How to apply for a Passport in india being Transgender

Indian Passport in transgender flag
I try to quickly sip the pipping hot coffee my aunt made and I pace in my room trying to collect information on how to apply for a passport as a Trans woman. Thousands of thoughts run through my head, I stroke my temples...

Transgender community vs legal researchers

Lawyer hammer
Source article : In a discussion between the transgender community & the legal research a few things that resonates repeteadly is : When it comes to a gender specific bill like the transgender bill, it should have some gender specific laws such as rape laws, marriage...

How To Legally Change Gender And Name In India

Change gender India
Except a few personal anecdotes/experiences shared by some trans folks, there aren’t any complete online resources that will guide you through the process of legal change of name and gender.  From my own personal experience I’ve compiled this guide to save you some time...

How to legally change your Gender and Name Without Gazette Notification

It is not always possible for everyone to travel to New Delhi for legal change of gender via gazette Notification. This method describes the process of legal gender Change on all your Identity cards without Gazette Notification.

Transgender Persons Protection Of Rights Bill #RapeIsRape

On 5th of August lower house of India's bicameral Parliament passed the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) bill, 2019. The bill stands against the supreme courts judgement for protecting transgender people on the basic pretext of identification. The so called protection bill...

How I changed my name and gender

I made my entire legal change of name and gender in the first quarter of 2019. It was a fairly smooth experience, except few hiccups, as unfortunately in our country, rules and bye laws change, and we the common...