Little Newari girls attend Bel Marriage in Kathmandu, Nepal
                     English.news.cn | 2014-02-21 20:55:23 | Editor: Yang Yi

A little Newari girl attends a Bel Marriage in Kathmandu, Nepal, Feb. 21, 2014

A little Newari girl attends a Bel Marriage in Kathmandu, Nepal, Feb. 21, 2014. Bel Marriage is a ceremony in Newar community in Nepal in which pre-adolescent girls are 'married' to bel fruit (wooden apple), a symbol of the god Vishnu, ensuring that the girl becomes and remains fertile. Newar community believes that a Newari girl should marry three times in her lifetime, with the Bel, the Sun and then a human being. (Xinhua/Sunil Sharma)

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