Shelter homes: Do you know any in Karnataka?

July 12, 2019 Hidden Pockets 0

There are shelter homes for homeless people and still they living on the streets. Why? “Everyday when I used to go to my college I always used to see a homeless family living on the footpath. I always observe the man abusing his wife in each and everything she did. Read More

Wonders Down Under

May 22, 2019 Hidden Pockets 0

Let’s Talk about Women’s Health! The International Day of Action for Women’s Health is an international observance celebrated on May 28 every year since 1987. This year Hidden-Pockets is inviting the youth of Bangalore to join us for the conversation. Where? At Hidden-Pockets Office, HSR Layout, Bangalore. When? Saturday, May Read More

Cutting Through Stigma: Transgender Women and Health

May 17, 2019 Hidden Pockets 0

Living as a transgender woman in India means facing multiple levels of stigma and discrimination when navigating even the most basic health services. The problems find their roots at the fundamental level as understanding the anatomical, medical, and healthcare concerns of transgender persons is still not a part of Medicine Read More

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Hornbill Festival: Land of Festivals

January 2, 2018 Hidden Pockets 1

A Glimpse of the Hornbill Festival celebrated in the ‘Land of festivals’. Hornbill is the biggest festival celebrated in Nagaland and also in the Northeast region of India.   The Hornbill Festival is an annual festival which started in the year 2000 with a vision to showcase the tradition and Read More

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Stain The Stigma: St. Teresa College

December 19, 2017 Hidden Pockets 0

‘Stain the Stigma’ is an initiative by the Final Year students of the Department of Communicative English, St. Teresa’s College(Autonomous), Ernakulam. The campaign aims at removing various social stigmas and taboos around Menstruation along with educating the general public about Menstrual Hygiene. “Do not wear white clothes, do not enter Read More

Where can Rape Survivors find help in Lucknow?

November 13, 2017 Hidden Pockets 0

Mostly we assume that all the issues related to violence needs to be reported to police station. Rape cases also fall under this category. However that is not the case, governments have been establishing separate centres for issues related to women. Hidden Pockets Collective went looking for One Stop Crisis Read More

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