Example sentences for: devadasis

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  • Originally, these holy dances were performed by devadasis, the sacred dancing-girls, who were in fact the temple prostitutes — that is, until the Hindu reform movement during the 19th century made it acceptable for girls of respectable families to perform the dances, too.

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