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Almsgiving

The act or practice of giving money to the poor or to an organization dedicated to religious or social issues. Almsgiving is an important part of many religions, which generally encourage or commend taking care of the poor.
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We are hoping in the autumn to show some more recent alms - which of course have already been shown in London, Manchester, Glasgow and Liverpool, as well as smaller cities like Shefaeld and Bristol.
The result marked Audi's fourth overall ALMS victory of the season, the German manufacturer's 22nd consecutive LM P1 ALMS class win and their seventh outright Laguna race win since 2000.
Their standing in the community, as well as the alms they received, depended on those qualities.
The focus now switches to the legendary Road America circuit at Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin for round seven of the Alms from August 18.
Singh has voluntary workers at the orphanage, who beg for alms in the surrounding villages.
Cocker's season begins this weekend with a testing session at Paul Ricard in France, before he heads across the Atlantic for the opening ALMS race of the year.
1970: Uma Thurman, who has starred in alms Dangerous Liaisons, Pulp Fiction and Kill Bill, is 38 today.
It's a case of concentrating on the rest of the season and ensuring we successfully retain the ALMS title for us and Audi.
The word alms means "a kind gift for someone in need.
Formula One Team Renault F1 Team Formula One Driver Fernando Alonso MotoGP Rider Valentino Rossi (Gaulioses Yamaha Team) WRC Driver Sebastien Loeb (Citroen) Le Mans Team ADT Champion (Audi) American Le Mans Series Audi (Team ADT Champion) LMP1 Class Manufacturer ALMS LMP1 Class Drivers Frank Biela and Emanuele Pirro (Team ADT Champion) ALMS GT1 Class Manufacturer Chevrolet (Corvette Racing) ALMS GT1 Class Drivers Oliver Gavin, Olivier Beretta (Corvette Racing) ALMS GT2 Class Manufacturer Porsche (Petersen Motorsports/White Lightning Racing) ALMS GT2 Class Drivers Patrick Long and Jorg Bergmeister (Petersen Motorsports/White Lightning Racing)
The idea behind establishing Egyptian House of Zakat and Charity was inspired by its Kuwaiti counterpart," he said in reply to a question by KUNA on ways to benefit from expertise of Kuwait's Zakat House in the alms and philanthropic field, adding that there is a major coordination between the two sides in order to attain the most benefit possible from the Kuwaiti experience.
RAWALPINDI -- Although, with the start of holy month of Ramazan-ul-Mubarik, professional beggars had again come in field but nowadays, in last 'Ashra' of Ramazan, the number of beggars, a majority of them women and children, has increased and noticed seeking alms in every nook and corner of the city.