Women cyclists

Since the arrival of the bicycle in India, the Parsi community has actively undertaken cycling as a form of transport and long-distance adventure. But mostly, the stories belong to men. I am interested to discover experiences of women who have cycled between 1940 and 1980s in any part of India for any purpose. I am currently an assistant professor of South Asian History at Shiv Nadar University, Delhi-NCR (National Capital Region), and working on a project on women and cycling in post-independent India. If you have cycled during this period or know any female relative/friend/colleague who has done so, please contact me by email. It would be very helpful if you could respond to a research questionnaire. Dr DIVYA KANNAN  Delhi divya.kannan@snu.edu.in  ...

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The Arethna Sisters, Jasmin and Armin have over 40 National Titles to their Name!! These prestigious awards include 5 Asian Medals......https://parsi-times.com/2021/07/jasmin-arethna-a-passion-for-cycling/
- Zarine Kharas
- 21-Jan-2022


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