Women in India

Who was Cornelia Sorabji?

November 15, 2017

Cornelia Sorabji (1866–1954) was first female advocate in India and first woman to practice law in India and Britain. She was also the first woman graduate from Bombay University and first Indian national to study and graduate at a British (Oxford) university. Cornelia was born in Nashik to Reverend Sorabji...