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एक लंबी सनसनाहट

एक अलग जेंडर के शरीर के लिए मेरी इच्छा निरंतर और बेदर्द नहीं थी। ये तेज लहर सी होती और हमेशा मुझे उस शरीर के साथ काफ़ी संतुष्ट छोड़ जाती जो मेरे पास था। बृहन्नला का अवतार उस प्रकार की अस्थायी और पलटने योग्य संभावना के लिए एक संदर्भ बिंदु या आदर्श रूप बन गया।
A film still of Deepika Padukone and Ranbir Kapoor dancing with Holi colours thrown on them. Over the picture is a screenshot of a tweet that reads, "Balam pichkari joh tune mujhe mari, toh seedhi saadhi chhori ne harassment ki FIR likha di. & she was taken seriously. #FeministBollySongs"

Brushstrokes: #FeministBollySongs

Twitter has been rumbling with chuckles and giggles over the last few days with a trending slew of Tweets and memes on popular Bollywood numbers from across the decades. #FeministBollySongs was started by Imaan Sheikh and was taken over by funny feminists all over South Asia (take a bow!). These are some Tweets we found funny…
In Plainspeak English Audit In Plainspeak English Audit 100% 10 Painting of a woman playing sitar, sitting on a bench in a park. She is wearing an orange saree and a black blouse, and has her hair tied in a low bun. Screen reader support enabled. Painting of a woman playing sitar, sitting on a bench in a park. She is wearing an orange saree and a black blouse, and has her hair tied in a low bun.

The Editorial: Music, Dance and Sexuality

"Does my sexiness upset you? Does it come as a surprise that I dance like I have diamonds at the meeting of my thighs?" Maya Angelou Through dance and song we explore deep and intricate connections between our lives and issues related to sexual desire, pleasure and agency. In a way, music and dance are…
Collage of eight pictures of eight different people. The photos show them in different poses: smiling, singing, or simply posing for a passport photo.

सॉन्ग्स ऑफ द कैरवेन: भारत में ट्रान्स्जेंडर लोगों का पहला आडियो एल्बम

संगीत की भाषा सार्वभौमिक है। यह वर्ण, जाति तथा लिंग इत्यादि से भी परे है। संगीत सभी का है। कुछ समुदायों के लिए संगीत उनके ज़ख्मों को भरने का एक तरीका है, उनकी अन्यथा संघर्ष से भरी ज़िन्दगी में थोड़ा आनन्द भरने का माध्यम। ट्रान्स्जेंडर या ट्रान्सविमेन अधिकतर मुख्यधारा के समाज में बहिष्कृत तथा अप्रतिष्ठित…
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