Making the Switch…Jharna

Eco Femme ambassador, Jharna, shares her story on switching to sustainable menstrual products and becoming a menstrual health educator. I have always had a decent, mildly painful, only 5 day long [...]


The Language of Menstruation

  “It is important to examine the language we use, or the language that we have been forbidden to use, and question how it is instrumental in constructing how we think about our body [...]


Eco Femme in Ladakh

From 5th – 20th July 2017, Kathy Walking, Nikethana Venkatesan and Mamta Kandari represented Eco Femme, Auroville on a visit to Zanskar Valley, Ladakh in collaboration with Roots [...]


Making the Switch…Rajasi

Rajasi shares her making the switch story. Thank you for sharing Rajasi! It’s been 15 years I’m bleeding and I decided to write a reflection about it. I remember how my mother had [...]


Isa and her work

We wanted to share a bit about a truly amazing lady, Isa, a nurse and environmentalist, living in Madhya Pradesh, central India. She conducts educational sessions and promotes Eco Femme pads from [...]



Masika, the latest offering from Auroville Video Productions, is a documentary that informs women in India about the environmental and social impact of disposable sanitary napkins and suggests [...]


Hands off those pickles, lady!

Carrot, gooseberry, mango, lemon, onion, lime, cucumber…ah, pickles and chutneys.  Salty, spicy and savory, these compulsory condiments are essential to enjoying any South Indian tali, and [...]