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Palani is the most sacred religious abode of Lord Dandāyudhapāni.Attracting people in large numbers regardless of their religious faiths and breaking language barriers, Palani has long been a powerful religious healing centre.
Reclamation Library Glossary. Listed alphabetically below are definitions for terms commonly used by the Bureau of Reclamation. Clickable alphabet links have been provided at the beginning and end of the glossary to aid in searches.
1924-26: The Columbia University Statistical Laboratory (location unknown) includes Hollerith tabulating, punching, and sorting machines, Burroughs adding machines, Brunsviga and Millionaire calculators (the latter was the first device to perform direct multiplication), plus reference works such as math and statistical tables.
Battlefields in Motion - Fort Moultrie Glossary - Military ...
advanced ditch. name given to a second ditch sometimes excavated beyond a fort's encircling glacis, its inner scarp deliberately removed so "that an enemy might find no shelter" once they jumped into this advanced ditch, but rather would remain exposed to the defenders' gunfire being directed unimpeded down the slope of the glacis; and as shown in this Glossary's first entry above ...
Mining in the Philippines began around 1000 BC. The early Filipinos worked various mines of gold, silver, copper and iron. Jewels, gold ingots, chains, calombigas and earrings were handed down from antiquity and inherited from their ancestors.
The following, inevitably incomplete, introductory glossary of terms and concepts links to other topics discussed elsewhere on this site, as well as including general topics of interest such as well-known prehistoric animals.
Drummond LTD expresses itself concerning the suspension of the loading of coal from barge to crane to the future loading of our coal by direct ship loaders. We would like to clarify some statements by the press, government and others surrounding this situation and present the facts as we see them;
Stone and rock types. A variety of igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary rocks are used as structural and decorative dimension stone. These rock types are more commonly known as granite, limestone, marble, travertine, quartz-based stone (sandstone, quartzite) and slate.