• Varta bookmark series 'Slice of Kolkata Queer History': Letters from the archives of Counsel Club, one of the earliest queer support forums in India (1993-2002). Graphic credit: Pawan Dhall, Rudra Kishore Mandal

    Varta bookmark series 'Slice of Kolkata Queer History': Letters from the archives of Counsel Club, one of the earliest queer support forums in India (1993-2002). Graphic credit: Pawan Dhall, Rudra Kishore Mandal

  • Varta bookmark series 'Slice of Kolkata Queer History': Letters from the archives of Counsel Club, one of the earliest queer support forums in India (1993-2002). Graphic credit: Pawan Dhall, Rudra Kishore Mandal

    Varta bookmark series 'Slice of Kolkata Queer History': Letters from the archives of Counsel Club, one of the earliest queer support forums in India (1993-2002). Graphic credit: Pawan Dhall, Rudra Kishore Mandal

  • Varta bookmark series 'Slice of Kolkata Queer History': Greeting cards from the archives of Counsel Club, one of the earliest queer support forums in India (1993-2002). Graphic credit: Pawan Dhall, Rudra Kishore Mandal

    Varta bookmark series 'Slice of Kolkata Queer History': Greeting cards from the archives of Counsel Club, one of the earliest queer support forums in India (1993-2002). Graphic credit: Pawan Dhall, Rudra Kishore Mandal

  • Varta bookmark series 'Slice of Kolkata Queer History': Greeting cards from the archives of Counsel Club, one of the earliest queer support forums in India (1993-2002). Graphic credit: Pawan Dhall, Rudra Kishore Mandal

    Varta bookmark series 'Slice of Kolkata Queer History': Greeting cards from the archives of Counsel Club, one of the earliest queer support forums in India (1993-2002). Graphic credit: Pawan Dhall, Rudra Kishore Mandal

  • Varta bookmark series 'Slice of Kolkata Queer History': Snapshots from 'Pravartak', one of India's earliest queer themed publications (1991-2000). Graphic credit: Pawan Dhall, Rudra Kishore Mandal

    Varta bookmark series 'Slice of Kolkata Queer History': Snapshots from 'Pravartak', one of India's earliest queer themed publications (1991-2000). Graphic credit: Pawan Dhall, Rudra Kishore Mandal

  • Varta bookmark series 'Slice of Kolkata Queer History': Snapshots from 'Pravartak', one of India's earliest queer themed publications (1991-2000). Graphic credit: Pawan Dhall, Rudra Kishore Mandal

    Varta bookmark series 'Slice of Kolkata Queer History': Snapshots from 'Pravartak', one of India's earliest queer themed publications (1991-2000). Graphic credit: Pawan Dhall, Rudra Kishore Mandal

  • Varta bookmark series 'Slice of Kolkata Queer History': ‘1st Friendship Walk’ – possibly India and South Asia's first ever rainbow pride walk, Kolkata, July 2, 1999. Graphic credit: Pawan Dhall, Rudra Kishore Mandal

    Varta bookmark series 'Slice of Kolkata Queer History': ‘1st Friendship Walk’ – possibly India and South Asia's first ever rainbow pride walk, Kolkata, July 2, 1999. Graphic credit: Pawan Dhall, Rudra Kishore Mandal

  • Varta bookmark series 'Slice of Kolkata Queer History': ‘1st Friendship Walk’ – possibly India and South Asia's first ever rainbow pride walk, Kolkata, July 2, 1999. Graphic credit: Pawan Dhall, Rudra Kishore Mandal

    Varta bookmark series 'Slice of Kolkata Queer History': ‘1st Friendship Walk’ – possibly India and South Asia's first ever rainbow pride walk, Kolkata, July 2, 1999. Graphic credit: Pawan Dhall, Rudra Kishore Mandal

  • ‘Reach OUT’: A multimedia campaign (July-September 2018) to generate awareness about an online database on queer friendly health and legal aid services across India developed by Varta Trust, Kolkata; Grindr For Equality, Los Angeles; and SAATHII, Chennai. Artwork credit: Parvathy

    ‘Reach OUT’: A multimedia campaign (July-September 2018) to generate awareness about an online database on queer friendly health and legal aid services across India developed by Varta Trust, Kolkata; Grindr For Equality, Los Angeles; and SAATHII, Chennai. Artwork credit: Parvathy

  • August 1, 2018: ‘Varta’ webzine turns five - even as the tremendous response from our readers to our online locator of queer friendly services continues. Thank you! Click on 'Resources - Health and Legal Service Providers' to access the locator (green bar in the right side panel). Artwork credit: Parvathy

    August 1, 2018: ‘Varta’ webzine turns five - even as the tremendous response from our readers to our online locator of queer friendly services continues. Thank you! Click on 'Resources - Health and Legal Service Providers' to access the locator (green bar in the right side panel). Artwork credit: Parvathy

  • Supreme Court of India reads down Section 377, Indian Penal Code to decriminalize consensual sexual relationships among adults of any gender and makes a strong pitch for equal civil rights for queer people. Artwork credit: Rudra Kishore Mandal

    Supreme Court of India reads down Section 377, Indian Penal Code to decriminalize consensual sexual relationships among adults of any gender and makes a strong pitch for equal civil rights for queer people. Artwork credit: Rudra Kishore Mandal

'Varta' Webzine sep'18

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