One of the first national-level issues that brought women's groups together was the Mathura rape case. The Begums of Bhopal were also considered notable female rulers during this period. Many women experience a sexual renaissance in their later years. S, from his books on Sikh history, the Sikh women "have on occasions shown themselves the equals of men in wisdom and administrative ability. When it comes to women's priorities, why, once in a secure relationship, is sex no longer on top? Sister Nivedita Girls' School was inaugurated Many women have emerged as leaders of local movements; for example, Medha Patkar of the Narmada Bachao Andolan. Mai Desan, the widow of Charhat Singh Sukarchakia, was a great administrator, an experienced and a wise diplomat who conducted the civil and military affairs dexterously. Just as problematic, when left to their own devices, people tend to use prescreening criteria that emphasize outward appearances looks, possessions, etc. Even more impressive is the second statistic, about the high levels of satisfaction reported by those in arranged marriages over the longer-term. But this is not always the case. She administered her territory efficiently. Research indicates that one-third of couples experience significant sexual loss upon having children. This book shows that role of women during marriage had been specified clearly, and the patriarchal view of society had emerged clearly, as they detail the service of women to men in marriage. Those in arranged marriages were just as satisfied with their marriage and loved their partner as intensely as those who wed through free-choice. The Rajputs of Rajasthan, started the practice of Jauhar after a century of Islamic invasions in the 10th century.