Besides Sundays there are six great feasts: (1) that of the New Year (Nauruz rabba), on the first day of the first month of winter; (2) Dehwa h' nina, the anniversary of the happy return of Hibil Ziva from the kingdom of darkness into that of light, lasting five days, beginning with the 18th of the first month of spring; (3) the Marwana, in commemoration of the drowned Egyptians, on the first day of the seoond month of spring; (4) the great five days' baptismal festival (pantsha), the chief feast, kept on the five intercalary days at the end of the second month of summer - during its continuance every Mandaean, male .and female, must dress in white and bathe thrice daily; (5) Dehwa d'daimana, in honour of one of the three hundred and sixty `Uthras, on the first day of the second month of autumn; (6) Kanshe Zahla, the preparation feast, held on the last day of the year.
The name Nina, was borne also by the goddess Ishtar, whose worship was the special cult of Nineveh, and Ninua may well be a hypocoristicon of Nina,.
Our third medallist was Nina MacArthur who got the bronze medal in the younger Youth's age-group.
Their love story unfolded across a decade as numerous forces (including Nina's controlling father Palmer) strove to keep them apart.
"Nina, this is Carmen," Felipa introduced her.
Temples and palaces were repaired or erected at Lagash and elsewhere, the town of Nina - which probably gave ' They are also called high-priests of Gunammide and a contracttablet speaks of " Te in Babylon," but this was probably not the Te of the seal.
Nina said, her eyes expressing delight.
Nina waved a hand modestly.
"I will go get your dress," Nina said to Carmen, and left the room.
"What a waste," Nina said.
In the ruins of a building, attached by him to the temple of Nina, terra-cotta bas-reliefs of the king and his sons have been found, as well as the heads of lions in onyx, which remind us of Egyptian work and onyx plates.
Gis-ukh was made tributary, a certain amount of grain being levied upon each person in it, which had to be paid into the treasury of the goddess Nina and the god Ingurisa.
NcvEUrt, Nrl y €rn : Assyrian Nina or Ninua), the best known and highly renowned capital of the Assyrian empire.
3) that Nineveh stood on the Euphrates; the Arabic geographer Yaqut places a Nineveh on the lower Euphrates near Babylon, and this may be a colony from the great Nineveh, or possibly the Nina.
In Babylonian mythology "the old serpent goddess ` the lady Nina' was transformed into the embodiment of all that was hostile to the powers of heaven" (Sayce's Hibbert Lectures, p. 283), and was confounded with the dragon Tiamat, "a terrible monster, reappearing in the Old Testament writings as Rahab and Leviathan, the principle of chaos, the enemy of God and man" (Tennant's The Fall and Original Sin, p. 43), and according to Gunkel (Schopfung and Chaos, p. 383) "the original of the ` old serpent ' of Rev. xii.
One of his finest elegies is translated into English in Nina Davis's Songs of Exile.
Did Nina make your dresses too?
Nina's smile was broad.
It was the uniquely authoritative voice of Nina Simone, however, which succeeded in making I Loves You Porgy such a pivotal song.
biopic of legendary jazz/soul singer Nina Simone, starring Mary J. Blige in the leading role.
Usually I'm singing some swedish folk-song or nina simone but yesterday I sung " smile " in the Nat king cole version.
Nina is well traveled, well educated, has a range of administrative skills and even speaks conversational Greek!
following cyclone Nina many mature trees were blown down creating gaps in the forest canopy.
Nina Rees, 20, who lives close by, said: " There were police on the railroad tracks with sniffer dogs.
If he had known the lover of Nina he would have changed the line into ' Amor ChE fa villan un cor gentile ' .
Nina hails from East Berlin and has enjoyed a rich and varied career as a recording artist, actress, chanteuse and political firebrand.
Nina Jacobs, the theater's publicist, admits to finding the copious media coverage of the cats " rather galling " .
Sign up now e-newsletter Success Stories Real life example - Nina Nina had always bought aids and equipment to support her visually impaired granddaughter.
Nina Ess aims to give women handbags of quality at reasonable prices.
Introduction to the Buddhist scriptures By Nina van Gorkom General Aspects of Buddhism Chapter 8 The Impact of the Dhamma on Daily Life.
Family pictures Kate, Patrick and Nina: some mug shots.
Nina's musical connections go further - her husband, Richard Coxon, is a freelance solo tenor.
On his return to Spain, Moratin was tonsured and presented to a sinecure benefice in the diocese of Burgos, and in 1786 his first play, ET Viejo y la nina, was produced at the Teatro del Principe.
We may conjecture that it was founded by settlers from Babylonia Nina, and the statement that Nimrod founded it from Babylonia, along with Calah, Rehoboth-Ir and Resen, shows that this opinion was early held.
Introduction to the Buddhist Scriptures By Nina van Gorkom General Aspects of Buddhism Chapter 8 The Impact of the Dhamma on Daily Life.
Nina 's musical connections go further - her husband, Richard Coxon, is a freelance solo tenor.
The increase in El Nino and La Nina systems may also result from warmer ocean and atmospheric temperatures.
Effects can range anywhere from headaches and nausea to long-term issues with anxiety and the so-called "wind turbine noise syndrome", a term coined by Nina Pierpont in her book, "Wind Turbine Syndrome".
As the story goes, Liparazzi creator Nina Leykind of the makeup brand Eyeko came up with the concept for Liparazzi on a night out with friend and Spice Girl Emma Bunton.
She also booked for Gucci, Kenzo, Fendi, Missoni, Balenciaga, Chanel, Nina Ricci, Jil Sander, Miu Miu, and John Galliano in late 2008.
Other stars from the show, like Nina and Michael, also make notable appearances in the video game.
Nina Bikini in Black: This is a pretty expensive bikini at $297.00, but the top is very similar to the one Kara wore.
Nina: These velvet shoes are meant for indoor use only.
Opt for something more low key with Nina's Ulexa sandals ($89.95).
Nina Shoes: With decades in the business, Nina Shoes is no stranger to special occasion footwear.
Brands include Totes (available at luxury bridal stores) and Nina Shoes.
Meanwhile, Andy comes to terms with the fact that he has feelings for neighbor Nina Feeney (played by Stephanie Niznik), with whom he has been friends with since moving to Everwood.
After taking a cathartic trip to New York to say goodbye to his late wife, Andy returns to Everwood to propose to Nina.
The love story of Nina Cortlandt (Taylor Miller) and Dr. Cliff Warner (Peter Bergman) enchanted viewers.
Nina Cortlandt was the apple of overprotective father Palmer's eye.
Dr. Cliff Warner and heiress Nina Cortlandt are a legacy couple on the daytime soap opera.
Ian Somerhalder and Nina Dobrev both had fan followings prior to appearing on The Vampire Diaries.
Phillip dated both Cricket and Nina, impregnating Nina in a drunken haze.
Already welcomed into the bosom of the Chancellor family, it was Nina who remained suspicious of Cane and his motives.
He grew up, had flings and even fathered a child with Nina before “dying” in a drunk driving accident.
When Cliff and Nina left Pine Valley, the couple were given a well deserved happily ever after.
Well known in the Washington D.C. area, pattern designer and knitting instructor Nina Casey has created a fairly new video podcast for knitting.
Tanga features fine lingerie collections from Andres Sarda of Barcelona, Argentovivo of Italy, Lise Charmel of France, Aubade of Paris, Nina Ricci, Chantelle and many more.
Nina wasn't the only one awaiting her arrival.
Wait until you see what Nina has sewn for you.
Nina returned with a dress made of dark purple velvet and satin.
its name to the later Nina or Nineveh - was rebuilt, and canals and reservoirs were excavated.
The mention of Gudea's building a temple for Ishtar in Nina (2800 B.C.) may refer to the Lagash city and an inscription of Dungi, king of Ur (2700 B.C.), said to have been found at Nineveh, might have been carried there by some antiquary king.
Palmer later married Daisy who gave birth to daughter Nina.
Nina's two sons with Cliff are Bobby and Michael Warner.
The small town faced tragedy four months before the series begins when Elena Gilbert's (Nina Dobrev) parents died in a car accident after driving off a bridge and into the water with Elena in the backseat.
Mia (played by Nina Dobrev) is Degrassi's resident teen mom.
Actresses Shenae Grimes and Nina Dobrev made the leap to American programming with starring roles on 90210 and The Vampire Diaries.
Spoilers such as those teasing Mia's (Nina Dobrev) exit from the show help fans prepare for the loss of some favorites while preparing for the arrival of others.
Follow Vampire Diaries cast member Nina Dobrev on Twitter.
The Vampire Diaries stars Ian Somerhalder, Nina Dobrev and Paul Wesley and airs on Thursdays at 8 p.m. Eastern on The CW.
Ian Somerhalder and Nina Dobrev portray Damon Salvatore and Elena Gilbert respectively on The Vampire Diaries.
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