Plight of eunuchs

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This third gender should have equal social and economic rights as other population of India. Nearly 90% of Indian eunuchs live in poverty in grief condition. Their survival is through begging, entertaining in marriages/parties, blessing newly born child, prostitution, or other illegal jobs. Although they have gained recognition as Indian national yet are far from equally treated as other population. http://www.sadashivan.com/unwantedhumans/ (unwanted humans)

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Unsullied are eunuch slave soldiers, brutally trained in Astapor from age 5 from dawn to dust to teach them how to fight and to strip away all individuality, empathy, and self-worth, to unquestioning obedience and martial prowess, Only one in three survive, and those that fail at any stage are killed. They are fully castrated - penis and testicles cut. They consume an elixir called the Wine of Courage with every meal to deaden their sensitivity to pain.

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Eunuchs - castrated males - have been in existence since the 9th Century BC. The word derives from the Greek "keeper of the bed" because castrated men were in popular demand to guard royal harems. The practice is believed to have started in China where, at the end of the Ming dynasty, there were as many as 70,000 eunuchs in the grand palace itself and many thousands more waiting to fill vacancies in the royal quarters. In the 1930s, when American journalist Vincent Starrett visited Beijing…

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The Surprising Truth About Modern Eunuchs

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