Board Updates – Feb 2014

Trikone is happy to announce updates to its board. We have a new liaison, Suhas, who has agreed to be our Outreach Director. Starting today, Mukund, officially became a voting member of the Board in his role as the Treasurer. The current board is made up of – Madhuri, who is the Chairperson and Interim […]

South Asian LGBTQ Groups in North America Disappointed with India’s Supreme Court Ruling, Recriminalizing Homosexual Sex

December 12, 2013 PRESS RELEASE Trikone For immediate release SOUTH ASIAN LGBTQ GROUPS IN NORTH AMERICA DISAPPOINTED WITH INDIA’S SUPREME COURT RULING, RECRIMINALISING HOMOSEXUAL SEX Groups Organizing Coordinated Protests this Friday, December 13, across the U.S. As South Asian LGBTQ organizations based in North America, we are shocked and disappointed by the Indian Supreme Court’s […]

DesiQ 2013

Trikone is proud to host DesiQ 2013, a conference on South Asian lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender issues. This will be Trikone’s fourth such conference since 1995. DesiQ 2013 calls all South Asian queer and trans folk—activists, organizers, and artists; students, workers, and professionals; youth, seasoned mid-lifers and our silvered elders—to come together and dialogue, […]

Trikone and its allies announce DesiQ 2013

May 1st, 2013 PRESS RELEASE Trikone For immediate release TRIKONE AND ITS ALLIES ANNOUNCE DESIQ 2013 AN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SOUTH ASIAN LGBTQ ISSUES HAPPENING JULY 4-6TH WEEKEND IN SAN FRANCISCO Trikone, the oldest LGBTQ South Asian organization in the world, announces the fourth DesiQ Conference, an international lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) […]

DesiQ 2013 Website Live!

We’re still adding content and you should probably wear a hard hat to avoid falling debris, but we decided it was high time we removed the “beta” label and launched the site. Please check out our requests for proposals if you’d like the opportunity to contribute to conference content. The deadline for submitting a proposal […]

Trikone applauds US Federal appellate court’s ruling against DOMA

May 31st, 2012 PRESS RELEASE Trikone For immediate release TRIKONE APPLAUDS US FEDERAL APPELLATE COURT’S RULING AGAINST DOMA In a narrow ruling, a Federal Appeals Court in Massachusetts (First Circuit Court) unanimously declared that the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) unconstitutionally denies federal benefits to married same-sex couples. The case was filed by a same-sex […]

Annual Letter 2011

As a new Trikone board, we wanted to take a moment to update our friends on all of the wonderful work that Trikone has been doing over the past year. 2010 was a year of much change. Many members of the earlier Board had to leave and move to other cities, take up new jobs, […]

25th Anniversary Gala

25th Anniversary Gala Bollywood / Bhangra Dance Party of the year – Over 250 tickets sold! September 10, 2011 at St Mary’s Cathedral (Gough and Geary), San Francisco, CA Featuring DJ Rekha of Basement Bhangra fame: most sought after Desi DJ in North America! Event themed Cocktails created by Top Chef Contestant Preeti Mistry (Cash […]