Man Marries Dog in India

A 33-year-old Indian man, believing he had been cursed after killing 2 dogs as a teenager, atoned for his sins by marrying a stray dog.  The marriage was traditional as the man’s family chose the bride. writes:

“Selva Kumar had been hounded for 15 years by the memory of a horrible act he’d committed as a teenager.”

Read the entire story and see a picture of the man and his “bride” here.


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