The Story of Shuniyya

In a country where faith and sexuality often clash, Shuniyya Ruhama Habiiballah has been pushing boundaries for the acceptance and inclusion of the Indonesian transgender community. Shuniyya is a successful transwoman businesswoman who teaches the Quran to children, thus carving a space for her gender identity and her own religiosity.

The Story of Shuniyya is episode 11 of the Stories of Being Me video series supported by Being LGBT in Asia.