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kumari

(kʊˈmærɪ; kuːˈmɑːrɪ)
n
(Hinduism) Hinduism Also called: Kumari Devi a young girl specially revered as the living embodiment of the goddess Taleju until her menstruation, when she returns to being a common citizen
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THE RAJYA Sabha on Wednesday for most part remained disrupted owing to a spat between former Union minister and Congress leader Kumari Selja as Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Power Minister Piyush Goyal countered her allegation that she had been discriminated based on her caste at a temple in Gujarat in 2013.
In Nepal, she's considered a kumari, a living goddess who can heal the sick and see into the future.
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HYDERABAD -- The Programme Manager of Development Awareness and Management of Natural Resource (DAMAN) Krishna Lal Kumari has called upon the organisations, working for betterment of women, to bridge the gap between urban and rural women to bring them into the mainstream.
Priti Kumari led her own marriage procession on Valentine's Day to the in-laws' residence in Makdampur village, in central Bihar's Begusarai district, hoping the move would bear fruit.
The Oxfam Shop in Castle Street, Swansea, is the venue for the launch of "Meena Kumari The Poet : A Life Beyond The Cinema" tomorrow.
In the Department of Business Administration Ms Sofiya Ansari, Ms Farzana Shamim, Nisha Kumari, Nadia, Pinkey, Inder Kumar, Sofia Ansari, Muhammad Azeem, Rizwan Ahmed, Farzana Shamim, Nahdiya Majeed, Kanwal Fatima, Sonia Kumari, M.
Announcing this at a press conference organised at Indian Council for Child Welfare, Gita Siddhartha, President, ICCW, said the coveted Bharat Award has been conferred on eight-and-a-half-year-old Kumari Mahika Gupta of Delhi who saved her brother from floods at Kedarnath in Uttarakhand last year.
Om Kumari Budha Magar, who is originally from Nepal, won the place to study medicine at Cambridge despite having to work hard to improve her English and adapt to a completely different culture.
Meena Kumari fled as soon as the children began falling ill after eating the lunch cooked at the school in Bihar state.
Al Raffah Hospital announced the appointment of Dr Bindu Kumari, specialist obstetrician and gynaecologist, last week.
Shanta Kumari, 48, is a native of the West Godavari district in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.