The word ‘sex’ does not exist in the dictionary of Indians. These three alphabets mentioned together sends us into an awkward tizzy and makes us break into a cold sweat. So, when the education system is entrusted with teaching young children about it, the results are quite funny. 

Here are some stories from adults who were put through a very poor standard of sex ed that gave them something to laugh about:

We really need to normalize the idea of sex and encourage children to ask questions. This is very important because it will teach them to draw boundaries and understand their bodies better.

Design credits: Rohit Jakhu