The Only Living Goddess In The World- Kumari

posted on 29th of november, 2011

Kumari is the only living,breathing goddess.Kumari means young unmarried girl.The custom of worshipping a pre-pubescent girl, who is not a born goddess, as the source of supreme power is an old Hindu-Buddhist tradition that still continues to this day in Nepal.There are several Kumaris in Kathmandu Valley. The Kumari of Kathmandu living in‘Kumari Ghar’,at Basantapur Durbar Square is regarded as the most important one and is also known as the Royal Kumari.However, these pictures are of Kumari of Patan taken during Bhoto Jatra festival.

Comments (5)

Posted by Dark3y3s on November 30, 2011
Very beautiful! ♥
Posted by Mariaam on November 30, 2011
Beautiful photos! Thanks for sharing the info!
Posted by Littlemacproductions on November 30, 2011
Hmmm.. interesting.
Posted by smartview27 on November 30, 2011
Beautiful girl !
Posted by Ewamewa2 on November 29, 2011
wow, I am impressed!

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