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3-year-old girl becomes Nepal’s new living goddess

A 3-year-old girl has become Nepal’s new living goddess, revered by both Hindus and Buddhists in the Himalayan nation. Trishna Shakya was carried in a religious ceremony to a temple palace in the heart of the Nepalese capital where she is to live until just before puberty.

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Religious liberals fighting for their faith

Across the country, religious leaders whose politics fall to the left of center, and who used to shun the political arena, are getting involved – and even recruiting political candidates – to fight back against President Donald Trump’s policies on immigration, health care, poverty and the environment.

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Casey Toth ctoth@heraldsun.com
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