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Now 30, 100% shudh desi lesbian. Likes living large, and on the edge. Dislikes stagnation, fence sitting and hypocrites. Lives in a bubble of joy, with occasional lapses into drama queendom. Currently nursing a massive crush on actress Chitrangada Singh (kind of eerie, her resemblance to the late Smita Patil, don’t you think?). Aspires to build a fully functional support system for the Gaysi community in India. And most importantly, top the 'Hottest eligible desi-lezzie' list one bright sunny day.

Equal…Ya Rite!

And we thought grass was greener on the other side. Guess not.

The usual slew of groups will be marching in the parade, from the “Telugu Literary and Cultural Association” …

Delhi Pride, 2009

[Pictures contributed by da gorgeous Ms. Gangwani. What can I say, I’m forever indebted. Thank You.]

When Baba Ramdev Broke My Heart

Once upon a time, I use to admire this man. This man, Baba Ramdev. No no! Not because he wears the saffron dhoti. Or single handedly popularized Pantanjali’s yoga shaastra. …

Tum Gay Ho?

Over the decades, urban Indian parents have chipped away one reservation after another in the interests of their children’s well-being. Most parents today easily accept that their children may marry …

Thoughts On IPC 377

Sumant Srivathsan talks about the good, the bad and the missing.

The HC ruling states that it will be used to govern laws pertaining to non-consensual unnatural sexual activity involving …

Queer Nazaria

As part of the pre-march celebrations the awesome folks behind the Queer Azaadi Mumbai March (to be held on 16th August) have organized a film program, appropriately titled – …

Virgin

If only we too had the liberty to think out of the box! Needless to say, brilliant stuff…don’t you think?…

India’s First Gay Marriage?

Yes we all are (at least us, the Queer folks & supporters) bouncing with joy over the recent Delhi High court verdict – in a way – legalizing Homosexuality.

But …

IPC 377 – To Be Or Not To Be?

Well we will find out today.

The much-awaited verdict on the eight-year-old public interest litigation (PIL) seeking decriminalization of homosexuality would finally be delivered by the Delhi High Court on …

A Utopian Dream…

If you are living in India and words like free society, 21st Century, democracy….mean next to nothing. But what does stay, and kicks us hard up in the arse …

It’s Pride Time Homies! (Updated)

 

Delhi Queer Pride ’09

 

 

Queer Pride is a celebration. It is about loving who we are, whether lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, hijra or straight, and affirming everyone’s …

It’s Pride Time Homies!

Last year we saw over 600 people attend the vibrant Bengaluru Pride March. But this year the fantastic folks managing the march are back with much bigger and brighter plans. …

In Mumbai, Then Be Here…

It happens very rarely that you get to feast on such a fantastic line of work. So if you are in Mumbai on 23rd June this IS the place …

Back In Action

Look people who’s back in action – the initiator of Gaysi voice, India’s first LGBT magazine – Bombay Dost.

Bombay Dost, India’s first registered gay magazine, was launched …

Different Perspective

Karan Goel (27), who suffers from retinitis pigmentosa (90 per cent blindness), has made a film, The Other Side, on the gay community that urges society not to treat them …

Marriage Gone Sour

(Regarding the lack of posts – No we haven’t been sleeping, we have just been sleeping)

Now this bit of news has me confused. More like divided on the issue …

Food For Thought

An interesting conversation with a biologist friend. His point:

When we talk of heterosexual relationships (from an Indian perspective), our thoughts are mostly centred around terms like compatibility, personality, profession, …

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