from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of northeast India south of Patna. The surrounding area is sacred to Buddhist and Hindu pilgrims. Population: 383,000.


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  • GAYA: In probably one of the fastest trials, a Gaya court handed out life sentence to three youths on Monday, exactly 30 days after they gang-raped a 25-year-old

    The Times of India

  • GAYA: Proscribed CPI-ML (Maoist) activists blew up the control room of a BSNL tower at Maigra village in Bihar's Gaya district late last night.

    The Times of India

  • Bihar Police arrest four Maoist rebels, 200 live cartridges recovered GAYA - Police on Saturday arrested four Maoist rebels in Bihar's Gaya district and recovered

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  • July 20th, 2009 GAYA - A group of Maoists set ablaze two road construction machines including a JCB excavator in Gaya on Sunday.

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  • For GAYA PINDDAAN (MAHESHJI (09835088759) and ONKARJI (09934863536), visit us on www. we are the main preists or panda or Brahmans (Gayawal pandas) of Gayaji, and we offer pinddaan services for all the people belonging from Hindu Culture in any parts of India and Other Countries, If you want to travel Gaya for pinddaan and you have no idea or you are worry, how to reach Gaya or how to visit Gaya without any contact of people or where to stay, So don't worry we are with you to support you and to slove any problem in your mind about visiting Gaya for Pinddaan, we have our own DHARAMSHALA for devotees for staying, who is coming GAYAJI for PINDDAAN, And for any details and explanation visit us at www. and contact us on given below contact no and Before arriving to Gaya for PindDaan don't forget to inform us for your convinince because many brokers misguided the devotees for money purpose, And the contact information are given below: -

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  • In that quarter also is that best of hills called Gaya, which is sacred and much regarded by royal ascetics.

    The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1 Books 1, 2 and 3

  • Orwell had an older sister, Marjorie Frances, born in Gaya (Bengal) in 1898; and a younger sister Avril Nora born 1908, but he was never very close to them.

    George Orwell (Eric Arthur Blair) Chronology

  • Altaf Qadri/Associated Press Buddhist monks tried to shield themselves from the rain as they listened to Tibet's spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on the first day of the Buddhist festival Kalachakra in Bodh Gaya, which is believed to be the place where Buddha attained enlightenment, in the eastern Indian state of Bihar, Sunday.

    India in Pictures

  • We're looking at the very top of Gaya, which is thought to be the oldest Redwood.

    Richard Preston on the giant trees

  • There are two people climbing this tree, Gaya, which is thought to be one of the oldest Redwoods.

    Richard Preston on the giant trees


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