Entries by Nabila

Nov 2018 Newsletter: Indian Confinement Practices

By Namrata Trivedi, BMSG EXCO Member I can hear mum’s footsteps as she walks into the house while the maalishwali* is vigorously rubbing me down with a concoction of warm oils and herbs. My newborn is snoozing away in the cot nearby after being given a bath and massage, which he violently protests daily. I wonder […]