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jor

(dʒɔː)
n
(in Indian music) a medium-paced introductory instrumental passage
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His name is Jor, and both he and my mother came up from the beginning; but one of them, probably my mother, had completed the seven cycles" (approximately seven hundred years), "with the result that their offspring might be cos-ata-lo, or born as are all the children of your race, my Tom, as you tell me is the fact.
"A further complication lay in the fact that Duseen wanted me, while I would have none of him, and then came evidence to my father's ears that he was in league with the Wieroo; a hunter, returning late at night, came trembling to my father, saying that he had seen Du-seen talking with a Wieroo in a lonely spot far from the village, and that plainly he had heard the words: `If you will help me, I will help you--I will deliver into your hands all cos-ata-lo among the Galus, now and hereafter; but for that service you must slay Jor the High Chief and bring terror and confusion to his followers.'
We may live here among them, and you will be a great warrior--oh, when Jor dies you may even be chief, for there is none so mighty as my warrior.
"Yes," she answered, "If you wish it; but you know, my Tom, that if Jor captures us, both you and Co-Tan's man will pay the penalty with your lives--not even his love for me nor his admiration for you can save you."
Jor and Tan are splendid men and they will think me an ingrate; but I can't waste my life here when there is so much to be done in the outer world."
Minutes after his appearance, teams from both the CBI and the Enforcement Directorate arrived at his posh Jor Bagh residence.
He then left for his Jor Bagh residence from the Congress office and teams of the CBI and the ED reached soon after.
The martyrdom ceremony which is also known as 'Jor Mela' was addressed by the Provincial Minister for Minorities Affairs Ijaz Alam who condemned the behavior of Indian government towards Sikhs and said that keeping them away from visiting their religious sites was against human rights and this act exposes their true face before the world.
The pilgrims travelled from Nankana Sahab to Gurdwara Dera Sahab in Lahore via a special train, ahead of Jor Mela which will be celebrated on June 16.
They were coming to Pakistan for the Jor Mela to observe the death anniversary of Guru Arjun Das, for which around 100 pilgrims were issued visa by the High Commission for Pakistan, it added.
For instance, Anil Bajaj of Golf Links says, " In 1998, when the AB Vajpayee Government came into existence, they rightly removed our area, Bengali Market, Jor Bagh, Sundar Nagar and Malcha Marg from LBZ.
But an artist on the music legend's label, Lebanese-American singer Xriss Jor, is melding the two worlds together.