Email : sappho1999@gmail.com
Phone : +91 33 2441 9995
Our Vision
A society free of gender-sexuality-based discriminations, where rights of the sexual minorities will be ensured.
Our Mission
To address the issues of gender-sexually marginalized women and female to male transpersons in society and to broaden the struggle for social equality and rights within the nation-state and beyond.
Our Ideology
To problematize the existing idea of a gender-sexual 'mainstream' as opposed to a 'margin' and to challenge any form of ghettoization of the margins.
Our Politics
To go beyond identity-based politics to a politics of standpoint; to provide a platform irrespective of gender and sexual orientation to persons who question the organized workings of homophobia, heterosexism, and both hetero and homo-normativity.
Event Calendar
Sept
29th, 2018
After the Verdict on 6/9/2018 delivered by a five-judge bench of the Supreme Court of India on the Constitutionality of Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC)
Jan
24th-28th 2018
Sappho for Equality is delighted to announce the sixth Jounatar Pathshala
Nov
23rd-26th 2018
Welcome to the 11th edition of DIALOGUES: Calcutta International LGBT Film & Video Festival..
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BREAKING NEWS!

HOMOSEXUALITY DECRIMINALIZED IN INDIA!!!

On 6th September 2018, in a Historical Judgement, The Supreme Court of India has decriminalized homosexuality. Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) is read down.
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"you may forget but let me tell you this:
someone in some future time will think of us"
― Sappho
Sappho was a Greek poet who lived in the Lesbos Island in Greece nearly 2500 years ago.
She is revered as the first woman to have expressed her love for other women in her lyrics, which have been destroyed mostly.
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