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Newly ordained female priest sees the recognition as a sign of changing times

Initially there had been criticism of a woman being appointed a priest but that has gradually died down. Her ancestors had been pujaris at the temple for generations.Newly ordained female priest sees the recognition as a sign of changing times
The family of Sahanshila Jha Sharma, the newly appointed priest of Annapurna temple, has been conducting puja at the temple in Ason, Kathmandu, for generations. Post Photo
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Anup Ojha
Published at : February 2, 2021
Updated at : February 2, 2021 12:15
Kathmandu

Anup Ojha

Anup Ojha is a reporter for The Kathmandu Post primarily covering social issues and human interest stories. Before moving to the social beat, Ojha covered arts and culture for the Post for four years.


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