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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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Some of the physical traits necessary for a Kumari are jet-black hair and eyes dainty hands and feet soft voice eyelashes like a cow body like a banyan tree etc.
Diary of a maid in the Gulf or Youmiyat Khadimah Fil Khaleej and I am Kumari from Sri Lanka or Ana Kumari min Sari Lanka, published by Lebanese publishing houses Kutabuna Li Nashr and Dar Al Saqi, respectively, are making waves at the Oman International Exhibition Centre.
Shanta Kumari, 48, is a native of the West Godavari district in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.
Manjit Kaur, a mother-of-two was bound in tape and blindfolded, as a gang acting on information provided by former friend Sudesh Kumari ransacked her home, a court heard Kumari committed a "grave betrayal" by providing personal details about Mrs Kaur including the names, ages and schools of her children to the men who made the blackmail calls.
Armed with ten years of experience in fashion and retail in the city of style, New York, Kumari can roll off a whole list of fashion giants she has worked closely with including heavyweights like Armani Prive, Alice Temperley, Matthew Williamson, Anna Sui and Etro.
Kumari: Goddess of Gotham by Amanda Lees, pounds 6.99 pb (Piccadilly)
The man, who has asked not be named, contacted a fraud hotline two years ago after Poonam Kumari said she was unable to pay him back more than pounds 2,000.
Deputy coroner Christopher Ball stopped yesterday's hearing into the death of Mina Kumari, aged 17, after it heard how she fell more than 100ft from a window ledge she had climbed on to attract the attention of her boyfriend, Deepak Rattan.
ISLAMABAD:Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Senator Krishna Kumari Wednesday lauded Prime Minister Imran Khan for removing Fayyazul Hassan Chohan as Punjab information minister.Kumari, who belongs to the Sindh's marginalised Tharparkar community, is Pakistan's second Hindu and first Dalit-caste woman to become a member of the upper house.
KARACHI -- A first-ever Hindu woman Suman Kumari has been appointed as a civil judge in Pakistan's Sindh province.
Suman Kumari, who hails from Qambar-Shahdadkot in Sindh province, will serve in her native district, reports Dawn News.