durbar


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the room in the palace of a native prince of India in which audiences and receptions occur

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Following the Durbar, its ownership passed to Krishna Raja Wodeyar IV, Maharaja of Mysore.
Camilla has worn the Delhi Durbar tiara on several state occasions - as a divorced woman, she wasn't dressed in white for her second marriage, this time to Prince Charles at Windsor Guildhall (register office) followed by a short service at St George's Chapel in April 2005: this date with destiny was postponed at the last minute by Charles who had to fly off to Rome for Pope John Paul II's funeral.
Various accounts of Maharaja Ranjit Singh's durbar tell us that he used to be simply dressed with very little jewellery on his person but that he ordered his attendants and courtiers to be in resplendent attire.
The Delhi Durbar was captured in film and is one of the great events in the period of peace leading up to the First World War.
Known as the Durbar Tiara, it was worn by Queen Mary in Delhi to mark the start of King George V's reign as King and as Emperor of India.
Camilla's glittering diamond head piece was the Durbar Tiara previously worn by Queen Mary for the Delhi Durbar to celebrate the coronation of King George V.
The four other alleged cartel members arrested have been named in Colombia as Sanjot Mozumder, Saffe Durbar, Richard Forwaid and Paul Martin.
New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah yesterday (Tuesday) lowered the level of poll debate by likening the Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda to a courtesan, saying the chief minister did mujra [a dance] in Delhi durbar [ruler's court].
Unlike Nitish, who used to meet people at ' Janata ke Durbar mein Mukhyamantr i' every Monday, Manjhi has been meeting people at his bungalow every day.
The Three Spires island could have a Riley car - made in nearby Durbar Avenue.
ISLAMABAD, July 04, 2011 (Frontier Star): Jamaat-e-Ahle Sunnat Pakistan has strongly condemned the failure of government to arrest the mastermind of suicide bombing in Data Durbar despite a lapse of one year.
Maoist lawmaker Chandra Bahadur Thapa said the Maoists plan to mobilize as many as 300,000 supporters as the day progresses to picket the principal secretariat known as Singha Durbar that houses the Prime Minister's Office and more than a dozen ministries.
Trained by Tom Murphy at Lamorlaye, Durbar became the first French-trained horse to win the Derby when, at 20-1, the son of Rabelais beat Hapsburg by three lengths.
Camilla's glittering diamond headpiece was the Durbar Tiara previously worn by Queen Mary for the Delhi Durbar to celebrate the coronation of King George V.
Japan's embassy in Nepal on Wednesday donated $65,103 to spruce up Kathmandu's popular historic and cultural zone of Durbar Square.