Bramin


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Bra´min


1.See Brahman, Brachmanic, etc.
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What I have heard of Bramins sitting exposed to four fires and looking in the face of the sun; or hanging suspended, with their heads downward, over flames; or looking at the heavens over their shoulders "until it becomes impossible for them to resume their natural position, while from the twist of the neck nothing but liquids can pass into the stomach"; or dwelling, chained for life, at the foot of a tree; or measuring with their bodies, like caterpillars, the breadth of vast empires; or standing on one leg on the tops of pillars -- even these forms of conscious penance are hardly more incredible and astonishing than the scenes which I daily witness.
The Bramins and Pythagoras propounded the same question, and if any poet has witnessed the transformation he doubtless found it in harmony with various experiences.
Pakistani Mah-ae Bramin, 25, who sold Mark a bus ticket to the holiday island of Phuket, is being held by police.
One of the first of Halhed's Indian poems, `The Bramin and the River Ganges', written while he was at work on his translation of the Code, was sent to Hastings on 22 May 1774.
Voltaire understood him perfectly: in L'histoire d'un bon bramin (1759) he contrasts an "automaton" happy life with a thoughtful and therefore unhappy one.
Tenders Are Invited For Concrete Work At Various Places In Harsul Gaon Bramin Galli In Ward No.
Tenders are invited for Nagercoil Municipality Providing Advance Patch eork with Renewal BT Surface at Vadeeswaram East car street, South car street, West Car street , North car street, Thalavai theru, near Bramin Kalyanamandapam, near Azhamman kovil and Palla theru
Tenders are invited for providing roads to bramin street, wynchipet main road, gollapalem gattu, kt road, ganapathi rao and janda chettu road, ganapathi rao road foot path.
Tenders are invited for Providing Storm Water Drainage To Bramin Falia At Silvassa
Tenders are invited for renovation of bramins colony, sreevilas, pipe line road in kuruvankonam ward
14) The value of the embankments that one wishes to oppose to this multitude being shrewdly calculated, they will cajole a part of this group to administer the necessary materials to construct that embankment, and the remainder will be destined to the proletariat, to prison, to slavery, to the slaughterhouse, and to be, in other words, either a helot in Sparta or a pariah among the Bramins or a Negro in the United States or an Indian in Calcutta or Irish in London.