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PHOTOS: Nepal Celebrates as Country Verges on Marriage Equality

Nepal Celebrates as Country Verges on Marriage Equality

An annual Hindu celebration in Nepal doubles as a Pride march and a hopeful moment for marriage equality.

While the country considers legalizing same-sex marriage, scores of LGBT people and supporters joined a march in Kathmandu today. The event, which the Associated Press reports coincides with the Hindu festival of Gaijatra, became a moment for optimism as the legislation's prospects in Nepal are good — every political party reportedly supports it. The change is expected to be complete by year's end. 
 
See photos from the event on the following pages:

 

 

 

 

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