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2015-09-05T22:48:54+05:30
They do not die but they do not really get freedom. The reason is that people thought that the gods would feel offended if the wife of a dead person get the freedom but not them. The women were supposed to stay in grief
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2015-09-05T22:55:23+05:30
The people in olden days ...
Believes that husband is the light of the house and women is only meant for cooking the food , and have to feed her children and husband. the women is permitted to the kitchen that's it . In olden days, women ( girls ) are not even allowed to step out of the house . there is no equality those days , women is discriminated by the men . In INDIA at older periods, child marriages are done by the people , when the girl's age is 6 approx and the boy's age is some 60 , like that . so husband dies fast . when the husband dies then they treated the wife ( widow ) as a statue, they ( uncle / aunt ) will torcher these widows like any thing . by this, some people thought that we can save women for these evils . they supposed were to kill the women . And they started to kill the wife when her husband dies , she have to die along with him.it is called as " sathi ".


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In olden days, women ( girls ) are not even allowed to step out of the house . there is no equality those days , women is discriminated by the men . In INDIA at older periods, child marriages are done by the people , when the girl's age is 6 approx and the boy's age is some 60 , like that . so husband dies fast . when the husband dies then they treated the wife ( widow ) as a statue, they ( uncle / aunt ) will torcher these widows like any thing .
by this, some people thought that we can save women for these evils . they supposed were to kill the women . And they started to kill the wife when her husband dies , she have to die along with him.
it is called as " sathi ".