LGBTQ-affirming religious groups

Rainbow Catholics India


It is a discussion space for LGBTQ+ Catholics. This initiative has received the blessing of Cardinal Oswald Gracias, through the mediation of Wendell Rodricks (Goa-based Designer) and Ruby Almeida of Quest UK and Global Network of Rainbow Catholics. It aims to build a welcoming atmosphere for persons of all Sexual Orientation and Gender Identities (SOGI) in the Church and for their families. Facebook:

The Queer Muslim Project


The Queer Muslim Project, a first of its kind advocacy platform in India, working towards the empowerment of LGBTQIA+ Muslims


GALVA Mumbai

GALVA Mumbai is Branch of GALVA-108 The Gay and Lesbian Vaishnava Association which is a non-profit, religious organization providing information and support for GLBTI Vaishnavas and Hindus in Mumbai, India.

Punjabi and Queer Sikhs

This page is to celebrate queerness of sikh and punjabi folks.

Kinnar Akhara

Akhil Bhartiya kinnar Akhada Pithadishwar is established in 2018 by the hijra community. It promotes discussion of Hinduism and LGBT topics.