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Synonyms for ocarina

egg-shaped terra cotta wind instrument with a mouthpiece and finger holes

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"There are 329 objects in total, but I chose one in particular: a small ocarina. It probably depicts a person turning into an animal during a ritual, or someone dressing in a ceremonial turtle costume.
A Link to Past was widely considered to be the best Legend of Zelda game, that is, until in 1998, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time released for the Nintendo 64.
Mexican Day of the Dead artifacts (with family altars dedicated to dead ancestors with flowers, food, incense, religious figurines, and photographs), Mayan Hieroglyphics carved in stone, myths of transformation often with zoomorphic attributes, sculptures and paintings of woman as divine from India, the Hindu god Krishna configured as a flute player (without the actual flute), ritual Chinese burial ware adorned with swirling clouds and mythical beasts (from one of the world's oldest civilizations) to appease the gods and ancestral spirits, and clay ocarinas performed for ritual dancing and ceremonies throughout Mexico and Central America are among the many symbolic objects used in rituals around the world.
The approach consists in modeling systems using AADL language, and then generating integration source code and configuration files for the simulator SIMA by using an extended version of the open source OCARINA tool.
The collection opens with a wonderfully evocative piece dealing with the place from which many mythologies begin, 'Ovum', playing with associations of egg and employing a series of images and sound effects to explore the idea: 'the meat of the word made orotund and Latinate' which is compared to 'putting your mouth to the smooth/breast of the ocarina'.
Gamers are no strangers to hunting monsters, whether taking on King Dodongo in the Ocarina Of Time or sinking a few hours into, well, Monster Hunter.
Indexing intrigues the curious with Job Search, ComicBook!, Ocarina, and Zinio.
Prolific composer and soundscape artist Steve Roach plays ocarina on " Wacah Chan" and initially brought Nerell and Seelig together.
A Spinel B Ocelot C Ocarina D Nocturne A Dire Straits B Queen C Electric Light Orchestra D Slade QUESTION 3 - for 3 points: With which trade is London's Hatton Garden area associated?
Combining actual artifact discovery with relevant snippets of world wide cultural history patterns, "Flute Lore, Flute Tales" describes the origin and development of four different flute types: the vertical flute, the transverse flute, the panpipes, and the whistle or ocarina. Many different types and styles of flutes are presented in 66 color photo-illustrations, and the final chapters are dedicated to famous 20th century performers, women flutists, jazz flutists, and traditional flute performers of different ethnicities who are bringing old styles of flute performance to new audiences.
Dell has acquired several companies as part of its solutions strategy including Everdream, Force10, KACE, Ocarina, Scalent, SonicWALL, WYSE, and Zing.