Chaupadi Pratha is the tradition (pratha) that urges women to follow the rule that has been made centuries of years ago, where women during the menstruation or while they are pregnant they are forced to stay outside home without touching any one. During menstruation women are not allowed to enter home, school and temple, they are not allowed to attend any of the social religions.
The trend has been changing slowly since the Ban was imposed by Supreme Court of Nepal in 2004, Some family now a day’s does not follow the tradition, while some still practice it inside house where they are fed well and taken care with and some places of Nepal usually Mid and far western part of Nepal there is a regular practice of Chaupadi .
It is believed that, there was no practice of Menstruation till the era of God Indra. Continue reading