Kovai Rainbow Festival

The city of Kovai celebrates it’s very first month long Pride Festival, concluding with a Pride March on the 27th.

A little late on our part, but what the heck! Gaysi People let’s put our hands together for the Kovai Queer folks.


The following are the events planned for the Kovai Rainbow Festival.

August 17th – Love and Equality – Lets talk unspoken love. An open discussion forum on love, marriage and relationships of the LGBT community and the release of book ‘Kaadhal Neethi’ authored by transgender rights activist Priyababu.

August 26th – Kovai Rainbow Film Festival – Short documentaries on LGB issues and premiere screening of short documentary films made by transgender women of Sahodari team

Two Radio shows planned (dates will be announced shortly)

August 27th – Kovai Rainbow Parade

Will keep you guys updated, in case we get detailed information on the same.

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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.