10 Places where women are not allowed

Sabarimala Temple, Kerala

The Sabarimala Temple has historically barred entry to women of menstruating age, although this restriction has undergone legal challenges and revisions.

Haji Ali Dargah, Mumbai

The Haji Ali Dargah restricted women's access to the inner sanctum until 2016 when a court ruling allowed women to enter all areas of the shrine.

Mount Athos, Greece

Mount Athos is an autonomous monastic state in Greece where only men are permitted to visit, with strict restrictions on female entry.

Meenakshi Temple, Madurai

The Meenakshi Temple in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, historically prohibited women from entering the temple's innermost sanctum.

Some mosque

Certain mosques around the world, particularly conservative or traditional ones, may limit women's access or have separate prayer spaces designated for women.

Saint Catherine's Monastery, Egypt

Saint Catherine's Monastery in Sinai, Egypt, restricts access to the monastery itself to men only.

Some cultural or religious ceremonie

There may be specific cultural or religious ceremonies or rituals in various parts of the world where women's participation is limited or restricted.

The Western Wall, Jerusalem

The Western Wall in Jerusalem has separate prayer sections for men and women, with specific areas designated for each gender.

Some traditional clubs or organization

Certain traditional or exclusive clubs or organizations may have restrictions on women's membership or access.

Restricted tribal area

 In some remote tribal areas, access for outsiders, including women, may be limited due to cultural or traditional norms.