khanda


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khanda

(ˈkʌːndə)
n
(Other Non-Christian Religions) a double-edged sword that appears as the emblem on the Sikh flag and is used in the Amrit ceremony to stir the amrit
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In a corner, a Japanese warrior, mailed and plumed, menaced him with a halberd, and a score of lances and khandas and kuttars gave back the unsteady gleam.
ISLAMABAD -- Minister for Interior, Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Tuesday visited Khanda Village, Attock and offered condolence over death of former Member of National Assembly (MNA), Sardar Sarfraz Khan.
Suryanarayana Sastri later composed a commentary, entitled Khandadevabhdvaprakasa, on the entire text, published in 1985: Khanda Deva Bhava Prakasa, a Commentary on Mahamhopadhyaya Khandadeva's Bhattarahasya (as given on the Roman title page), Rajahmundry (no publisher specified).
95 to share between two), made up of seven pieces from the starter menu: khanda bhajia, kopra pethis, samosa, hara bara kebab, hathi chak vada, khuli kachori and sabzi shami.
He said this Friday after inaugurating gas facility to Khanda Koh and Shahnagar completed at the cost of Rs 35 million.
Born in 1967 in the village of Khanda Kheri, Hisar, Captain Abhimanyu is the most dynamic face of the BJP.
The five articles or kakars (five Ks) worn by all Sikhs, introduced by the last Sikh Guru, Gobind Singh (1675-1708), are the most obvious examples of symbols of the faith: Kesh, or long hair; Kanga, or wooden comb used to secure the top-knot; Kachha, or short white drawers worn next to the skin; Kara, or iron bracelet; Khanda (Kirpan), or short two-edged dagger.
The khanda or double-edged sword that Guru Gobind Singh used to prepare amrit on Baisakhi in 1699 is also displayed inside the Gurudwara.
In the chess contest, Govt Model H/S for Boys defeated Govt H/S Mahalam Kalan, Kasur while in tug-of-war event, Govt H/S Mahalam Kalan, Kasur suffered yet another defeat at the hands of Govt HSS Mor Khanda, Nankana Sahib.
Jayan, e-403, Ganesh Plaza 2, Sector 1, Khanda Colony, New Panvel (w)--410206.