Breaking Gender Barricades

Team Project Sexuality

“I kept all the fasts and offered namaaz. But then I started questioning whether God even loves me or not? Why do I have to suffer so much? I was angry and stopped practising my religion. ” says 25- year old Jamal who identifies himself as a trans man.  From schools to offices, social space to legal recognition the battle for transgender rights remains unheard of.

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One Body, One Mind, Two Identities

Team Project Sexuality

The current structure of society is as such that it is immensely difficult to reveal your true self. And, if one belongs to the LGBTQ+ community then life becomes harder as the level of acceptance is so low. However, there are many people from the community who are willing to come out and talk about their identities so as to start a conversation.

Samantha Saxena identifies as a transgender gender fluid person

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Love in the time of ‘intolerance’: Religion no bar for this gay couple

Nikita Bishnoi

Since childhood, I have seen gay comical characters in movies and television series and they often were ridiculed. I often thought, do these people have a life other than being someone to be laughed upon? When I was to do a project, I knew, to explore the lives of gay people was exciting. My camera became an instrument to capture the life they lived.