Mainstream Bollywood movie influencing age-old taboos about menstrual health in India

Over this long Holi weekend, I finally caught up with Padman - the Bollywood movie that tells the inspiring, real life story of Arunachalam Muruganantham – a school drop-out and social entrepreneur from Tamil Nadu who invented a low cost, sanitary pad making machine, and distributed pads to under-privileged women across India.   Arunachalam Muruganantham at TED@Bangalore. Photos courtesy TED@Bang...