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Siddi (other)
The Siddi
Siddi
(pronounced [sɪd̪d̪iː]), also known as Sidi, Siddhi, Sheedi or Habshi, is an ethnic group inhabiting India
India
and Pakistan. Members are descended from the Bantu peoples
Bantu peoples
of the East African region
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Siddi (other)
Siddi
Siddi
may refer to:Sidi, an Arabic honorific Siddi, an ethnic group of Pakistan and India of African descent. Siddis of Karnataka Siddhi, a Hindu spiritual term Siddi, Sardinia, the Italian comune Siddi, Nepal, village in Nepal Antonio Siddi, Italian sprinterDisambiguation page providing links to articles with similar titles This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Siddi. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the inten
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African Great Lakes
The African Great Lakes
Great Lakes
(Swahili: Maziwa Makuu) are a series of lakes constituting the part of the Rift Valley lakes
Rift Valley lakes
in and around the East African Rift. They include Lake
Lake
Victoria, the third-largest fresh water lake in the world by area, and Lake
Lake
Tanganyika, the world's second-largest freshwater lake by volume and depth.[1] Collectively, they contain 31,000 km3 (7400 cu mi) of water, which is more than either Lake
Lake
Baikal or the North American Great Lakes
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Karachi
Karachi
Karachi
(Urdu: کراچی‬‎; ALA-LC: Karācī, IPA: [kəˈraːtʃi] ( listen); Sindhi: ڪراچي‎) is the capital of the Pakistani province of Sindh
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Hindus
ArtsBharatanatyam Kathak Kathakali Kuchipudi Manipuri Mohiniyattam Odissi Sattriya Bhagavata Mela Yakshagana Dandiya Raas Carnatic musicRites of passageGarbhadhana Pumsavana Simantonayana Jatakarma Namakarana Nishkramana Annaprashana Chudakarana Karnavedha Vidyarambha Upanayana Keshanta Ritushuddhi Samavartana Vivaha AntyeshtiAshrama DharmaAshrama: Brahmacharya Grihastha Vanaprastha SannyasaFestivalsDiwali Holi Shivaratri Navaratri Durga
Durga
Puja Ramlila Vijayadashami-Dussehra


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Yellapur
Yellapur is a town in Uttara Kannada district
Uttara Kannada district
of Karnataka
Karnataka
in the country of India. Arecanut
Arecanut
is the primary crop grown in the villages that surround the city, making it one of the major trading centres for the crop. 90% of the people in Yellapur are farmers who grow Arecanut and paddy.Contents1 Geography 2 Demographics 3 News and media 4 ReferencesGeography[edit] Yellapur is located in the Western Ghats
Western Ghats
section of Karnataka. Yellapur is located at 14°58′N 74°43′E / 14.97°N 74.72°E / 14.97; 74.72.[2] It has an average elevation of 541 metres (1774 feet). Yellapur has two famous natural falls, and many other hills and valleys.Satoddi Falls: Satoddi Falls is one of the most well-known falls in Karnataka. It is at a distance of 25 km from the town of Yellapur
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Uttara Karnataka
North Karnataka (officially known as Uttara Karnataka) is a geographical region consisting of mostly semi-arid plateau from 300 to 730 metres (980 to 2,400 ft) elevation that constitutes the northern part of the Karnataka state in India. It is drained by the Krishna River and its tributaries the Bhima, Ghataprabha, Malaprabha, and Tungabhadra
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Sayyid
Sayyid
Sayyid
(also spelt Syed, Saiyed, Seyd, Sayed, Sayyad, Sayyed, Saiyid, Seyed, Said and Seyyed) (pronounced [səj.jɪd], Arabic: سيد‎; meaning Mister) (plural Sadah Arabic: سادة‎, Sāda(h), also spelled Sadat) is an honorific title denoting people ( Sayyid
Sayyid
for males, Sayyida for females) accepted as descendants of the Islamic prophet
Islamic prophet
Muhammad
Muhammad
through his grandsons, Hasan ibn Ali
Hasan ibn Ali
and Husayn ibn Ali
Husayn ibn Ali
(combined Hasnain),[1]:31 sons of Muhammad's daughter Fatimah
Fatimah
and his son-in-law Ali
Ali
( Ali
Ali
ibn Abi Talib).[2]:149 Female sayyids are given the titles Sayyida, Alawiyah or Sharifa
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Ethiopian Empire
The Ethiopian Empire
Empire
(Amharic: የኢትዮጵያ ንጉሠ ነገሥት መንግሥተ, Mängəstä Ityop'p'ya), also known as Abyssinia (derived from the Arabic al-Habash),[10] was a kingdom that spanned a geographical area in the current state of Ethiopia
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Zanj
Zanj (Arabic: زنج‎, meaning "Land of the Blacks"[1][2][3]) was a name used by medieval Muslim geographers to refer to both a certain portion of Southeast Africa
Southeast Africa
(primarily the Swahili Coast), and to the area's Bantu inhabitants.[4] This word is also the origin of the place-names Zanzibar
Zanzibar
("coast of the black people") and the Sea of Zanj. Zengī (زنگی) is of unknown derivation. However, the appellation in Persian is roughly equivalent with "negro". It is recorded in Arabic as zanjī (زنجي), and in Turkish as zencî.[5] The latinization Zingium is an archaic name for the band of East Africa coast in modern-day Kenya
Kenya
and Tanzania
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Transcription Into Chinese Characters
Transcription into Chinese is the use of traditional or simplified characters to transcribe phonetically the sound of terms and names foreign to the Chinese language. Transcription is distinct from translation into Chinese whereby the meaning of a foreign word is communicated in Chinese. Since, in both mainland China and Taiwan, Hanyu Pinyin
Hanyu Pinyin
is now used to transcribe Chinese into a modified Latin alphabet and since English classes are now standard in most secondary schools, it is increasingly common to see foreign names and terms left in their original form in Chinese texts
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Bharuch
Bharuch
Bharuch
(Gujarati: ભરૂચ, Bharūca,  listen (help·info)), formerly known as Broach,[a] is a city at the mouth of the river Narmada
Narmada
in Gujarat
Gujarat
in western India. Bharuch
Bharuch
is the administrative headquarters of Bharuch District
Bharuch District
and is a municipality of about 370,000 inhabitants. Being one of the biggest industrial areas including Ankleshwar GIDC, it is at times referred as the chemical capital of India. The city of Bharuch
Bharuch
and its surroundings have been settled since times of antiquity. It was a ship building centre and sea port in the pre-compass coastal trading routes to points West, perhaps as far back as the days of the Pharaohs. The route made use of the regular and predictable monsoon winds or galleys
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Muhammad Bin Qasim
‘Imād ad-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Qāsim ath-Thaqafī (Arabic: عماد الدين محمد بن القاسم الثقفي‎; c. 695 – 715[citation needed]) was an Umayyad
Umayyad
general who conquered the Sindh and Multan
Multan
regions along the Indus River
Indus River
(now a part of Pakistan) for the Umayyad
Umayyad
Caliphate. He was born and raised in the city of Ta'if
Ta'if
(in modern-day Saudi Arabia)
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Indian Subcontinent
The Indian subcontinent, is a southern region and peninsula of Asia, mostly situated on the Indian Plate
Indian Plate
and projecting southwards into the Indian Ocean
Indian Ocean
from the Himalayas
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Hyderabad
Hyderabad
Hyderabad
(/ˈhaɪdərəˌbɑːd/ ( listen) HY-dər-ə-bAHd; often /ˈhaɪdrəˌbɑːd/) is the capital of the Indian state of Telangana
Telangana
and de jure capital of Andhra Pradesh.[A] Occupying 650 square kilometres (250 sq mi) along the banks of the Musi River, it has a population of about 6.7 million and a metropolitan population of about 7.75 million, making it the fourth most populous city and sixth most populous urban agglomeration in India
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Muslim
Muslims
Muslims
are people who follow or practice Islam, a monotheistic Abrahamic religion. Muslims
Muslims
consider the Quran, their holy book, to be the verbatim word of God
God
as revealed to the Islamic prophet and messenger Muhammad
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