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n.1.A society or congregation; a church or religious body.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Several workers of Pakistan Walmek Samaj have participated in the rally and condemned human right violations committed by Indian forces in Held Kashmir.
Ashif Mahmud, secretary general of Journalist Association for Human Rights and Welfare (JAHR), Firoja Khatun, general secretary of Musthi Samaj Kalyan Sangstha, Md.
The Founder and President of Urdu Samaj of Chicago, Mr.Ali Khan also a well-known community member and social worker addressed the crowd in his opening speech.
All participants and audience lauded the efforts and showered praise on Muscat Gujarati Samaj which has been tirelessly working towards providing excellent cultural and social events for the Indian diaspora living in Oman.
Ganesh Dutt, one of the founder members, said: "The name of our group, Samaj Karam, means 'helping society' and that's what we've been doing ever since we founded the group in 1999.
"The crowd crossed 2,000 by the afternoon and it is not just Indians, but Bahrainis and people from other nationalities as well who joined to fly kites," said Shree Gujarati Samaj Bahrain committee member Jatin Karia.
New Delhi: Bahujan Samaj Party leader Mayawati on Tuesday tendered her resignation as a Rajya Sabha member, hours after the Chair asked her to restrict her impromptu speech on anti-Dalit violence in Saharanpur of Uttar Pradesh.
Dr Chandra, an acclaimed author and authority on ancient Sanskrit texts, had originally been employed by the executive committee of Arya Samaj in March 2011 having been recruited from India.
With his continuous endeavours and indispensable leadership, the Bahujan Samaj Party believes in continuously working towards the Upliftment of weaker sections and betterment of the society.
1) Samaj Shikshak Award conferred to Late Padma Shri Narendra Dhabolkar (posthumously).
RAMY SALAMA DOHA GUJARATI Samaj Qatar, an Indian community forum, held its annual kite flying festival at the Al Dosari garden near Shahaniya, on Friday.
The blue sky over Al Dosari Farm at Shahaniya was covered in hundreds of colourful kites yesterday when a large number of Indian expatriates took part in a festival organised by Gujarati Samaj Qatar.