Living Goddess Kumari – Visit Nepal

living goddess kumari

‘Did you know that there is a living Goddess and even a glimpse of her brings good luck and fortune’ Yes you read it right, in Nepal it has been a centuries old tradition, they worship the living goddess, basically She’s selected as a young child and lives in an isolated and secretive existence and is rarely seen in public. Kumari Devi, a pre-pubescent girl selected from the Shakya caste of the Nepalese Newari community, who are the the original inhabitants of the Kathmandu Valley. At a very young age…

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