The month of June marks the onset of promotion of the self-affirmation, dignity, equality, and increased visibility of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people as a social group. Popularly, the entire month of June is known as the Pride Month. This is the month where the world’s LGBT communities come together and celebrate the freedom to be themselves.
Avanti Nagral, a creator who is on a mission to create songs, stories and conversations has struck the chord in her latest YouTube video.
Sex, Gender & Sexuality – All Things LGBTQIA+🏳️🌈 ft. Sushant Divgikar
Sushant Divgikr, belongs to LGBTQIA+ himself and was crowned ‘Mr. Gay India-2014’. Besides that he has also been listed under ‘Forbes 30 under 30 – Asia Class of 2020’.
In Avanti’s latest YouTube video, she sits down with Sushant Divgikr and discusses the common, uncommon, curious topics revolving around the spectrum. A few of points of their discussion involved:
- Clarifying the LGBTQIA+ nomenclature
- How one should not assume pronouns and offend someone
- Being Empathetic and compassionate to everyone.
- Exploring sexuality and coming out.
- How one gets over the “internalised shame”
- Being a good ally & many more.
The video provides a personalised touch to the subject and serves as an eye-opener to everyone who isn’t aware about the beautiful gender spectrum. Now we don’t believe in giving spoilers without a warning. Therefore if you haven’t checked the video out then you can watch the full videoSex, Gender & Sexuality – All Things LGBTQIA+🏳️🌈 ft. Sushant Divgikar.
To Avanti and Sushant. Thank you, this is something that was needed. And to all our readers. Keep supporting the community. Embrace and live upto the pride!