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tilak

(ˈtɪlək)
n, pl -ak or -aks
(Hinduism) a coloured spot or mark worn by Hindus, esp on the forehead, often indicating membership of a religious sect, caste, etc, or (in the case of a woman) marital status
[from Sanskrit tilaka]

Tilak

(ˈtɪlək)
n
(Biography) Bal Gangadhar (ˈbæl ˈɡæŋədɑː), also called Lokamanya. 1856–1920, Indian nationalist leader, educationalist, and scholar, who founded (1914) the Indian Home Rule League

til•ak

(ˈtɪl ək)

n., pl. -ak, -aks.
a distinctive spot of colored powder or paste worn on the forehead by Hindu men and women as a religious symbol.
[< Skt tilaka]
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Jinnah's defence of Lokmanya Tilak: One of the tallest nationalists of the independence struggle, Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak had chosen Jinnah to defend him in the Court of Law, when he was charged with seditious writing in his newspaper 'Kesari.' Tilak lost the case and was sentenced to six years of imprisonment.
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