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Straight Men Holding Hands in Kathmandu — By Jennifer Shipp
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Straight Men Holding Hands in Kathmandu — By Jennifer Shipp

One of the strangest things about Kathmandu and Nepali culture that I simply can’t wrap my head around has to do with public displays of affection. In Nepal, it isn’t appropriate to show affection toward one’s spouse or significant other in public places. Homosexuality is frowned upon. Heterosexuality is hidden. Men are openly affectionate with each other…physically.

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