I am a great fan of an indomitable fighter of human rights Mr Anand Grover , and this is the person who fought the case against Article 377.. a humiliation left on our somnolent consciousness by the British Vampire.
The United Nations Human Right Council appointed Mr Anand Grover as Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health at its eighth session held in June 2008. Mr Anand Grover, a practicing lawyer in the Bombay High Court and the Supreme Court of India, took up his functions as Special Rapporteur on 1 August 2008.
Mr Grover is Director of the Lawyers Collective HIV/AIDS in India, having offices in Mumbai, Delhi, and Bangalore which he co-founded in 1981 with Ms. Indira Jaising, The Unit dealing with HIV/AIDS was established in Mumbai …
Ashok Row Kavi Reflects, originally uploaded by firoze shakir photographerno1. born in 1947 independently introspectively a kavi reflects ups and downs no side effects man is a man because of his human defects ashok row kavi watches the world through his specs a battle won in delhi against the hate of a politico-religious nexus artice 377 a pain in the ass a noose searching a neck a curse on humanity article 377 how many homes hearts it has wrecked
Ashok Row Kavi is an Indian journalist and one of India's most prominent LGBT rights activists.
He was born in Mumbai on June 1, 1947 as a premature child. He graduated with honors in Chemistry from the University of Bombay. Later, he dropped out of engineering college. Due to his early difficulty in dealing with his homosexuality, he enrolled as a Hindu monk in the Ramakrishna Mission and studied theology. He has also studied at the International School of Journalism, Berlin, Germa…
I guess the people at the Times, are still holding on to SRK' s testicular fortitude tryst with American Immigrations, and forgetting that our ex President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam is a greater mortal than King Khan .
Anyway Shoban Saxena has stopped writing premature obituaries of a Blogger ..
The Godman and the Hijra, originally uploaded by firoze shakir photographerno1. he is what he is a baba of spirituality selling medicine for curing the soul charging fat fees standing next to the hijra he says vociferously homosexuality is a curable disease with my medicine he will become normal healthy man gets his picture clicked before i say cheese man hijra even a restless androgynous god searching for worldly peace the story of the beauty and the terrorizing spiritual beast pedestrian hijra poem dedicated to religiosity of hate where man is a lesser mortal than the priest his arrogance his conceit his diatribe his deceit shot by a blogger a poet who walks barefeet
The photo journalist god save him from his self searches for photo op, the photo blogger searches for poetry hidden in a picture // This was god sent ..the words are gods not mine ..
why are you a hijra they stupidly ask to save herself from homophobic anti hijra society anti human mentality she wears a mask for being what her karma wants her to be fucked society takes her to task androgynous tears into the gutters as they flow from the flask
sealed lips of silence starting point august kranti marg symbol of our freedom ahinsa non violence god give the homophobic religious leaders some simple down to earth common sense live and let others live dont be so dense uttering homosexuality is a disease such other non sense flaunting their political nexus their Mercedes Benz the ethos the angst the right to survival of the wittiest caught by my camera lens a gay parade drama theatrics fun frolic some suspense
The Hijra Hides Her Face, originally uploaded by firoze shakir photographerno1. on the fringes of hijra hating society she stays in the hearts of biased humanity she has lost her place religious leaders homophobic hound her her karmic destiny of a hijra they want to displace misplaced religiosity terrorizing her soul always robbing her basic life to live a hijra in dignity and grace her soul whipped her body flayed a hijra that god through man remade an exotic fruit in the garden of androgyny that Satan forbade satanic minds with their satanic spirituality her kingdom raid caught in a spectral darkness between light and shade
The Veiled Hijra of Mumbai, originally uploaded by firoze shakir photographerno1. comely cute and coy hiding her face from others because of her overprotective over possessive toy boy the veiled hijra of mumbai sweet simple and shy neither man nor woman this androgynous guy treated like a leper by homophobic society her basic rights to live as she wants to live they deny saying homosexuality is a disease they squeeze her dry a testicular tragedy a hijras soulless cry article 377 to sodomize her fundamental right her life a swine flu pig sty
I shot the Queer Azadi Gay parade barefeet in the blazing sun to pay tribute to the resilience of the hijra and gay community.
I went there because as a photographer as a blogger and as a pedestrian poet I am dead against Article 377 a travesty of justice against humanity on basis of gender..
This is a very long series 6 GB card and I wont be cross blogging this set to my hijdaeunuchblogs at Wordpress..I have an irreparable injury on my right hand hand , I type with a singe finger , so all my pictures will be housed at Flickr only..
Also this entire series is dedicated to my gay friend Alan Gill Bollywood designer who passed away a few years back, we worked on a lot of films when I was working with Mr Nitin Manmoh…