The Road to Recognition: Exploring Same-Sex Marriage in India  -India's history of diverse sexual identities  -Progress made and challenges faced

Ancient Roots and Colonial Impacts  -Ancient texts like Kama Sutra acknowledging diverse sexual identities  -British colonial laws criminalizing homosexuality

Decriminalization of Homosexuality  -Landmark Supreme Court decision in 2018  -Striking down Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code

Legal Challenges for Same-Sex Marriage  -Hindu Marriage Act, Muslim Personal Law (Shariat) Application Act, and Special Marriage Act  -Recognition limited to heterosexual unions

Advocacy and Cultural Shifts  -LGBTQ+ activists and organizations fighting for rights  -Media representation and societal attitudes changing

The Way Forward: Legalization and Inclusivity  -Potential pathways to legalize same -sex marriage -Continued advocacy and social change

The Journey Continues  -India's ongoing fight for same-sex marriage rights  -Hope for a brighter and more inclusive future