Hinduism has traditionally maintained a flexible, non-prescriptive view of sexuality. Social issues in India. There was just no turning back after that. However, the motion for introduction was yet again defeated by a division of 58—14 with one abstention. We have celebrities giving their personal testimony.
He said he wants Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to resolve the matter, while he wanted to avoid discord with the home ministry, who said the altered law would then result in an increase in criminal incidences of sodomy or offences involving sexual abuse of children, particularly boys.
India court legalises gay sex in landmark ruling
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If we are to look at countries in the West who have allowed same-sex marriages, you will find the mental tensions they suffer from. It is also a great way to meet gay locals and discover the underground gay scene. However, in recent years hardline Hindu groups have taken a more conservative approach. The decision to repeal the law is a major victory for India's LGBT activists and supporters after years of determined struggle. The decision, which only applied to the Delhi region, was quickly overruled by the Supreme Court infollowing a petition launched by a loose coalition of Christian, Hindu and Muslim groups.