Events

Choqath, an invitation!

In Urdu, ‘Choqath’ means door frame. A door is an invitation, first and foremost. Nonetheless, doors are also shut, blinds and curtains drawn upon, souvenirs hung over, blessings and prayers to ward off evil eye, and most significantly, they are guarded....

Church Responses to Sexuality – Consultation

Asian Consultation on Church Responses to Human Sexuality and Gender Minorities-convened by NCCI (National Council of Churches India) and supported by Ecumenical partners, 7-9 Feb 2017 held at the Ecumenical Christian Centre, Whitefield, Bangalore. In a latest path-breaking solidarity involvement by...

Envisioning an Inclusive Church – Dialogue

Envisioning an Inclusive Church; Dialogue on Homophobia and Transphobia! A one day Dialogue on Gender and Sexuality Identities addressing homophobia and transphobia was combinedly organised by National Council of Churches in India(NCCI) and Kerala Council of Churches(KCC). Various sessions of the...

Awareness Class on Sexual Minorities

Awareness Class and Open Forum on Sexual Minorities Organised by Readers Forum, Dept of English, Mar Athanasius College, Kothamangalam on 19 Aug 2016 “Only by speaking out can we create lasting change”-DaShanne Stokes The half day session on the Human Rights...

Peer Counseling Workshop for Queers and Allies 2016

“Mental Health depends on the maintenance of balance within the personality between the basic human urges and egocentric wishes on one hand and the demands of the conscience and society on the other hand”- Selma Fraiberg. The Peer Counselling Workshop for...

Wiki Loves Pride and LGBT Edit-a-thon

Queerala in association with Wikimedia Indian chapter organised a one day workshop ‘Wiki Loves Pride’, a global campaign by Wikimedia, in support of LGBT, through which they empower people to engage in writing LGBT related articles and related issues. The one...