yagya (yäˑ·gyä),

n ritual in which particular sequences from the Vedic texts are performed by pandits and are believed to remove illness and any obstacles to growth. See also pandit.
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successfully organised the 20th 108 Kund Yog Maha Yagya to mark the auspicious occasion of Yogeshwar Devidayal Mahadev's 98th birthday.
Tenders are invited for White washing, colour washing distemper painting snowcem in shiv mandir bhairav mandir yagya mandap and boundary wall at philaritand hatia bazar
KUWAIT, Jan 10 (KUNA) -- Deputy Director General of Manpower Protection Department at Public Authority for Manpower (MPA) Abdullah Al-Mutawtah received Wednesday Nepal's Ambassador to Kuwait Yagya Bahadur Hamal.
Likewise, the voters in Okhadhunga are not sure which of their leaders Ram Hari Khatiwada of NC and Yagya Sunuwar of UML will win.
Recently the Telengana Chief Minister organised a large yagya spending crores of rupees.
The leaders and workers also performed a yagya at the start of the workshop.
Yagya Prasad Neupane, Chairman, Nepal Pharmacy Council, Kathmandu launched the new company Oviya MedSafe Private Limited and delivered the inaugural address.
Yagya Ahuja previously worked at Schlumberger managing operations in the Wireline division in China, Australia, Iran and India.
We arrested four Tibetan men and three women who sneaked into Nepal from Tibet,'' said Deputy Superintendent of Police Yagya Binod Pokharel by phone from Dolakha district.
Yagya and Rahul are meeting after seven, eight years, but soon their conversation runs dry, because, in the age of facebook and twitter, there is no private thought, even if private life is protected.
Uttam Gaulee, aged 34, from Yagya Peace Homes Academy, Uttams School, spent last week with Year 4 pupils at Grendon Primary School in Grendon Road, Kings Heath, as part of the global gateway project.
Yagya Prasad Gautam, the joint secretary of the Nepalese Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, has stated that Nepal and India are closer to reviewing a three-decade air service agreement.