Royal Kumari of Kathmandu: the strange life of Nepal’s Living Goddess

By |2020-05-05T17:29:43+00:00April 23rd, 2020|Categories: ACTIVITY, ASIA, CULTURE, DESTINATIONS, NEPAL, TOP STORIES|Tags: , , , |

ROYAL KUMARI OF KATHMANDU - Largely unknown to the outside world, Nepal's centuries-old institution of the child deity, the Kumari Devi, is deeply embedded in the culture of Kathmandu Valley. Young, beautiful and decorous, even a glimpse of her is believed to bring good fortune The KumariĀ is the only living goddess worshipped by both Hindus [...]