.

Priyanka Dutta

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