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Kite

An ancient Egyptian unit of weight approximately equivalent to 1.36 grams during the Old and Middle Kingdoms or 9.1 grams during the New Kingdom.
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There are kite flying demonstrations until noon and from 3pm to 4pm.
The DSF kite fest from January 29 to 31 will be held at the beach in Jumeirah 3 (behind Sunset Mall) featuring some of the world's finest kite flying teams from 25 countries and governed and approved by the International Kite Flying Association (USA), according to organisers Classic Concepts.
He said that kite flying will not be tolerated and police and district administration should ensure strict implementation of the law in this regard.
According to tradition, kite flying in Korea is a kind of ritual and through which kite flyers will blow away misfortunes of life and call in good luck.
National Kite Month is a month-long celebration in which kite events around the world help introduce people to the activity and history of kite flying, as well as the artistry and educational aspect of kite flying (for more information, visit www.
Kite Flying is one of the most admired and most awaited festival in the western Indian state of Gujarat and coincides with Makar Sankranti.
A Kite Ballet by Zack De Santos - a kite flying demonstration to music - will be held at Coed Helen Park Field at 12.
LAHORE, June 16 -- A division bench of the Lahore High Court (LHC) comprising Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed and Justice Muhammad Farrukh Irfan Khan admitted for regular hearing an inter-court appeal challenging a single bench's order of imposing ban on kite flying.
Lahore: This year, the clear blue skies of Lahore's crisp winter, ideal for kite flying, have remained largely vacant.
They enjoyed first-hand experience of kite flying after making their own on the day with the help of Derek Kuhn Kite Workshops.
Soon, however, three more buses with Palestinian children from camps all over Lebanon arrived to participate in Tuesday's kite flying festival.
Twenty years later, Amir (now played by Khalid Abdalla) has become an Americanised author while the Taliban rules his homeland with an iron fist - even banning kite flying.