In Nepal, Exiled Each Month

nytimes.com — In far western Nepal, many believe that women who are menstruating are impure and bring bad luck. And so they are exiled each month, leaving them vulnerable to rape and other horrors.
Beautiful video for a heartbreaking and enraging story: In Nepal, Exiled Each Month nyti.ms/19qVUY5
RT @annderry: Powerful video by Poh Si Teng, Allison Shelley and Allyn Gaestel "In Nepal, (women are) Exiled Each Month" @nytvideo http://…
RT @DeepakAdk: Video story @nytimes on #Nepal's Chhaupadi tradition: girls having their first period are banished to a shed http://t.co/ey9…
Video story @nytimes on #Nepal's Chhaupadi tradition: girls having their first period are banished to a shed nytimes.com/video/2013/06/…
Great video. In remote village, Nepalese women are exiled, once, each month during menstruation: nytimes.com/video/2013/06/… #chaupadi
Women in rural Nepal, exiled from their homes during their periods, vulnerable to rape nytimes.com/video/2013/06/… h/t @whitneyshefte #muckreads
Important, and great video by @nytimes on Nepali women who are asked to live outside the house during menstruation. nyti.ms/11fJHxu