This time join us for a lively discussion with Jaya Sharma (queer feminist activist) and Lesley Esteves (queer activists) and Ashwini, who were part of the early LGBT movement and lesbian organising in Delhi.
DarkMatter, the amazing duo that has been creating waves around the world for their poetry is composed of trans - South Asian artists Alok Vaid-Menon and Janani Balasubramanian.
I was sexually abused and thrashed. I was called hijra, chhakka (a derogatory term for hijras) and various other invectives.
Though my father and I are extremely close and I knew my parents would accept me eventually, I didn’t want to hurt them.
You are invited for a special event by Godrej India Culture Lab and Godrej’s Diversity & Inclusion team in collaboration with Community Business. The theme for this event is LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender) inclusion – both within and outside the workplace.
Sappho for Equality is organizing the third Media LGBT Interface on 3rd October 2015, 6 pm to 8 pm at Rotary Sadan, Kolkata
Time Out takes the giant leap of faith in Indian cinema.
I had to go through counseling and pooja’s to get rid of my Gay ‘Prem’ as they thought of it to be alien.
Instead of hushing the voice of love, we have been accepting it and encouraging it all these years, through our Rose Day, enabling more with love cards, crush cards, roses and what not.
They are a Gajon company, I was told with an air of dismissal. They do six or seven skits each night, not one long play like us. Men do their female roles.
Mafaka is a self-deprecating use of the Indian pidgin word for the popular expletive motherfucker.
Well, I discovered my sexuality as Gay when I was around 15 but the additional Gay was added after I attended my very first Gay Pride in 2010.
Gangsta Gudiya is a collaboration of artists, coming together to make songs that are entertaining and yet have important, sometimes, silly messages to convey.
I do not have the right to marry my lover
I'll always marry a man for love.
The process from coming out to ACCEPTANCE is perhaps the longest and probably the most difficult.
"Repeal socially obsolete laws, including section 377" : Speech on Repealing & Amending Bill.
Magizhvan is the tale of two gay lovers, caught in a situation where coming out (about their relationship) seems to be the only way out.
“It’s a sin. It’s an abomination. If you’re homosexual, God hates you.”
Roopbaan is a Bangladeshi non-profit, non-political, volunteer-based platform for LGBT individuals and their allies.
The ideology of the group was to form a healthy bond between the members of the queer community.