Monday, March 29, 2004

India General News article

Now A "Hijra" To Give Poll Fight To Advani From Gandhinagar

This is an interesting article about another Hijra running for a political office in India and some of the issues they find important.

Monday, March 08, 2004 video

Today, while making updates to the research guide, I discovered a wonderful video put together by the people at
You need to have RealOne Player on your computer to view it, but you can download the program for free. It's only 12 minutes long but it has some great interviews including Serena Nanda and members of the Hijra community.
The Hijras

Also, for those who are into RSS feeds and blogging, I have added a RSS feed for this blog. You can find a link in the Links section on the left.

Sunday, March 07, 2004

Wed India 123 article

Eunuchs Defy Norms to Walk the Ramp
This is a very short article but it talks about current events with the community. It also has some interesting facts about the community but provides no sources for the information it provides.