Nana Sentence Examples
The insight knowledge, vipassana nana, arising at that moment is not taken for self either.
The name of Cawnpore is indelibly connected with the blackest episode in the history of the Indian Mutiny - the massacre here in July 1857 of hundreds of women and children by the Nana Sahib.
His adopted son, Nana Sahib, inherited his accumulated savings, but could obtain no further recognition.
Before the rise of the First Dynasty of Babylon, however, Elam had recovered its independence, and in 2280 B.C. the Elamite king Kutur-Nakhkhunte made a raid in Babylonia and carried away from Erech the image of the goddess Nana.
His adopted son grew up to be the Nana Sahib, of infamous memory, who took a leading part in the Mutiny.
Yet in the next family Alonella nana (Baird) disputes the palm and claims to be the smallest of all known Arthropoda.
The last of the peshwas, Baji Rao, was banished to Bithur, and his adopted son, the Nana Sahib, made the town his head quarters.
It was captured by Havelock on the 19th of July 1857, when the Nana's palaces were destroyed.
With the melting of the great ice-sheet the climate became milder, and the southern part of Sweden was covered with shrubs and plants now found only in the northern and alpine parts of the country (Salix polaris, Dryas octopetala, Betula nana, &c.).
His adopted son, Nana Sahib, took a leading part in the Mutiny of 18J7, in revenge for being deprived of what he considered his rights.Advertisement
He became the most discussed, the most read, the most bought novelist in France - the sale of L'Assommoir being even exceeded by that of Nana (1880) and La Dtbdcle (1892).
All might have fallen out as he anticipated, had it not been that the Nana Sahib, the adopted heir of the late peshwa, was rajah of Bithur in the neighbourhood.
When this hope had died away, they surrendered to the Nana on his solemn promise that all their lives should be spared and that they should have a safe conduct to Allahabad.
The Nana, partly urged by his native cruelty, partly, no doubt, by the wish to commit his followers beyond all possibility of composition, massacred the entire garrison in the boats which should have taken it down the river, reserving only some two hundred women and children for a later death.
No single act of the Mutiny elicited such a storm of fierce anger among the British, both those who were fighting in India and those who supported them at home; for none was a more terrible vengeance taken, though the Nana himself escaped from his pursuers.Advertisement
On the 21st of July news was received that General Havelock was advancing, had defeated the Nana, and was master of Cawnpore; but it was still more than two months before even the first relief of Lucknow was achieved.
On the 15th the village of Aong was captured, and on the 16th the Nana's force was utterly shattered in the battle of Cawnpore.
In Oudh the native regiments placed themselves under a Mahratta chief, Nana Sahib, by whose orders the British in Cawnpore, including the women and children, were foully murdered.
From the south or left bank of the Benin the Forcados mouth of the Niger can be reached by the Nana creek.
For this refusal the Nana bore the British a lifelong grudge, which he washed out in the blood of women and children in the massacres at Cawnpore.Advertisement
In 1859, when the remnants of the rebels disappeared into Nepal, the Nana was among the fugitives.
The Marsupials include the Macro pus or kangaroo; the opossums, Phalangista vulpina and P. Cookii; the opossum-mouse, Dromicia nana; Perameles or bandicoot; Hypsiprymnus or kangaroo rat; Phascolomys or wombat; while of Monotremata there are the Echidna or porcupine ant-eater and the duck-billed platypus.
As part of Nana's torment, in a bitterly ironic twist, former Eastender's star Hilda Braid has been taken to a nursing home with suspected dementia.
Bryan Smith and Nana Badu will be able to enjoy their turkey, however, as they begin one and three-match bans respectively.
For ever heartbroken daughter Julie. x. Gentle Jesus in Heaven above, Send little Nana all our birthday love.Advertisement
Wife of Brian, loving mother to Kevin, nana to Tess.
A dearly loved nana, missed much more than words can say.
Beloved wife of Brian, Much loved mother of Alison and Paul, loving nana of Adrian and Kim, Nathan and Stuart.
Twinkle twinkle little star, Thank you for being a special nana.
The principal difference between these two subspecies is that exilis has shorter leaf blades than ssp. nana.
Loving wife of the late Bob, much loved mom, nana, great-nana.
Special memories of a great nana, Gladys Lilian who passed away 2 years ago today.
My Nana had a glass bowl that looked like a big brandy snifter.
At the end Nana is killed in a petty squabble that does not have much to do with her anyway.
These fossil Arctic plants have now been found as far south as Bovey Tracey in Devonshire, where Pengelly and Heer discovered the bear-berry and dwarf birch; London, where also Betula nana occurs; and at Deuben in Saxony, which lies nearly as far south as lat.
You can find some adorable examples at Nana's Collection Gallery starting at about $60.
What are known as the dwarf or nana strain are neat and dwarf in growth, are abundant bloomers and showy.
I. umbellata nana rosea and alba are two of the most distinct, being about 9 inches high; the dark crimson, carmine, lilac, and purple sorts, about 1 foot high, are also fine.
Other kinds are G. cordifolia, G. nana, G. nudicaulis, and G. trichosantha.
It has a dwarf form (nana) about a foot high, and there are varieties with double flowers which are showy and desirable, ranging in color from white to deep crimson, and lasting a long while.
The varieties cardinalis (bright crimson-purple), coerulea (bluish), alba (white), Dunnetti (rose), splendens (scarlet), picta elegans (crimson-purple, edged with white), and a dwarf variety, nana, about 9 inches high, are desirable.
Nana necklaces, also called grandmother necklaces, are a special way to honor the grandmothers in your life.
There are many styles of nana necklaces.
The NANA cartoon and movie series inspired an elaborate Saturn-shaped pendant that includes birthstones.
Adding birthstones to a nana necklace is one of the most popular ways to personalize the necklace.
With guidance and love from her grandmother, Nana, Chrissa's challenge begins with coping with the stony silence and indifference of her three classmates.
Nana was a great cook, and I loved to be her kitchen helper.
Played by actress Nana Visitor, Commander Kira is a former Bajoran resistance fighter who fought against the Cardassians during the occupation.
Steps lead from this temple to an enclosed flight of stairs, which in the cold season descend to the water, but in the rains are covered almost to the top. This is the ghat where some 600 helpless people were slain, in spite of a promise of safe-conduct from the Nana.
Innumerable clusters of wild cherries (Prunus Chamaecerasus), wild apricots (Amygdalus nana), the Siberian pea-tree (Caragana frutescens), and other deep-rooted shrubs grow at the bottoms of the depressions and on the slopes of the ravines, imparting to the steppe that charm which manifests itself in the popular poetry.
His adopted son was the infamous Nana Sahib.