pakua

pakua (p·kōōˑ·),

n the circular diagram containing two flowing halves, one black around a white spot and the other white around a black spot. Reflects the Chinese cosmological concepts of wholeness, stillness, and movement. Also called the
Chinese monad, tai chi chuan, or
ying-yang. See also qi yang, and yin.
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The Department of Indian Affairs has accepted the housing proposal of the Montagnais First Nation of Pakua Shipi under its new onreserve housing development program.
The Montagnais First Nation of Pakua Shipi, which has a population of 228, had its proposal approved in December -- three months after submitting it.