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On International Women's Day, while the rest of India debated the validity of a monster problem over a documentary on India's most horrible rape in recent times, patriarchy was flexing its arms elsewhere in Tamil Nadu.
The 'mangalsutra' — an auspicious neckpiece worn by millions of married Hindu women around the world — is well-ingrained in Indian culture. Surely this innocuous piece of jewellery, a symbol of monoga...