Charka


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Charka

A Russian unit of liquid volume approximately equivalent to 123 milliliters. It was rendered obsolete when the Soviet Union began to use the metric system in 1924.
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When we see a person dressed in most expensive clothes spinning Charka and gets photographers to take photos we see the picture of person's hunger for power and publicity.
The final emergence of the national flag with the Ashoka emblem, replacing the charka, symbolised the unity that the nation stands for.
In this event the students of Performing Arts department and Open Elective students, Performed the different items such as Shabad, Classical Vocal, Thumri, Tabla solo, Folk song, charka, Ghazal, Rap solo, Guitar, Geet, Dhol, Qwali, Sitar etc.
Eli Whitney, en el proceso de obtencion de la patente de su desmotadora de algodon, afirmo que nunca habia visto la desmotadora de rodillos perfeccionada que habia ideado para intentar limpiar el algodon de fibra corta (sin embargo, no declaro que nunca habia conocido la antigua desmotadora charka que, sin duda, le influyo).
This late-19th-century jewelled and enamelled gold charka is part of the exhibition 'The Last Flowering of Court Art: A Russian private collection of Faberge', a unique opportunity to see objects lent by a Russian couple living in London.
23) La empresa quedo trunca, probablemente porque le faltaba el apoyo de los senores de Qaraqara y Charka.
On his charka Gandhi strums a tune: I stop somewhere, waiting for you.
We can realise truth and non-violence only in the simplicity of village life and this simplicity can best be found in the Charka and all that the Charka (spinning wheel) connotes.
The heart-centered focus is based in the mid-point charka and involves a transcendent shifting of consciousness; the mystical archetypal image leads to an expanded perceptual state of consciousness, the transcendent function.
smoothing father's shawl, raw silk he slung over the charka, needing it when the cold winds bit the clouds.
With: Thilen Lhondup, Lhapka Tsamchoe, Gurgon Kyap, Karma Tensing Nyama Lama, Karma Wangiel, Jampa Kalsang Tamang, Tsering Dorjee, Labrang Tundup, Rapke Gurung, Pemba Bika, Karma Chhewang, Tensen Charka, Karma Tensing, Yangzom, Gyalsen Gurung, Phuti Bika, Sangmo Gurung, Karma Angbu Gurung, Karma Chhuldim, Charka, Ringmo, Saldang.
La misma independencia de la India se debio al programa economico de Gandhi cuyo simbolo fue la charka, el torno de hilar tradicional en contra de los telares mecanicos y de la industria europea.