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  • I have loved the hakata ramen at the 55th st location for years.

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  • Ma ei mõista, miks on vaja Eesti kooliharidusest hakata välja rookima neid aspekte, mis meil tõepoolest hästi on.

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  • Ma ei mõista, kust inimesed võtavad selle julguse (häbematuse? soovi?) hakata teisi küsimata psühhoanalüüsima.

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  • Sets of dice hakata are the quintessential Shona instruments used to divine the source of illness or personal misfortune.

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  • Before each casting, the diviner directs specific questions to the hakata.

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  • The design and use of hakata reflect the convergence of diviners' and artists' sensibilities.

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  • The longevity of hakata designs and their widespread resonance are both suggested by the fact that divination instruments of this kind, as well as stonework displaying a similar aesthetic, have been found in various archaeological sites.

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  • In light of this, hakata symbolism and design have been proposed as relevant clues in interpreting the spatial layout of elite architectural structures built by Iron Age ancestors of the Shona.

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  • Family heads have their own set of hakata, used mostly for inquiries into matters that concern the family's interest and well-being.

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  • The same spirits that communicate to diviners in trance may also reveal knowledge about a client's welfare through the medium of the hakata.

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  • A South African form of divination using bones or dice.

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