This year October 10th marks the beginning of Navratri, a Hindu Festival celebrating the triumph of good over evil.
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Navratri, which translates as "nine nights," honors the Devi, the great Goddess and divine Mother. It begins on the first new moon in early autumn, usually late September or early October. On each of the nine nights people observing Navratri celebrate the triumph of good over evil, light over darkness, and knowledge over ignorance.
Educating yourself on the evils of human trafficking and modern day enslavement is a perfect way to honor the spirit of Navratri. To learn more about this issue click the button above. For inspiration on getting into the spirit of a fair trade fall, click here.
Forms of Abolition:
Forms of Slavery:
Domestic Servitude, Sex Trafficking, Forced Labor, Bonded Labor, Child Labor
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