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Anniversary Issue – January 2019Video Page

Video Page: The Amorous Adventures of Shakku and Megha in the Valley of Consent

Navigating the thin line between ‘yes, no, and maybe’ while verbally expressing consent can be tricky. There are times when one might want their partner to make the first move, and there are times when one might be confused about their own sexual boundaries despite experiencing physical or emotional attraction towards a person. How does one negotiate the “delicate and complex” terrain of giving, receiving and respecting consent, and safely and effectively express sexual desire? The Amorous Adventures of Shakku and Megha in the Valley of Consent, a delightful and informative video from Agents of Ishq, addresses these issues using song and dance in the traditional form of the ‘lavani’.

 

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