Participants get ready as they attend a gay pride parade promoting gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender rights in Mumbai, India, February 6, 2016. Hundreds of participants on Saturday took part in a parade seeking the Indian government to end discrimination against their community, participants said. Danish Siddiqui / Reuters
Contessa, left, marches with William Way LGBT Community Center in the 2016 Gay Pride Parade march through downtown on June 12, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The mood was celebratory despite news of the mass shooting this morning in a gay club in Orlando, Florida. “Knowing what happened this morning, I will come out in an even more positive way today.” Jessica Kourkounis / Getty Images
This post will continue to be updated as different cities around the world host their own Pride celebrations.