ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Govind DhaskeSubscribe to Govind Dhaske

Matting of Hair among Women in South-western India

Matting of hair is a neglected health problem in India with religious undertones and paucity of research on it. To capture the experiential understanding of matting of hair among women in south-western India, an interpretive phenomenological study was conducted. The thematic accounts of affected women uncovered the health and human rights marginalisation surrounding the matting of hair, effectively making it a neglected harmful cultural practice.
Back to Top