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A candleholder holding one black, three red, and three green candles, used in celebrating Kwanzaa.

[Swahili, little tower, candelabrum, diminutive of mnara, tower, minaret, from Arabic manāra, lighthouse, minaret; see nwr in Semitic roots.]
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(Alternative Belief Systems) a type of candle holder that holds seven candles, used in the African-American festival of Kwanzaa
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In a year where JA Resorts & Hotels has hinted at a new food and beverage focus and multiple exciting new additions, JA Lake View Hotel will launch Kinara, a vibrant Indian restaurant, headed by James Beard Award Nominee and Michelin Star Chef Vikas Khanna - the internationally acclaimed Indian chef.
RD always did his best work with the elder Mangeshkar sister; be it in Amar Prem, Kinara, Aandhi or Aap Ki Kasam.
The cultural items displayed were divided into five categories: Festivities (Kwanzaa, Ramadan, Chinese New Year, Christmas, and Hanukkah), clothing (caftan), cultural objects and symbols (kinara, dreidel, menorah, Santa Claus, Christmas tree), food (potato latke, fruitcake) and actions (to pray).
The student was among 192 candidates sitting the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education at the extra-county school.His body was taken to Kinara Hospital Mortuary, awaiting an autopsy.
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