Yaariyan brings you a fun evening with food and games which everyone can look forward to.
Kari, a graphic novel by Goa-based artist-writer Amruta Patil. It's very easy to fall in love with Kari, because her character is etched as a 'boatman' - a rescuer of lost souls - who'll guide them, hold their hands, listen and love, and want nothing in return. As the lines above indicate, Kari's not straight, either.
In our seventh year, we bring another evening of voices that challenge the ways in which we imagine our sexualities, genders and desires!
Set in contemporary Iran, A Separation is a compelling drama about the dissolution of a marriage. Simin wants to leave Iran with her husband Nader and daughter Termeh. Simin sues for divorce when Nader refuses to leave behind his Alzheimer-suffering father. Her request having failed, Simin returns to her parents' home, but Termeh decides to stay with Nader.
This event is a discussion group among family members, friends and allies of LGBTQ South Asians. Through dialogue and stories from parents, siblings, LGBT members and allies, this space will create a powerful opening towards greater acceptance and understanding, and unconditional love for LGBTQ members within the South Asian community at-large. Please join us for this pioneering event.
Meet Onir ( Director of National Award Winning film ‘I Am’) and Sridhar Rangayan (Flim Maker & Founder, The Humsafar Trust) at the launch.
A wonderful line up and it promises to be one of the most interesting discussions on Women's Writing and the Women's Movement (s) ever...
The second meet is already upon us, and it's exactly what any reader would dream to do - hold a discussion with the author about the story they've written, right after they've read it.
LesBiT is an organisation working for lesbian, bisexual women and transgender men in Bangalore. We are a predominantly working class, dalit, female born sexual and gender minorities group. Our members have migrated from different Southern States to build our homes and community in Bangalore.
KASHISH 2012 is sending out an open call to artists and designers across the world to design its official poster.
Come find out what we've been up to, share your thoughts, select new SALGA Board members, and HAVE SOME SAMOSAS AND CHAI!
As summer approaches soon and Holi just around the corner, Yaariyan welcomes one and all to make a BIG splash! We plan to for a Sunday picnic to WaterKingdom on 4th March 2012. Don your sultry beach wears and let’s make this one legendary!
The Bangalore Queer Film Festival is hosted by Good As You (GAY), Swabhava Trust and We're Here and Queer (WHaQ!). The fourth edition of the BQFF (2012) will take place on 24-26 February 2012 at the Alliance Française.
We're kick starting this year's Yaariyan calendar with a lovely book reading event with our dear friend and an amazing story teller, Ninad Jog.
QA Active hosts a discussion and a movie about Transgender Sensitization
Queer Ink is starting a book club, which will take books, stories, poetry, and pretty much any written word that catches our fancy and infuse it with meaning that's alternative and queer.
Love is in the Air...with Valentine around & "BIRDCAGE" presents it's first ever theme party.."RED N WHITE"... on 11th Feb...
Yeah yeah....we know what u wanna know next.... What's all the theme about?...
...Simple... just come in a nice WHITE / RED top (Compulsory)..maybe a nice shirt, tee,...any party wear you wish to... and BIRDCAGE will give you a RED/WHITE accessory... like a hat, tie,,,..etc, etc.
Queer Ink invites you to the Kala Ghoda festival for their event Out!: Personal stories to inspire, enlighten and entertain us!
Out! is a Queer Ink event for individuals to speak about their personal journeys of the tipping point that propelled them to use their art to seek the queer unknown.
Concert by the Bay, on Friday 27th January 2012 at Carter Road
Salvation Star & TimeOut Mumbai present MUMBAI PRIDE NIGHT-2012!- QAM FUNDRAISER NIGHT