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The Living Goddess of Nepal makeup

The father of the Living Goddess of Patan applies some makeup to her daughter in her home inside the Kumari Temple of Patan in Kathmandu Valley. The usual Goddess make up is a black eyeliner and a big red "tikka" on the forehead, that is believed to awake the 3rd eye and to give power. “We were very surprised when she was elected”, he says, “we didn't expect it. We felt very honored, but at the same time we have to learn a lot of things we yet don't know”.

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2018
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Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 21, 2018, 7:31 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D750
Focal Length: 35mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f1.4
ISO: ISO400
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