Sunday, March 26, 2017

This Day In Women's History



March 26, 1974 – Gaura Devi leads a group of 27 women of Reni village of the Garhwal Himalayas, to prevent the cutting of trees. They resort to hugging the trees to protect them and give rise to the Chipko Movement in India.

Taken from: http://todayinwomenshistory.saintssistersandsluts.com/march/march-26/


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