Why This Girl’s Feet Can Never Touch The Ground | Refinery29

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This video was originally published on Broadly and is being repurposed by Refinery29.

In this video, we venture to Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal to meet a special young woman. She is a Kumari, or living goddess, who lives by many rules including that her feet may never touch the ground. Press play to understand what this spiritual tradition is all about.

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