Thursday, November 27, 2008

My Kumari

Inspired by the Royal Kumari of Nepal, my Kumari is dressed in her regal garb of red and gold. She wears her hair in a topknot, and has the agni chakchuu or ‘fire eye’ painted on her forehead as a symbol of her special powers of perception. Kumari was made for Helen in Honeychurch, UK.

The Kumari of Nepal

More Photos of My Kumari


Suzanne Dargie said...

Do you make these dolls or have them commisioned for you? They're beautiful!

Sumaiya Mehreen said...

Dear Suzanne:
I make and dress the dolls myself :D