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In this section, find photo essays of various protests, marches, pride walks and events by Feminism in India.

Chennai Pride

In Photos: Chennai Pride March 2017

The ninth Chennai Pride march occurred this Sunday, and it was a riot of colour, dance, beats of the dhol, and intersectionality!
In A First, Lucknow Holds Uttar Pradesh's Awadh Queer Pride Parade

In A First, Lucknow Holds Uttar Pradesh’s Awadh Queer Pride Parade

On Sunday, 9th April 2017, the City of Nawabs Lucknow walked its first Awadh Queer Pride Parade, the first for Uttar Pradesh as well.
Widows of Vrindavan play Holi

In Photos: The Widows Of Vrindavan Streaked With Colours Of Holi

Widows of Vrindavan are relegated to white saris and living on margins of social acceptance. Watch them play Holi in colour-splattered saris!
Aath March Saath March International Women's Day 2017

In Photos: Aath March Saath March – International Women’s Day 2017

Photo essay from the Aath March Saath March parade held in Delhi for International Women's Day 2017 - a collectively organized march.
In Photos: Mumbai Queer Azaadi March 2017

In Photos: Mumbai Queer Azaadi March 2017

The Mumbai Queer Azaadi march took place on the 28th of January, 2017. There were people dressed up all fabulous and those in pajamas and sweatshirts. Some were dancing, because pride is a celebration. And then were those who were sloganeering and singing alternatively, because pride started as a protest, as resistance.
Pictures From 30+ #IWillGoOut Marches In Various Cities And Towns Of India

Pictures From 30+ #IWillGoOut Marches In Various Cities And Towns Of India

Crowds in hundreds gathered in about 30 cities and towns of India to come together for #IWillGoOut marches.
In Photos: Delhi Queer Pride 2016 Demands Freedom And Dignity For All

In Photos: Delhi Queer Pride 2016 Demands Freedom And Dignity For All

Late afternoon on the 27th of November, it was a beautiful sight in Delhi as hundreds of people marched from Barakhambha Road to Jantar Mantar, covered in rainbow colours, waving signs of freedom and equality, asking for their right to be who they are and choose who they love in the Queer Pride Parade, 2016.
Namma Pride: The Karnataka Queer Pride Walk, 2016

Namma Pride: The Karnataka Queer Pride Walk, 2016 In Photos

Namma Pride: The Karnataka Queer Pride Walk, 2016 in photos.
Durga, Gender and Sexuality - A Photo Essay

Durga, Gender and Sexuality – A Photo Essay

In this photo essay, I carefully examine the idols and explore the mystery of their various expressions. The idols portray the hypocrisy of the patriarchal society which, at one hand claims to worship goddesses, while at the other, does not respect women, non-masculine men and the LGBTQ community.
indian women hockey

In Photos: Shahabad, Where Indian Women’s Hockey Stars Are Born

In photos: The story of one academy, the so-called ‘Nursery of Indian women’s hockey’, is nothing short of a fairy-tale.

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