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

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Motherhood in Ancient India

This paper examines the role of women as mothers in ancient India as revealed in the various texts and locates society's attitude to women in material production. The woman was the human counterpart of land in a patri- archally organised agricultural society

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