Sankha

Sank´ha


n.1.A chank shell (Turbinella pyrum); also, a shell bracelet or necklace made in India from the chank shell.
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Hearty congratulations are in order to George Rabin (14), Ed Thurlow (15), Sankha Kahagala-Gamage (16) and David Bernstein (16), who took the top prizes in The Big Bang UK Young Scientists and Engineers Competition.
Al Qudra Lake Image Credit: Atiq ur Rehman/XPRESS Lahbab Sands Image Credit: Ahmed Ramzan/XPRESS Ras Al Khaimah desert Image Credit: GN Archives The Rubh Al Khali Image Credit: Sankha Kar/XPRESS Hajar Mountains Image Credit: GN Archives Jabal Al Jais Image Credit: Abhishek Sengupta/XPRESS Umm Al Quwain beach Image Credit: GN Archives
His other players are Dineshkantan Thangarajah and Sankha Atukarale.
Aside from Dissanayake, the team is composed of Harshana Godamanna, Dineshkanthan Thangarajah, and Sankha Atukorale.
Shawn Regis, (1) Sina Youssefian, (2) Manisha Jassal, (1) Matthew Phaneuf, (3) Nima Rahbar, (4) Sankha Bhowmick (1,5)
Those women who wear sankha pola [conch shell bangles worn by married Bengali women] and can think that their husbands are not their life but a part [of their lives]--I think that's a huge change.
api ca kho maharaja sankha samanna pannatti voharo namamattam yad idam nagaseno ti, na h'ettha puggalo upalabbhatiti.
11 ( ANI ): President Pranab Mukherjee presented the Sunil Gangopadhyay Memorial Award for Excellence in Bengali Literature to eminent poet and literateur Nirendranth Chakravarty for the year 2012 and Sankha Ghosh for the year 2013 respectively at a function held here.
See also Sankha Ghosh, Ocampor Rabindranath [Ocampo's Rabindranathb (3rd edition Calcutta: Dey's, 1983) which is a Bengali version of Ocampo's book on Tagore with an insightful introduction by Sankha Ghosh.
Yagnavalkya, himself a sage and a law-giver mentions twenty: Manu, Yagnavalkya, Atri, Vishu, Harita, Usanas, Angirasa, Apastambha, Yama, Brihaspati, Parasara, Samvarta, Katyayana, Daksha, Vyasa, Likhita, Sankha, Gautama, Shatatapa, and Vashishta.
Sankha Amarakoon (1), Ajantha Dahanayake (2), Bernhard Thalheim (3)
Subhro Sankha Mukherjee started his speech by explaining the types of banks operating in India, i.