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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]


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


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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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Tenders are invited for Mechanized housekeeping service for cleanliness and complete maintenance of asi office tilak marg including garden under conservation activities
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Additional Sessions Judge Tarun Sherawat ordered Tilak Marg Police Station to release Nayeem's brother Munir Khan and delete the photo which he clicked when he had come to meet him in the Patiala House Courts Complex lock-up.
He conveyed this to visiting Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Tilak Marapana when he called on him.
Kuch logon koh ye ( Bhagwa Gamcha aur maathe par tilak ) dekh kar bechainee aur takleef hogi.
The area is where one of the first and strongest advocates of Indian self-rule, Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak, was cremated.
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Project Description : To Construct Foot over bridge (FOB) and Escalators at Tilak Nagar railway station in Maharashtra
The strongholds which BJP lost in the last elections include Mundka, Shalimar Bagh, Rohini, Tilak Nagar, Hari Nagar, Karol Bagh, Greater Kailash and Delhi Cantonment.
New Delhi, July 23 ( ANI ): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today offered floral tributes to noted freedom fighter Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak, on his 158th birth anniversary in the Central Hall of Parliament.