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Former President’s daughter adopts Hinduism in Muslim-majority Indonesia

The 70-year-old is said to have been influenced in embracing Hinduism by her late Balinese grandmother, Ida Ayu Nyoman Rai Srimben.

Sukmawati Sukarnoputri Image- CNN Indonesia

The daughter of Indonesia’s first President Sukarno, Sukmawati Sukarnoputri, converted from Islam to Hinduism recently after undergoing the ‘Sudhi Wadani’ ritual ceremony on her  family’s ancestoral land in Bali.

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