A woman, attended by two midwives, is giving birth in a small village in India. When the child's cry rings, the father bangs on a steel plate to attract the attention of all the villagers, who assemble, eager to hear the good news. But when the midwife announces that the child is a daughter, the banging stops, followed by a stunned silence. Shortly thereafter the father takes the baby and drowns it in a Calderon of milk. This practice continues on and as a result, many years later there are men and boys everywhere and no women.
A widowed man, Ramsharan, ponders his plight and that of his two grown son, who he is unable to get married. No marriage has taken in this village for 15 years, save for one, which was annulled as the young 14-year old...
days agoMATRUBHOOMI-A NATION WITHOUT WOMEN CAN BE COMPARED WITH A HORROR MOVIE.THE MOVIE STARTS WITH A FATHER DROWNING HIS CHILD BECAUSE SHE WAS A GIRL. THIS PRACTICE WENT FOR YEARS AND AS A RESULT THERE WAS ALMOST NO WOMEN ONLY MEN. MEN ARE ANIMALS SO IF THERE IS A MARRIAGE IN A HOUSE THEN THE ENTIRE MALE MEMBERS FEEDS ON THE NEWLY- BRIDE. KALKI ALSO SUFFERED THE TORTURE BUT ULTIMATELY SHE MANAGED TO GIVE BIRTH TO A BABY GIRL AND SHE HELD HER HIGH