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Hindu Women > Biographies > Great Personalities

Savithri

She chose a noble young man for her husband. She knew he had only a year to live, but yet she married him. Even the God of Death bowed to her love and devotion and restored her husband to life.

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Draupadi

The wife of the great Pandavas. renowned alike for her loveliness and her granite will. Volcanic, she reduced her enemies to the ashes. But her story is a saga of suffering.

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Jijabai

The mother of Shivaji who was the protector of the country as well religion. She was the embodiment of self - respect. That great mother suffered in silence and became a source of inspiration to her heroic son.

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Arundhati

The place of Arundhati, the wife of Brahmarsi Vasistha, is counted as one of the highest among the wives fully devoted to their husbands.

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Anasuya

Sati Anasuya was the wife of sage Atri. Pleasing Bhagavan Shiva with a formidable penance she got Bhagavan Dattatreya as her son.

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Kannagi

The name of Kannagi is recalled as a unique example indicating her dedication ( devotion ) to her husband ( pativratya ) and her chastity ( Satitva ).

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