This website provides information on various issues of sexual minorities/GLBT(Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, & Transgender/Transsexual) communities in India so as to advance their physical and psychological health; to advance research conducted among them; and to promote community-academic partnerships.

Information about physical and psychological health, research, policy, law and advocacy issues related to sexual minorities/GLBT in India will be provided in this site. The site is targeted towards health care providers, behavioral researchers, policy makers, governmental and nongovernmental organizations, and sexual minority/GLBT communities in India. This site may also enable the general public in India to better understand the issues of sexual minority communities in India.

Read more about identities/labels related to 'alternative' sexualities in India in - 'Indian' identities, Labels and Sexual Behavior 

To familiarize yourself with the terminologies used in relation to sexuality -Definitions of sexuality-related terms

About terminologies used in this website

This website is supported by a grant [2003/2005] to Dr.Venkatesan Chakrapani, MD, under the Fund for Leadership Development (FLD) program of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.

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