As for India? Well, there is a strong transgender subculture. I have included a clip from a Indian TV show below to give you a glimpse of TG life there.
Then there is my co-blogger Shagufta and her Transgender Pictories. Shagufta is a post-op transwoman currently living in Thailand, dreaming of a
Here's one version of her beautiful dream she has allowed me to share with you. Click on the four arrow symbol for the full screen experiene, or download the PDF.