In spite of the Supreme Court ruling, social acceptance of women entering Sabarimala is a work in progress. Photo: AFP
A file photo of a former Travancore and Quilon Bank building, later converted into a hospital. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

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Sethu Lakshmi Bayi with her consort Rama Varma and their daughters, princesses Indira and Lalitamba. Photo: Jaygopal Varma

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