Sexuality and Gender

Gay

Gay refers to romantic and sexual feelings between men.

Term Gay is commonly used for ‘Homosexual’ Men. It can also be used for Homosexual women but they’re generally called Lesbian. Being a Gay man means that they would be emotionally, sexually and romantically feel related to a person of same sex which can be a Trans or intersex man as well.

Frequently Asked Questions

If you tend to feel emotionally, romantically or sexually attracted to someone from same sex then you may talk to other people about, people whom you can trust and they can help you figure out. Sometimes it can only be a phase before you start feeling different sexually.

First of all think of people whom you can trust and never be ashamed of how you feel sexually.

As per science it is perfectly fine to be attracted to someone from same sex. We do not choose our sexuality, our sexuality chooses us.

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Podcasts on this topic

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