• Diwali: Festival of Lights
    Divya Reddy Pidaparti Composition I Novemeber 19, 2012 Mayra Garcia Diwali: Festival Of Lights (Extra Credit) The event I attended was the celebration of Diwali Festival sponsored by the Indian Student Association of Texas A&M University Corpus Christi. This event was held on Thursday, N...
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  • Diwali festival
    Student number: 09347004 Student name: Wang Weiwei (王维维) Group number: 25 Group topic: The Diwali Festival Analysis of Diwali Festival: special significances & negative effects (School of Tourism, Sun Yat-sen University, Wang Weiwei) Abstract: “Diwali”, the festival of lights,...
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  • Five Days of Diwali Festival
    The First day of Diwali : Dhanteras The First day is called Dhanteras or Dhantryaodashi, which falls on the thirteenth day of the month of Ashwin. . The Second day of Diwali : Narak Chaturdasi It is the fourteenth lunar day (thithi) of the dark forthnight of the month of Kartik and the eve of D...
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  • Diwali Festival
    India is called the country of Festivals. There are different festivals celebrated in different provinces. Diwali is the one, celebrated all over India. Diwali also called "Festival of Lights" is celebrated in month of November of the year. Diwali is celebrated for four days according to Hindu Pa...
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  • Diwali Festival
    Diwali is an annual festival of Hindus. Generally it falls during the month of October or November. Hindus throughout India celebrate this festival with great joy. The festival of Diwali has a religious sanction behind it. It was on this day thousands of years ago that Shri Ram Chandra set foot o...
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  • Fifty Years of Language Planning for Modern Hindi
    FIFTY YEARS OF LANGUAGE PLANNING FOR MODERN HINDI The Official Language of India 1. ABSTRACT Hindi - according to the 1991 Census of India, is the mother tongue of 233,432,285 persons (22% of the entire Indian population), and is spoken as a language (which includes 47 or so mother tongues cobb...
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  • My Favorite Festival Diwali
    Diwali - Hindu Festival of Lights Each year in October and November, Indian people who are followers of the Hindu religion celebrate the festival of Diwali by decorating their homes with hundreds of little lamps called divas. The word Diwali is a contraction of deepavali - which literally means...
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  • Indian Festival
    Paragraph: Draft - 2 Topic: An interesting celebration from your culture. Brain storming Lighting up Diyas Fireworks Sweets Gifts Symbol of good over evil Celebrated in other countries Prayers Outlining Why Diwali is most interesting celebration - Diyas...
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  • Language of Cinema
    LANGUAGE OF CINEMA,ITS NEW TRENDS,IMPACT OF CINEMA ON SOCIETY,FILM AS A CONTEMPORARY ART FORM.. The cinema of India consists of films produced across India, which includes the cinematic culture of Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Gujarat,Haryana, Jammu and Kashmir, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, ...
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  • Zee TV and the Creation of Hindi Media Communities in Singapore
    Access Provided by National University of Singapore at 11/02/11 1:28AM GMT SOJOURN: Journal of Social Issues in Southeast Asia Vol. 25, No. 2 (2010), pp. 262–80 DOI: 10.1355/sj25-2e © 2010 ISEAS ISSN 0217-9520 print / ISSN 1793-2858 electronic Research Notes and Comments Zee TV...
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  • Diwali
    What is Diwali ? The word "Diwali" is a contraction of "Deepavali", originating from the Sanskrit word Dīpāvalī (दीपावली) which can be translated to "Row of Lights". Hence the Diwali Festival is also called the "Festival of Lights". Diwali is the name for the festival in North-Indi...
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  • Diwali Ethnography Project
    Introduction The subject that I researched for my ethnography was the Hindu festival of Deepavali within the Nepalese culture, and how it has been incorporated in the Nepalese festival of Tihar. The informants I have interviewed are all within my consanguineal family. Two of the interviews were don...
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  • Science and Technology in Hindi
    Science writing in Hindi appears to have began in 1818 (Patariya, 2000) with the publication of a magazine named “Hindi Digdarshan,” copies of which were circulated to many schools in West Bengal. ‘Digdarshan' regularly incorporated materials on science, a trend that was not in vogue at that...
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  • Pidgin Language
    ENGL-155: Introduction to Language Assignment 5 Fall 2011 Pidgin language is now in used by millions of people, and it is used as a way to contact with people who have a different language. Pidgin is a selection of a language that established for so many reasons, such as dealing with peopl...
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  • Hindi Seminar
    PROGRESSIVE USE OF HINDI 14 Progressive Use of Hindi Introduction 14.1 The Hindi section functioning in the Ministry of Mines is responsible for ensuring compliance of the Official Languages Act, the rules made thereunder and the administrative instructions regarding use of Hindi in the Ministry of...
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  • Diwali
    Diwali festival is a 5 day Hindu festival in India which occurs on the fifteenth day of Kartika. Diwali when translated means "rows of lighted lamps" and the occasion is also referred to as the Festival of Lights. During Diwali, Indian homes are cleaned and windows are opened to welcome Lakshmi, th...
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  • Diwali
    Diwali or Deepawali, is also known as the Festival of Lights. Sanskrit word "Deepavali" - Deepa meaning light and Avali, meaning a row. During the Festival of Lights, 'deeps', or oil lamps, are burned throughout the day and into the night to ward off darkness and evil. Diwali - The Festival of Light...
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  • Diwali
    Diwali is one of the most important festivals celebrated in India. It is celebrated on the darkest night of the year, which usually falls sometime in the beginning of November. Diwali, though, is the festival of lights. All over India, homes are decorated with lights and earthenware lamps filled wi...
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  • Hindi Indic Input Guide
    Hindi Indic Input 2 - User Guide Hindi Indic Input 2-User Guide 2 Contents WHAT IS HINDI INDIC INPUT 2? .........................................................................................................................................................3 SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS ..........
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  • Compound Word Formation in Hindi
    Abstract: Sanskrit, one of the most ancient spoken and written languages in the world and one of the earliest members of the Indo-European language family, is the primary source of Hindi. Hindi, like Sanskrit, is written in the Dev Naagari script, which is common to several other In...
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