The Transition by anwesha brahma

‘The Transition’ a narrative of Odisha’s transgender community to be screened in Delhi

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“Oh! Take a gander at the Hijra!! Aae… you anomaly of nature.” Hundreds of dirty looks and thousand of abuses were hurled at them for centuries. In any case, they survived only for something, i.e ‘respect. ‘After battling for equality, the transgender group was recognized by the Supreme Court as ‘third gender’in 2014. India’s Hijra Read more

Qissa Sensitization programme

QISSA Sensitization Programme | Dr Siddharth Nandi and Dr Prasad Dandekar |

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Dr. Siddhartha Nandi, core Team Member, Queer India Support (Q. I. S.) in collaboration with Dr. Prasad Raj Dandekar, H. O. D. Radiational Oncology, Sir H. N. Reliance Foundation Hospital & Founder, Health Professionals For Queer Indians (H. P. Q. I.), are organizing the following sensitisation programme at Lokmanya Tilak Medical College & Lokmanya Tilak Read more

Out and Loud Queer Film festival Pune

Out & Loud – Pune International Queer Film Festival | MIST | 6th -8th April |

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The Out & Loud Pune International Queer Film Festival, powered by MIST, is an annual event showcasing handpicked queer films from the world over. What’s more!? The festival promises an amazing line-up of performances and thought-provoking panel discussions. Besides coming together for the love of art and cinema, the festival will also be an open Read more

LGBT mental Health conference in Mumbai 10th March

LGBT mental Health conference | Indian Psychiatric Society | Nair Hospital |

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LGBT community (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) in India, faces many legal, social, sexual and health related challenges due to stigma attached. Incidence of mental health issues is significantly higher in the LGBT community and it is important for the mental health professionals to be updated with how to manage them. Indian Psychiatric Society in collaboration with Bombay Psychiatric Society has arranged Read more

The Color Positive Show – 18th Feb 2018 |

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Color positive is a theatrical production house started by Savio Mascarenhas  based out of Mumbai that deals with the taboo around LGBTQIA community in India and worldwide. They are a motley bunch of independent professionals from different streams who share this belief and are dedicated to keeping narrating more stories and conversations around it. Their first play Read more

Mile sur mera tumhara Rainbow voices mumbai

Mile Sur Mera Tumhara – Let Our Voices Unite | Rainbow Voices Mumbai

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Rainbow Voices Mumbai (India’s first LGBT choir) performed with London’s Pink Singers (Europe’s longest running LGBT choir) at the NCPA and their subsequent trip to sing with them at the London Pride, this year, Rainbow voices mumbai  has invited individual members from LGBT choirs across the world to join them in for their 2018 concert Read more