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India is blessed with culture, traditions and customs which has offered prominence for women in the society. These customs and traditions are respected by everyone but sometimes they forget that are leaving behind the real one who needs to be respected “women”. Blind faith of people in culture has harmed women innumerable ways. The development of women was always hindered by the glass ceiling imposed by society, religion, and customs. Women Empowerment is not limited towards bringing up women and motivating them to understand that sky is not the limit but also is all about educating and instilling men the sense of respect and honor towards women. This paper on the topic ‘Women Empowerment & An overview of government initiatives towards women entrepreneurship’ seeks to understand how much women are empowered to be on its own and how women are contributing to the national economy.

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Monica K. (2019). Women Empowerment & an Overview of Government Schemes Towards Women Entrepreneurship. Thematics Journal of Geography, 8(12), 543-549. Retrieved from