Conch

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A body piercing through the free margin of the ear
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One example featured in the current exhibition has a repeating pattern consisting of a conch-shell cornucopia brimming with lilacs and other flowers.
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): Acoustic scientists have put their lips to ancient, ornately decorated conch-shell 'trumpets' to recreate sounds from a pre-Incan Peruvian civilization.
Upon arrival at the throne hall gate, a group of Brahmin priests have blessings with conch-shell horns, and followed by blessings by 52 Buddhist monks inside the throne hall.