chadar


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Synonyms for chadar

a cloth used as a head covering (and veil and shawl) by Muslim and Hindu women

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The Minister said: "Offered 'Chadar' on behalf of PM ...
The chadar would be presented at the shrine on behalf of the Prime Minister by Minister of State for Minority Affairs ( MoS) Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi.
The groups included the Huddersfield Geology Group; Bridge the Gap (a group of older people who work with pupils from Almondbury High School); Birkby and Fartown Reading and Craft Group; Home Educated Children; and Mala Chadar Curd - a group of Kurdish families and individuals.
At the head of the complex, approached by a flight of steps divided by a chadar or water-chute (a digital ceramic mural by Raoul Rewal covers the east wall), the Jamatkhana courtyard extends the Prayer Hall in the traditional manner.
Chairman Albert Reynolds also told shareholders that the Libyan Government had asked Bula to submit a development plan for the Chadar field which it would do in early October.
The Krupp group has negotiated bilateral agreements for extracting coal and iron ore in Tabas and Sangan, Khorasan region and at Chadar Malou, Yazd region.
Accompanied by diplomats from the Pakistan High Commission here, they laid a traditional 'chadar' on the occasion of the 715th Urs of Amir Khusro on behalf of the government and people of Pakistan, a High Commission release said.
The Naib Khalifa of the dargah Hazrat Syed Ismail Shah inaugurated the Urs celebration by laying a chadar on the grave of Hazrat Shah Deewano Sultan Hashmi (RA).
Reports said that the slogans were shouted when a green 'chadar' was being brought through the Royal Gate of the Taj Mahal.
The journalist body said that the raid, conducted allegedly by the personnel of some law enforcement agency, while concealing their identities, violated chadar and chardewari of the house of the reporter and was against the violation of basic human rights.
Provincial Minister for Religious Affairs and Auqaf Syed Pir Saeedul Hassan Shah will inaugurate the urs celebrations, while performing traditional 'chadar' on the shrine of great sufi saint.Other officials of Auqaf Department and a large number of devotees will be present on the occasion.
The Canadian Sikh yatrees offered their religious rites at the gurdawara and laid a chadar (ceremonial sheet) on the samadhi.
He inaugurated the Urs celebrations by laying traditional 'chadar' on the grave of Sufi saint.
CHARSADDA:The administration of Bacha Khan University, Charsadda, has imposed fines on 23 students over violating disciplinary rules of the university.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.