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King James Bible: Matthew, Chapter 20
Chapter 20 20:1 For the kingdom of heaven is like unto a man that is an householder, which went out early in the morning to hire labourers into his vineyard. 20:2 And when he had agreed with the labourers for a penny a day, he sent them into his vineyard. 20:3...
New Testament >> Matthew
King James Bible: Matthew, Chapter 9
Chapter 9 9:1 And he entered into a ship, and passed over, and came into his own city. 9:2 And, behold, they brought to him a man sick of the palsy, lying on a bed: and Jesus seeing their faith said unto the sick of the palsy; Son, be of good cheer; thy sins...
New Testament >> Matthew
King James Bible: Luke, Chapter 10
Chapter 10 10:1 After these things the Lord appointed other seventy also, and sent them two and two before his face into every city and place, whither he himself would come. 10:2 Therefore said he unto them, The harvest truly is great, but the labourers are...
New Testament >> Luke
Amunhotep-son-of-Hapu was a courtier, who was employed as a royal scribe and "overseer of all the work of the king" in the reign of Amunhotep III (Dynasty XVIII). Later, in the Ptolemaic period, he was deified on account of his reputation for wisdom....
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
King James Bible: I Corinthians, Chapter 3
Chapter 3 3:1 And I, brethren, could not speak unto you as unto spiritual, but as unto carnal, even as unto babes in Christ. 3:2 I have fed you with milk, and not with meat: for hitherto ye were not able to bear it, neither yet now are ye able. 3:3 For ye are...
New Testament >> I Corinthians
King James Bible: James, Chapter 5
Chapter 5 5:1 Go to now, ye rich men, weep and howl for your miseries that shall come upon you. 5:2 Your riches are corrupted, and your garments are motheaten. 5:3 Your gold and silver is cankered; and the rust of them shall be a witness against you, and...
New Testament >> The Epistle of James
The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism

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Records of the Indian Indentured Labourers - UNESCO
South Africa
Roster of arrivals/indentured labour in S. Africa who were identified by their .
I quote this anecdote to illustrate the lacL of historical awareness in India about the.
Indian Indentured Labour in Natal, 1890-1911
Indian Indentured Labour in Natal, 1890-1911. MAUREEN TAYAL. St.
Indian indentured labour
Feb 13, 2007 Family history sources for Indian indentured labourers in the colonial era. 2. Indentured labourers appearing in Colonial Office records.

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Hindraf's lawyer demands apology
The suit was to demand compensation for Indian Malaysians whose ancestors were brought in by the colonial government as indentured labourers.
DIARY - MidEast/African holidays to December 2011
Shake your bobotie
Durban does, of course, have a large Indian population, due to the British bringing in indentured labourers in the late 19th century.
Hindraf lawyer: No dignity even in death
Originally, Waythamoorthy filed the suit against the British government in London on Aug 31, 2007, seeking compensation for Indian Malaysians whose ancestors were brought into Malaya as indentured labourers.
Hindraf: Govt need not dread UK lawyer's visit
The suit, filed on the 50th anniversary of Malaysia's independence, is seeking compensation for Indian Malaysians whose ancestors were brought into Malaya as indentured labourers.

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Indentured servant - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The captain would transport the indentured servants to the American colonies, and sell their legal papers to someone who needed workers.
Coolie - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
indentured labour -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
Indentured labour, one form of contract labour, was common in North America in colonial times.
indentured labour
Work under a restrictive contract of employment for a fixed period in a foreign country in exchange for payment of passage, accommodation, and food.
Indian indentured labour | The National Archives

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