kumara


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kumara

(ˈkuːmərə) or

kumera

n
1. (Plants) a convolvulaceous twining plant, Ipomoea batatas, of tropical America, cultivated in the tropics for its edible fleshy yellow root
2. (Cookery) the root of this plant
Also called: sweet potato
[Māori]
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Abu Dhabi: Prashat Kumara hit an unbeaten 111 and shared a century stand for the third wicket with Mohammad Fazil which saw Lions CC register a 79-run win over Eleven Lions and enter the semi-finals in the Gulf Technical Trophy.
the tracks are "OM sahana vavtu mantra", "mangalam", "nam myoho renge kyo mantra", "OM kumara mantra", "rang de""white cloud white swan", "native son", "audience OM", and bonus studio track "OM mantra (the cosmic yes)".
Four of the five SLFP Vice Presidents including Kumara Welgama, Janaka Bandara Tennakoon, Dullas Alahapperuma and Chamal Rajapaksa were on the joint opposition's stage yesterday.
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The celebration ended with the kumara ceremony, which took place on the balcony overlooking Wellington Harbour on a still and starry night.
and wiped out 120 workers' homes at the Meeriabedda tea estate in Badulla district, 218 kilometers (135 miles) east of the capital, Colombo, said Lal Sarath Kumara, an official from the Disaster Management Center, reports Associated Press.
The weather appears to be getting worse and we could have more rain in the coming days," Sarath Lal Kumara noted.