Mohur


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Mohur

A gold coin issued in British India and associated states. It was equivalent to 15 rupees. British India stopped minting mohurs in 1918, but some states kept issuing them until the independence of India in 1947.
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Gold Mohur It is situated in Tawahi at Elephant Bay and the tip of Hail Mountain , being overlooked by Shamsan Mountain , thus distinguished for it's beautiful location and it's warm water .
Rafat sang not of daffodils and dales, but of gul mohur and cacti.
(16) He continued to demand that al-Zindani "besiege the American Embassy" with a group of his followers, further suggesting that "a group of brothers [should] take control over the airbase in Sana'a," "besiege the Republican Palace in Yemen," "carry an operation against the apostates in the Gold Mohur [Hotel] in Aden," and "storm the Ministry of Interior and kill the apostates there and the Interior Minister." He closed with, "This is what we wish for and want to see in the faith and wisdom valleys of Yemen ...
The technical meeting of the championship was held yesterday at Gold Mohur Hotel and Resort in Aden where representatives of all eight teams, referees and observers were present.
While before 1640 some Nepalese coins struck to the tangka standard of about 10.5 g had reached Tibet by way of trade, after 1640 only one denomination was sent to Tibet, the mohar (mohur), which weighed about 5.4g, commonly called thepetanh (Tibetan bal tam) in Tibet during the eighteenth century, according to the Italian missionaries writing from Lhasa at that time (Petech, 1952-56).
18 The award for Yemen's Leading Hotel went to the Gold Mohur Hotel & Resort and was collected by Saeed Basloom, manager of Warba Trading Company.
For example, a gold mohur from the East India Company era of just two hundred years ago could be worth 500,000 rupees ($10,000)!
Alaca R, Yilmaz B, Goktepe AS, Mohur H, Kalyon TA (2002) Efficacy of isokinetic exercise on functional capacity and pain in patellofemoral pain syndrome.
The Yemeni vice president was bolstered in his claims when terrorists conducted near simultaneous bombings of the Movenpick and Gold Mohur hotels, where U.S.
They were kept in polypropylene cages and were acclimated for 7 days before using in the experiments in a temperature (27 [+ or -] [degrees]C) and light controlled (14h light: 10h dark) room with the provision of food (Gold Mohur mice feed, Hindustan Lever Ltd., Mumbai, India) and water ad libitum.
regia (gul mohur), Spathodea nilotica (fountain tree), etc.