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(Judaism) a period of seven days of mourning after the death of close relative

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the destroyer

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We have revived tradition of Shiva Mahotsav (Festival) that was started by King Vikramaditya 2100 year ago.
There is ample evidence that Taj Mahal was a Shiva Temple constructed by a Hindu King, Taj is not a symbol of love, Emperor Shahjahan married within four months of his queen Mumtaz Mahal a demise," claims Dr Pandey.
Shiva missed out on an opportunity to qualify for Rio after Irish boxer Michael Conlan opted to go through using his World Championships quota, and not the one he earned earlier through AIBA's World Series of Boxing ( WSB).
Rishi Sachdev, managing director of Shiva Hotels, adds: ''We realised we had stiff competition given the quality of this asset.
Devotees believe that Lord Shiva married Devi Parvati on Shivratri.
Giving the life of music to the soul of the words, all the 10 songs in the album have been originally created out of various sections of the 3 books of the Shiva Trilogy.
Amis, four years younger than Shiva, said that on first reading it, he was thrilled to be alive at the same time as a writer such as Shiva Naipaul.
Shivratri marks the wedding day of Lord Shiva and Parvati.
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Summary: JHARKAND(Cihan)-Tribals walk on fire during the ongoing Manda festival in Indian city of Jharkhand, a ritual believed to appease their Lord Shiva.
1) The essay summarizes the essential significance of Shiva as Nataraja, "Lord of the Dance", and till today has proven the most persistent point of reference that turned this south Indian bronze into a national symbol, both at home and abroad (figure 1).
It might not seem an obvious choice to combine steady and sedate yoga with the heady thrill of surfing the waves - but for yoga practitioner and surfer Shiva Rea, nothing could be more natural.
April 7 2010 - Shiva Fertilizers Ltd has announced it has acquired a 53 per cent stake in Shiva Parvati Poultry Feed Pvt Ltd.
Vandana Shiva was one of India's leading physicists before becoming a activist committed to radical social change.