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Kumari Chowk

Durbar Square, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Durbar Square, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful place to see. We were fortunate to had a glimpse of the only living goddess in the whole world in the form of Kumari.

Thank Atulgzb58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Story of Kumari is very interesting. Kumari respected by multiple religion members. She is a kind of human dedicated her life for her public.

Thank Ugurxplorer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Kumari House is a beautiful, old, traditional wooden structure which is the home of the Kumari. She lives here for a number of years with her carers and emerges on ceremonial occasions and festivals. On some days she might appear briefly at the upstairs...More

Thank 918John
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are visiting Kathmandu Durbar square then you must visit this place. This is surrounded by beautifully crafted houses. If you are lucky enough you can see the living goddess from here.

Thank KhadkaPushpendra
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During our tour of Durbar Square, we popped into this area to see the Kumari; very interesting to see how other cultures still practice and believe in their ancient traditions.

Thank fitzgerald2222
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went in and in just happened that the living goddess about age 10 came out to the window and it was amazing to actually see this in real life. People really believe in her. A total curiosity for all ages.

Thank Yanka_12
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The face of the kuamri can be seen frequently in Nepal, specially in Kathmandu. And this house has been her residence, historically. She is supposed to reside here and complete her studies for the duration of her 'goddessness'. But after the quake this place became...More

Thank Jayanta A
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Kumari puja is a unique culture can be seen only in Nepal. The Nepali's honor the Kumari devi as living goddess by Shakya Nepalis. Kumari is a little girl of 5-10 years.The puja of girl might have taken its origin from Mother Goddess cult which...More

Thank Lingaraju D
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We saw the Kumari for 5 seconds. We were waiting for her at around 11ish, and she appeared from the window. Photography is not allowed. The girl looked so bored but beautiful.

Thank PloyPiroon
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Visiting the home of the living goddess was amazing, though she only appeared in her window for a few minutes and looked extremely bored and hostile. It is a shocking life for the poor girl and it was very interesting to get a glimpse of...More

Thank tourist22903
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