from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In some cities of India, an embanked road; a public walk or drive on a river-bank or water-front; a bund.
- n. The typical genus of Prayidæ.
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- n. colonial siphonophore of up to 130 ft long
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Ahead on the praya, he saw an abandoned street stall ripped bodily off the ground by a gust and hurled at a parked car, wrecking it.
At the end of Dirk's Street, directly ahead, was Connaught Road and the praya, then sea walls and the squat bulk of the Golden Ferry Terminal.
So also, the mighty bowman Bhurishrava, while observant of the praya vow on the field of battle, was slain by Yuyudhana in total disregard of the cries of all the kings!
Alas, Satyaki did an act that was still more sinful, for he took the life of a person of restrained soul while sitting in the observance of the praya vow.
The Pandavas who had killed and chastised all their foes, placed Govinda and the island-born Krishna and the great ascetic Narada at their head, and taking the gem that was born with Ashvatthama, quickly came back to the intelligent Draupadi who was sitting in observance of the praya vow.
Professing thyself to be a hero, how couldst thou so cruelly slay the armless Bhurishrava who, on the field of battle, (gave up all hostile intentions and) sat in praya?
The puissant, Brahmana, seeing the kine paying their adorations to him and sitting in praya, granted unto each of them what each desired.
Aeqnnm igitnr, in* qnit« sapientes - hominea atqne bonos foliis coronari, et si quis ciyitatem op - time regit, temperatus ac justus Tir, qni oratione sna praya faciuora snbmo - ret, risuis et seditiones compescit; haeo scilioet snnt et toti civitati decorai et nniyersae Graeciae.
lol@bumight,na u talk am o prisco AMEN to d praya o how wrk?
Orchrid Sheraton Hotel, the Communication Authority of Thailand, the France Embassy, Sri-praya pier etc.
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