No women of menstruating age allowed in Sabarimala Temple

WION Oct 18, 2018, 09.08 AM(IST)

The doors to Kerala’s Sabarimala temple opened on Wednesday for the first time since the Supreme Court three weeks ago allowed women of all ages to enter the hilltop shrine, but female devotees were halted by a wall of resistance mounted by traditionalists who turned them away, intimidated journalists and clashed with the police.