In Conversation with Intersex Activist Gopi Shankar Madurai
In Conversation with Intersex Activist Gopi Shankar Madurai

Dakshin Diaries

Episode - 8


Dur : 3 mins


Rakesh Raghunathan

In Conversation with Intersex Activist Gopi Shankar Madurai- Rakesh Raghunathan, the host of Dakshin Diaries, meets LGBTQIA activist Gopi Shankar Madurai at the hall of 1000 pillars in the Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple. As they walk through this historical structure, ze talks to Raghunathan about indigenous gender variants and how beautifully Hinduism accommodates them.

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Travelling through the hinterlands of Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, Gautam..

Rakesh Raghunathan


Rakesh Raghunathan is a food raconteur on a mission to help people discover south India and its food beyond the usual idli, dosa, and filter kaapi. When not hosting LF's Dakshin Diaries, Rakesh is busy exploring the nooks and corners of south India, documenting food history, and helping hotel chains develop recipes.


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