PHOTOS: A Busy October for Gay Global Impact

October was a month of activity — both for and against LGBT rights around the world.

BY Editors

October 25 2012 2:03 PM ET

Nepalese transgender Pink Pageant 2012 winner Purnima Shrestha (center), second runner-up Phemina Sherpa (left) and first runner-up Prasin Gurung (right) wave to the crowd in Kathmandu on Oct. 14. A total of 15 participants from across the country took part in the event organized by the Blue Diamond Society, an LGBT civil rights group.

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