from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of dharna.
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Sitting dhurna worked for Ghandi because he was a clever, experienced lawyer with a simple case Brits Out.
Rewa, where they sat _dhurna_ at the Rajah's door, without tasting food, and declared that they would all die there unless the marriage were completed.