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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During the meeting between the head of NBCC and Vatanyar Yagya, Advisor to the Chairman of the Legislative Assembly of St.
During his meetings with the Nepalese envoy Yagya Bahadur Hamal and Filipino ambassador Renato Pedro Villa, the minister discussed various media, cultural and youth issues of common concern.
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.
Tenders are invited for underground laying of PVC insulated telephone cable near yagya mand main road Jayant
KUWAIT, April 30 (KUNA) -- The Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS) is exerting outstanding efforts in helping vulnerable people, and Kuwait is highly appreciated for its leading position in the humanitarian domain, Nepal Ambassador to Kuwait Yagya Bahadur Hamal said.
Dubey deployed a Bramhin on Friday to hold sarva- bhadha yagya and five- hour's havan to keep the criminals at bay from his area.