Did you know that revered Indian texts are full of references to gender-fluid persons?

Features Let's Talk LGBTQ+ Tuesday, June 07, 2016 - 16:16

Despite growing conversation about them, the Indian community does remain wary of the LGBTQ+ community.

However, one tends to forget that Indian tradition and mythology are full of references to gender fluid individuals.

A 3.47-minute video by Epified takes you through examples of gender fluid persons in Indian texts. 

For instance, Narada and Krishna often donned women’s clothing and took on gender fluid roles.

Watch the video here:  

 

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