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A city of east-central India south of Bhubaneswar. Its temple dedicated to Krishna is a noted pilgrimage center and the site of an important annual religious festival.


Variant of poori.


(ˈpʊəriː; pʊəˈriː)
(Placename) a port in E India, in Odisha (formerly Orissa) on the Bay of Bengal: 12th-century temple of Jagannath. Pop: 157 610 (2001)


(ˈpʊər i, pʊˈri)

a seaport in E Orissa, in E India, on the Bay of Bengal: temple of Krishna; Hindu pilgrimage center. 101,089.
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MAIL TODAY called up the Puris in Chandigarh but his family said they were not in a state to speak.
The puris come in a plate with the mashed potatoes, chaat masala, sprouts and the mix of sweet and spicy water separately.
Puris, 89, of Worcester, died Sunday, February 22, 2009 in his home, after an illness.
She also leaves her parents, Paul and Genevieve Puris of Worcester; step children, Nicole Corona, John-Andrew Saucedo of San Antonio, TX, a grandson, Xavier Rodriguez of San Antonio, TX; two brothers, Richard Puris and his wife, Diana of Westford, MA, Philip Puris and his wife Gail of Jefferson, MA; a sister, Karen Shearns and her husband Chuck of Auburn, MA, four nieces, Elizabeth and Kristina Puris of Jefferson, MA and Kayla and Olivia Shearns of Auburn, MA, and numerous close friends.
EPSON is the first new business our agency has pursued since Ammirati & Puris and Lintas New York merged last year," said Duncan Pollock, the agency's chairman and chief executive officer.
Lotito's distinguished career is marked by tenures at some of the world's largest advertising and communications agencies, including Ammirati & Puris, McCann Erickson, Benton & Bowles, MediaPort and Initiative Media North America.
Puris, vice chairman of Lintas Worldwide and president and chief executive officer of Ammirati & Puris/Lintas, the global advertising system's New York agency, has been named to succeed Kenneth Robbins as chairman and chief executive of Lintas Worldwide, when Robbins retires on July 1.
NYSE: IPG) ("Interpublic"), and Martin Puris, President and Chief Executive Officer of Ammirati & Puris Inc.
Walter Thompson, New York will assume responsibility for all (previously at Ammirati Puris Lintas, New York).