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VOF Week 2: (World Pulse a Great Change in my Life)


World Pulse gives me a new life. My new life gives me how to swim in the ocean of thinking. For an instance, when I was young, I was very curious to know what was going in my village. I wanted to know why only some people gathered and talked each other, what were they doing and why they had to do. Why only men not Women? I made my father irate by asking sets of questions. When I asked to my neighbors they ignored my questions and said that being a girl it is not good for me to be curious about everything.

My family and relatives created a virtual picture. I was told that I cannot go outside without the permission of my husband in the future and should not have male friends. I was thinking why the same mother children have to live differently? Why these superstitions are only to daughter? How daughters can be unity to remove these superstitions and bring equalities in our society? Alike, I saw women as victims of cross fire in the war while Maoist was in the jungle. Women were raped and killed by army and Maoist. I was against these violation and thought words are powerful. I decided to raise my voice but didn’t get place to share with other. Honestly, I was little scared too.

One day I found a turning point of my life when I heard about World pulse from my teacher in the assembly. I was so excited. Then I immediately joined the group and started to share my stories. Yesterday my neighbors didn’t want to hear anything from me but today the world is waiting for my voice because of World Pulse. It provides me the place and courage to raise me and my community’s women’s voice which also helped to find solutions. My dreams have come true with the help of world pulse. It is not just a dream, but it is also a power of revolution for me. I am very inspired from world pulse because it is leads by women with the support of male.

World pulse is helping me to relay my unheard story and voice. The way world pulse shakes the earth through its magazines and websites inspire me because it is grabbing the attention of powerful people. Equally, this journey also led to exchange culture through the global communities. It helps me to connect the global communities by supporting each other dreams, commenting and caring our future generation. World pulse has given me golden chance to raise my voices.

Thus, Life is challenging. We have to fight to get a single thing but if we try confidently we can get all in the world. Everything is possible; I learnt it from world pulse. I have no fear to see a dream of a better future and to express my opinions and thoughts. Now I can freely raise my voice. Isn’t it a great change of my life?



mrudberg99's picture

Journalist by nature!

Greetings from Chicago,IL Sunita! Thank you so much for a beautifully written and engaging post.

I got chills reading your experience as a little girl - noticing, reflecting, questioning and internally thinking (at that time) there has to be another way! It seems you haven't stopped asking those questions even as an adult and now KNOWING there IS another way! You clearly felt and knew this though as a young girl - that's a gift.

Knowing this, I hope you will continue to challenge not only yourself to ask even deeper questions but encourage other women around you to do the same. You are a leader, mentor and teacher in your community (and to family and friends, I'm sure!) - and to me - so I look forward to continuing our conversation and asking one another meaningful, powerful questions as we go.

What then, Sunita, is the one thing you'd like to see change in your community or in the work you do and how can you take action on it NOW?

Thank you again, Sunita!


Molly Rudberg-Leshnock
Curator of Leadership
Brand Storyteller

Dear Molly,
"Namaskar" from Nepal,
Thank you so much for your comments.
Definitely, today also my mind is full of questions. As the time flew, I found my childish answer but gradually the form of my questions became more complex and I need to find more answers to bring change in my society.
I will be happy to challenge myself by answering your powerful questions. Let’s begin the conversation.

I wanted to bring change in my community. To bring change in my community, I need to develop myself. In my community women are not educated like us. To go in community and working with illiterate women is a challenging work. Before going to the community, I need to prepare myself, what types of problem will I face in those types of community. What can I do to solve the problem? I need to understand the real world. The more I learn, the more I understand the problem, the more I develop in my work, Understanding the problem will help me to bring change in my country. Solving the problem means encouraging women to raise their voice for their right. I will help them how to do it. I will show them the way how to bring change in their lives. I will take the help of my social network friends to help them. Now I will write about them and find the solution from my global communication. Our global community which is created by world pulse will help me to do so. As a global community, will you please help me to do so?
Thank you

With Love and Regards
Sunita Basnet

Genice Jacobs's picture

Thank you

Beautiful essay. I am in awe. Thank you for sharing your beautiful voice. Never stop asking questions. Never stop challenging the status quo. You are a precious gem and an inspiration. Your commitment will open doors for women in your country and the world.

Sending blessings,
Oakland, California, USA

Genice Jacobs

sunita.basnet's picture

You are Precious to me.

Dear Genice,
Warm greeting "Namaskar" from Nepal.
Thank you so much for commenting and inspiring me. I hope so but there are many things to do. keep in touch, you are very preciuos to me. Thanks for your comment.
Thank you
With Love and regards
Sunita Basnet

With Love and Regards
Sunita Basnet

amelia's picture

Embracing the connection!


It is so great to hear a firsthand account of the power a network like Pulse Wire holds for women! I hope that your global connections and communities continue to expand with your activity on Pulse Wire. I think sharing your story will truly be an inspiration for other women looking for the platform their voices deserve.

Best of luck to you!


Dear Amelia,
"Namaskar" a greeting from Nepal.
I have just send you a friend request to you. please have a look.
Thank you so much for your inspiration. Ofcourse, nowadays I am busy with my global community. Sharing stories and commenting each other is really a great opportunities. I have find a way to solve my problem. It's my pleasure to be a member of worldpulse. Please keep in touch.
With Love and Regards
Sunita Basnet

With Love and Regards
Sunita Basnet

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