Danda


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Danda

An ancient Indian unit of length variously equivalent to values between 1.5 and two meters.
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This is strongly supported by the discoveries of the Sun temple, Boudha Danda (600-700 CE) and the monolithic temple at Manda (600-700 CE).
On 19 Feb 2010, Salou appointed Mahamadou Danda as Prime Minister.
Davis favors Sarkar's conclusion: danda is necessary to the state, which is necessary to avoid anarchy (the "logic of the fishes") but also serves as "a pedagogic institution or moral laboratory" (p.
The enterprising and dominating Okonkwo of Things Fall Apart dreads resembling his indolent father, the flute-playing Unoka, and drives away his son, Nwoye, because he seems to resemble Unoka more than Okonkwo; the industrious and ambitious Araba of Danda is repeatedly confounded by the care-free evasions of work and responsibility of his flute-playing son, Danda.
A danda is a stick that is used to get the guli airborne by tapping it at either end and then hitting it as far as possible.
Danda Corporation, now known as D and A Liquidation Corporation; Danda Group, LLC; Danda Leasing LLC; The Danda Group Inc.
Cvockarem byl Danda [Danda was a Nutcase], Padla facka [It came to blows], Na Pankraci [In Pankrac].
The Duras today live on the hills of Dura Danda, Turlungkot and Kunchha Aam Danda in the Lamjung District of Nepal.
Maintenance Repiar to Staff Quarters at Juhu Danda complex, Santacruz(west),Mumbai- 54 during 2015-16.
Residents demand teaching staff: The parents of girl students hailing from Danda Rabat on Tuesday demanded of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government and high ups of the education department to appoint teaching staff at the lone girls\' primary school in their villages.
a high level delegation comprised of SPLA Generals and Members of Parliament as well as Members of Western Equatorial Leadership Council, including former minister of roads and bridges at the national level, Anthony Makana, Victor Danda, George Bamandara Kosta left Juba as they travelled to Yambio in an attempt to help contain the insecurity situation that has erupted since Friday in the capital city of western Equatoria state , Yambio, and following the problems at Birisi area," Magaya said in a statement on Sunday.