Author: Kohinur Khyum

Kohinur Khyum is a reporter for NEHA and a journalist based in Bangladesh. She received her bachelor’s degree in English literature from East West University and her first master’s degree in criminology and criminal justice from Dhaka University. She covers gender and LGBTQ issues, crime, health, and human rights.

Female monk Samani Sanmati Pragya explains one of India's oldest religions, its emphasis on harmlessness, and why she covers mouth.