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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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Kumari Fulbright has been a social worker since her childhood.
KARACHI: Talking exclusively to Asia Times, the newly elected Senator from Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Krishna Kumari on Tuesday emphasised that she did not want to be associated with Dalit or scheduled caste labels.
THAR -- In a historic first, Thari Hindu woman Krishna Kumari was elected to the Senate.
The centuries-old tradition of Kumari Pratha, deeply rooted in the Kathmandu Valley, is largely unknown to the outside world.
Program Manager at Development, Awareness and Management of Natural Resource (DAMAN) Krishna Kumari also underlined the need of forging unity irrespective of religion, creed and caste and joint struggle with hardworking, sincerity and honesty for the progress and development of the country.
Not to be deterred, the angry groom's family began an extensive search for another suitable bride in the town and managed to convince a second girl named Neha Kumari to marry him at a local temple in the same village.
Gyam Kumari Chhantyal, Pramila Rai, Mahendra Kumari Limbu, Hira Gurung, Mina Subba, Subarna Jwarchan from among the Janajati, Sujata Pariyar, Laxmi Pariyar and Bimala Nepali from among the Dalit and Sitadevi Yadav, Chitra Lekha Yadav and Minxchhi Jha were picked from the Madhesi categories.
09 (ANI): Justice Abhilasha Kumari on Friday was sworn in as the Chief Justice of Manipur High Court.
Talking to media earlier Wednesday at the Election Commission prior to the submission of papers for the Senate poll, Kumari said that with her selection in the upper house, people of her area are now in a better position to raise their voices in the Parliament.
MITHI -- Krishna Kumari a rights activist belonging to the Kolhi community living in the remote village of Dhana Gam in Nagarparkar has been selected as a candidate for a Senate seat by the Pakistan Peoples Party leadership.
by Times News ServiceFile photo of Pakistan People's Party's Krishna Kumari.
Popular South Indian yesteryear actress Krishna Kumari died in Bengaluru, Karnataka, on January 24 after a battle with cancer.