Inside Indonesia's Islamic school for transvestites
Though many transvestites would feel unsafe on the streets of Indonesia, in the Islamic school of Yogyakarta Muslim transvestites are allowed to practice their religion.
Local Islamic clerics say they do not have a problem with the existence of the school but the transvestites still demand protection from their government.
Mohamad Susilo reports.
Produced by BBC Indonesian Service's Andreas Nugroho.
16 Mar 2012
- From the section Asia-Pacific