“Just like moons and like suns,
With the certainty of tides,
Just like hopes springing high,
Still I’ll rise.”
– Maya Angelou
Some women not only believe in such powerful messages but also empower others. Tripti Somani and Archana Gupta are two such wonen; they recently organized QueensXI women’s cricket league to extend theirher support towards women in sports.
QueensXI is first of it’s kind initiative taken in India and brings women and cricket together. They says that it gives her immense pleasure and satisfaction when she takes such initiatives which look towards breaking stereotypes.
Their contribution towards empowering women and bridging the male-female devide doesn’t srart or end here. They have been vested into helping women climb the social ladder since long. She has under taken and sucessfully organized various other contests like Rasoi Queen and has been associated with Confederation of Women Entrepreneurs. They have also made her contribution towards helping home makers come out of their domestic domains and become financially and economically independent women.
They both wishe to continue with the same enthusiasm and organize more such events that support women in rising against all odds.