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Rishika Pokharel

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I dress for myself

Published On: May 17, 2017 11:20 PM NPT By: Rishika Pokharel

My sister raised her eyebrows and uttered “How have you dressed yourself for the ceremony?”

Taking small steps toward a new beginning

Published On: May 9, 2017 11:10 PM NPT By: Rishika Pokharel

“Mummy, my friend has called me to visit Pashupatinath Temple”, I said. I was very eager to visit the temple as it was going to be probably the last visit before he left. I momentarily forgot that I was menstruating and for my mother visiting a temple during menstruation was like committing a crime.