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Hijra – the third gender in India

Hijra is one of the castes in India, Bangladesh and Pakistan, which includes representatives of the “third sex”: a community of transgender people, bisexuals, homosexuals and eunuchs. They dress and behave like women, call themselves a female name. The number of Hijra varies according to different estimates from 50 thousand to 5 million. But traveling in India and meeting men... Read More