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Anoush Gomes • 10 April, 2023

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Your comprehensive guide to understanding about Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity

Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity


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Lesson 1

What Is Sexual Orientation?

people with different Sexual Orientations

For many individuals, their sexual orientation is a central aspect of their identity, shaping their relationships, preferences, and experiences. Despite its importance, sexual orientation remains a complex and multifaceted concept that can be difficult to understand fully. In this blog, we’ll explore the definition of sexual orientation, its different forms, and how it can influence our lives. Whether you’re looking to deepen your understanding of your own sexual orientation or simply curious about the topic, you’ve come to the right place.

Lesson 2

What Is Gender Identity?

man talking about Gender Identity

Gender identity is a complex and often misunderstood concept, but it is an essential aspect of human identity. In recent years, there has been an increase in awareness and discussions around gender identity, particularly within the LGBTQ+ community. However, many people still have questions about what gender identity is, how it differs from biological sex, and the impact it has on individuals and society as a whole. In this blog, we will explore the meaning of gender identity, its various expressions, and the challenges faced by those whose gender identity is not aligned with societal norms. We will also delve into the importance of understanding and accepting gender diversity and the role it plays in promoting equality and inclusivity.

Lesson 3

What does LGBTTQQIAAP Mean?

man asking "What does LGBTTQQIAAP Mean?"

The acronym LGBTTQQIAAP is a mouthful, and it can be confusing for many people. However, it represents an essential aspect of our society and the diverse identities that make it up. LGBTTQQIAAP stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, queer, questioning, intersex, asexual, ally, and pansexual. Each of these identities is unique and deserves recognition and respect. We get into the meaning behind each letter of the acronym, exploring the different sexual orientations and gender identities that are included. We also discuss the challenges faced by those who identify with these labels and the importance of creating a safe and inclusive environment for all individuals.

Lesson 4

LGBTQIA+ Indian History

leabians dry humping

India has a rich and vibrant history, and its LGBTQIA+ community has played a significant role in shaping its cultural and social landscape. However, their contributions have often been ignored or erased from mainstream narratives. In recent years, there has been a growing interest in uncovering and celebrating the LGBTQIA+ history of India, and in this blog, we will explore the various milestones and individuals who have contributed to it.

Lesson 5

What Determines Sexual Orientation?

bisexual meaning in hindi

Sexual orientation is an essential aspect of human identity, but its origins are not yet fully understood. Many people believe that sexual orientation is a choice or a lifestyle, while others believe that it is determined by biology or genetics. In this blog, we will explore the various factors that may contribute to determining sexual orientation, including biological, environmental, and social factors. We will discuss the latest research and theories regarding the origins of sexual orientation and their implications for the LGBTQIA+ community.