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By Anjali Paul

ISBN-10: 1479364908

ISBN-13: 9781479364909

This love tale is usually a meticulously researched story of a lady who used to be chosen because the Royal Kumari of Kathmandu, Nepal on the age of 4. A Kumari is a woman who's worshipped as a residing Goddess. And while Archita Shakya is chosen because the Royal Kumari of Kathmandu, she reviews what it really is wish to be worshipped because the dwelling Goddess. the radical relies upon a clear-eyed figuring out of the deep religious wisdom that nourishes this cultural practice.

When Archita is deposed, she returns to her family members as a standard lady — that is tough for her and her kinfolk, to assert the least! She acquires an schooling that's minimize brief in the course of the pro-democracy struggles of 1989 – 1990. On getting to know a plot to homicide her after her marriage ceremony, she escapes from Kathmandu by way of assuming a fake identification. In England, she loses her unique identification as thoroughly as she misplaced her first love…or so she thinks. besides the fact that, existence has a couple of surprises in store….

This perceptive and witty novel isn't just a hot, beneficiant and pleasing romantic tale, it's also a strong meditation on society, tradition and identity.

This is a revised and up to date variation of "The Virgin Goddess." It gains an energetic glossary.

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