Chennai Pride Festivities 2010

Hello Readers,

The sexy Pride Month is here and the celebrations have begun! Chennai is rocking this month with various events and contests to celebrate the visibility of alternate sexualities and gender identities.

Below is the snapshot of the some of the events to be held all through the month, crowning the ultimate Rainbow Pride March on June 27th.

Online Contest

Placard, Slogan and Poetry Contest

All month long!!

Venue : Chennai Rainbow Pride Website

Poster-making sessions

Dates: June11th,19th, and 20th.

Venue: The Shakti Resource Center, Besant Nagar on June 11.
“Spaces” , No: 1, Elliot’s Beach Road, Besant Nagar.

Time: 3:00 pm

Entry: Free, by invitation, please RSVP to the contact below.

Contact: Shakti Nataraj (

The Others and the Census – discussion by Sahodari Foundation

Date: June 10th

Venue: SWAM office

Time: 3 pm

Entry: Open to all.

Contact: Kalki (98847 00409,

Screening of Prodigal Sons

Date: June 11th

Venue: Consulate Auditorium

Time: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Queer Poetry  Reading

Date: June 12th

Venue: The Madras Terrace House, 15, Sripuram 2nd Street, Off R. K. Salai, Royapettah, Chennai 14

Time: 6:45 pm

Entry: Free, by invitation, please RSVP to Aniruddhan (9884017695,

The above events have been short-listed by us, at Gaysi. To get the complete list visit the Chennai Pride website/Events list.

You could also show your support by signing on the Campaign for Open Minds.


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