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Noun1.chadar - a cloth used as a head covering (and veil and shawl) by Muslim and Hindu womenchadar - a cloth used as a head covering (and veil and shawl) by Muslim and Hindu women
head covering, veil - a garment that covers the head and face
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He laid a chadar on the grave of Hazrat Shah Abdul Latif Bhittai (RA) and offered dua for the development of the country.
Limited Tenders are invited for Conduct of chadar trek
We remain highly disturbed and fearful throughout the day for our little ones at home, wondering whether there are safe behind chadar and char dewari?
However, in the recent years, some of the winter sports, such as Ice Skating, Ice Hockey Tournament and Chadar trek, are becoming popular among the youth.
Mostly folks here call it Kayriyan wali chadar as the motif is shaped like unripe mangoes.
Chief Proctor Dr Shakeel Ahmed said that the administration has issued a notification on 11 December under which unnecessary meetings between boys and girls, wearing of Chadar by boys, smoking, sitting on the roof, fooling with newcomers, wandering, and such other activities have been banned at the campus.
He also sent a Chadar to the famous shrine of Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti in Ajmer, Rajasthan, to fulfil his vow.
In 2nd operation, ANF Karachi conducted a raid at a Narcotics Den of notorious drug seller Laal Zada at Dadex Chadar Factory, Pahtoon Abad, Manghopir Road, Karachi and arrested three accused namely Rehman Zada, Shahzad and Zakir Ullah all resident of West Karachi.
Modi, who offered prayers to Goddess Kamakhaya Devi on Friday in Guwahati on the occasion of Navratri, is now sending a chadar ( ceremonial cloth inscribed with religious verses) to the Ajmer Sharif dargah of Sufi saint Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti, also known as Garibnawaz, on Sunday.
Aryana dons no chadar and makes little effort to be modest outwardly.
Their presentation of Laila O Laila (Balochi song), Janan (Pushto song), Mor Thor Tillay (Sindhi song) and Lathay Di Chadar (Punjabi song) were enjoyed by the audience.
So she had taken to wearing a ragged chadar to look like a servant.