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A mangala sutra (from Sanskrit mangala, meaning "holy, auspicious", and sutra, meaning "thread") is a necklace that a Hindu groom ties around the bride's neck ...

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1. Mangalasutra - Jainworld
Mangalasutra. PRECEPTS ON THE AUSPICIOUS 关于吉祥. Namo arahantanam Namo siddhanam Nomo ayariyanam.
Holy Matrimony
Bless these rings and mangalasutra 0 merciful Lord, that those who wear ... The minister delivers the mangalasutra and ring to the man, who puts it on the.
irawati karve a. gupta / k. haydock - Arvind Gupta
refused to apply kumkum or wear a mangalasutra. But despite her disregard for convention, Irawati essentially led a middle class Hindu life. She learnt Sanskrit ...
Passages From India, Vol. 1.
the sacred 'mangalasutra' arouna the brides neck) is performed even during the inauspicious /ahukalam'. usually shunned for all holy purposes. At Gsiruvayur ...
Hindu Wedding - Himalayan Academy
the bride, while reciting, “I place this mangala sutra around your neck as a symbol of ... groom adorns his bride with a mangala sutra; 3) they shower one another.

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Register Women's Plaints of Abuse, IGP Orders Cops
I do not wear the mangala-sutra or any other accessory signifying marriage.” Many women like her want to come out of abusive relationships. “It is bad enough that we have to face the onslaught of society every day,” she says.
222 women get gold and cash
Collector Sajjansingh R. Chavan distributed gold for 'mangalasutra' under 'Thalikku Thangam' scheme meant for poor educated women and marriage assistance to 222 beneficiaries in the presence of former Minister N. Thalavai Sundaram at the Collectorate ...
Hyderabad: Trauma over mangalasutra
Hyderabad: More than shock and injuries chain snatching victims are deeply hurt at losing their valuable mangalasutram. In most cases in the city the snatchers stole the mangalasutram leaving victims with minor injuries and shock. Alerting the cops ...
Man arrested for bid to tie mangalasutra to a girl in running bus
A 33-year old man was arrested after he allegedly attempted to tie mangalasutra to a teenaged girl in a running bus near here on Wednesday, police said.
Preity Zinta planning to get hitched?
After snubbing the media for spreading rumours about her wedding, reports now state that Preity Zinta is, in fact, getting married. And by the looks of it, she's running towards the alter, mangala sutra (marriage necklace) in hand.

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Mangala sutra - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A mangala sutra (from Sanskrit mangala, meaning "holy, auspicious", and sutra, meaning "thread") is a necklace that a Hindu groom ties around the bride's neck ...
What Buddha Said on Blessings? Maha Mangala Sutra - Facebook
It is narrated that the great soul Buddha was residing in a monastery near Jeta Grove and when. the night was far spent, a certain angelic being whose ...
TV9 Special: 'Mangalasutra Mahime' : Significance of Tying
Nov 27, 2013 TV9 Special: 'Mangalasutra Mahime' : Significance of Tying Mangalsutra - Full. Tv9 Kannada. SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe 225,156225K.
Life's Highest Blessings (Mangala Sutra) - Wisdom Quarterly
Jul 7, 2008 Mangala means a "lucky sign," a mark of good fortune. The Mangala Sutra, the " Discourse on Life's Highest Blessings," is enormously popular ...
Definition of "mangala-sutra (mangalya-sutra)" - The Dictionary of
mangala-sutra (mangalya-sutra) Term Image (mangala-sūtra (mā ṅgalya-sūtra)), Script Image. (Language: Sanskrit). Alternate Spellings: Short Description: The ...

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