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Avoca River

The Avoca River, an inland intermittent river of the north–central catchment, part of the Murray-Darling basin, is located in the lower Riverina bioregion and Central Highlands and Wimmera regions of the Australian state of Victoria. The headwaters of the Avoca River rise on the northern slopes of the Pyrenees Range and descend to flow into the ephemeral Kerang Lakes; the Avoca River drains a substantial part of central Victoria. The river rises at the foot of Mount Lonarch near the small town of Amphitheatre, flows north for 270 kilometres joined by thirteen minor tributaries and through the towns of Avoca and Quambatook. Two major distributaries leave the Avoca River between Charlton and Quambatook, Tyrrell Creek, flowing to Lake Tyrrell and Lalbert Creek flowing to Lake Lalbert. Although the Avoca River basin is part of the Murray-Darling basin, the Avoca River does not empty into the Murray. Nowhere a large stream, it dwindles as it flows north terminating in the Kerang Lakes, a network of ephemeral swamps west of Kerang and about 20 kilometres south of the Murray River.

Although the Avoca River has a substantial 12,000-square-kilometre catchment area, the fifth largest in Victoria, most of that area is on the northern plains where rainfall averages only about 350 millimetres per year, where there is little runoff as the terrain is flat. The mean annual runnoff of 137 gigalitres per annum accounts for only 0.67% of Victoria's runoff. Most of the water flowing in the Avoca River originates in the narrow upper portion of the catchment area, where rainfall averages about 600 millimetres per year, most of it falling in the winter and spring. Of all the Victorian rivers in the Murray-Darling basin, the Avoca River is the most variable; the average annual flow is 85 gigalitres, however recorded actual flows have varied from five times the average figure in wet years to 0.5% of the average in drought years. It has an variable flow, ranging from long periods of low flow that are less than 50 megalitres per day to floods. In dry years, flow stops for many months. Although it is the only river of significance in the area, the Avoca River has had no major water storages constructed on it six weirs of only local significance.

Little use of the river is made for irrigation as during the peak demand periods of summer and autumn, the river is not flowing. During low flow periods the Avoca River water is too saline to water crops with, but can still provide drinking water for sheep and cattle; the river is crossed by the Pyrenees Highway at Avoca. As the river is long, indigenous peoples from various cultural groups lived near the river course. In the indigenous Djadjawurrung, Wathawurrung and Wembawemba languages, the river has several names including Natte yaluk and Boca both with no defined meaning. List of rivers of Victoria "Wimmera-Avoca". Murray-Darling Basin Authority. Australian Government. 2014. Archived from the original on 23 October 2014. Retrieved 18 October 2014. "Avoca River longitudinal profile". Murray-Darling Basin Authority. Australian Government. Archived from the original on 15 February 2014. "Avoca". Our rivers. Environment Victoria

Khuzaimi Piee

Ahmad Khuzaimi bin Piee is a Malaysian professional footballer who plays for UiTM F. C. as a defender. Khuzaimi or known as Jimmy can be classified as one of the best defender on their generations. In September 2016, Khuzaimi received his first national team call-up for the international friendlies against Singapore and Afghanistan, he made his debut for Malaysia against Afghanistan on 11 October 2016, coming on as a substitute for Nazirul Naim in the 68th minute. As of 1 July 2018 Melaka United Malaysia Premier League: 2016 Melaka United S. A. Team Football Association of Malaysia Official Website


Trollfest are a Norwegian folk metal band. The band released their first full-length album, Willkommen Folk Tell Drekka Fest, on the Solistitium Records label on 15 March 2005; the album name translates to "Welcome Folk To The Drinking Feast" in English. Their second album, was released by Omvina on 24 May 2006; the band performed at the 2007 Barther Metal Openair festival in Germany, their first-ever live appearance. Trollfest was formed in 2003 by John Espen Jostein Austvik. First album Willkommen Folk Tell Drekka Fest!! was released in 2005, the band followed up with the second album Brakebein in 2006. During the first years, TrollfesT never played live, the first foray beyond the planning stage occurred in 2007 as one of the headlining bands at the Ninth Barther Metal Open Air Festival. TrollfesT went on to headline and play various festivals and concerts around Europe during 2007–08, including the Ragnarök and Riedfest festivals. From October to November 2012, the band went on tour with Wintersun, Korpiklaani and Varg for Heidenfest 2012 tour.

Trollfest's third studio album, was published in January 2009. In 2011 Trollfest signed with NoiseArt Records, that year En Kvest For Den Hellige Gral, the band's fourth studio album, was released. Trollfest announced their new album, which came out 24 August 2012; the band's sixth studio album Kaptein Kaos was released in April 2014. Following the release of Kaptein Kaos the band embarked on their first European headliner tour, their seventh studio album, "Helluva" was released in 2017. Most of Trollfest's lyrics are written in the fictional Trollspråk, a mixture of Norwegian and German; the band is known for their use of saxophones and accordions in their songs. They describe their own music as Balkan metal. TrollfesT – Promo Willkommen Folk Tell Drekka Fest! Brakebein Villanden Uraltes Elemente En Kvest For Den Hellige Gral Brumlebassen A Decade of Drekkadence Kaptein Kaos Live at Alrosa Villa Helluva Norwegian Fairytales Trollfest, Line-Up at Rockharz Open Air 2018 ""Die sehen wilder aus, als sie sind"".

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Marmadesam was a 1997-2001 Tamil mystery anthology television series telecasted between 1995 and 1998 on Sun TV and on Raj TV between 1997 and 2001 lasting 5 seasons. It has been re-telecasted on Vasanth TV since 3 August 2015, Monday through Friday at 7:30 PM; the show revolved around mystery surrounding supernatural occurrences. It was based on a series of books written by Indra Soundar Rajan and directed by Naga and C. J. Bhaskar; the series was produced by B. Kailasam and Geetha B. Kailasam under Kavithalaya Productions. Marmadesam received acclaim becoming one of the most popular television shows of all time. From 2019, it started airing on Youtube from Monday to Saturday by Kavithalaya Productions; the television series consisted of 5 stand-alone stories dealing with supernatural and mystery occurrences. While the stories are purely fictitious, they explore to some extent the beliefs and real-life traditions of Tamilnadu. While Ragasiyam was set in both village and city, Vidathu Karupu had a complete village setting.

Sorna Regai had a complete city setting. Iyandira Paravai had both village and city setting and Edhuvum Nadakkum was set in a forest; the seasons are named: Ragasiyam.. Explores the legend of the mysterious healing powers of Nava-bhashana lingam. 73 Episodes. Vidāthu Karuppu.. Explores the legend of the Hindu village deity Karuppu Sami. 79 Episodes. Sorna Reghai.. Explores the field of palmistry. 20 Episodes. Iyanthira Paravai.. Explores the art of Varmakalai. 34 Episodes. Edhuvum Nadakkum.. Explores the legend of Kalpaka-vriksham and environment as a living entity. 33 Episodes Ragasiyam is the first season of Marmadesam series. The story-line is about the mysterious healing powers of Navabhashanam Lingams of Lord Shiva; the plot opens with a small fictional village named Chitharpatti, where a temple of Chitheswarar attracts a large number of devotees thanks to its legend as well as its purported power to heal any known or unknown disease. An ashram adjacent to the temple, headed by Oomaisaamy is a popular name, as it cures any physically or mentally ill patient.

The temple is closed from 6 pm every evening. It is believed that Siddhars enter the temple past its closure for the day, perform their rituals and prayers and leave before dawn, anyone who disturbs the prayers of the Siddhars is done away with by the guardian of the temple, believed to guard the temple during the night in the form of a dog; this belief attracts a number of rationalists to the temple, who want to solve the mystery. One such rationalist, a journalist names Srikanth, hides in the temple when it is being closed for the day, in an attempt to find out what happens in the temple in the dark. However, as if the villagers' fear is made true, Srikanth is killed by a dog while he is inside the temple. Hence, the entire village is convinced that the temple of Chitheshwarar is a den of heavenly Siddhas who pray during the night, leaving ordinary people to pray during the day. Srikanth's friend, Mani Sundaram is the young son of the temple's chief priest, he is a rationalist, who does not believe in rituals.

Instead, he chooses to rationalize his beliefs, hence ends up at odds with his father with regard to the temple's mysteries and rituals. One by one, four people are killed inside the temple, including a police inspector, there to investigate the mystery. At this juncture, Dr. KR —once a great psychiatrist, but now mentally retarded—strays into the village, is admitted to Oomaisaamy's ashram by Mani. Prasad, Dr. KR's son, comes in search of him, ends up being a guest to Mani and his sister Lalitha; as Mani and Prasad try to reveal the temple's mystery more, they come to know that Dr. KR is acting as a retard, he too is trying to do the same, but Dr. KR has personal intentions, he had been regarded as one of the best psychiatrists of India, an Indian Central Minister admits his mentally retarded son to his hospital for treatment. But Dr. KR is unable to cure the Minister's son after giving his best for the patient. Enraged by this, the Minister ridicules Dr. KR and moves his son away to Oomaisaamy's ashram after hearing other people speak so about it.

Dr. KR feels insulted and decides to find out how Oomaisaamy is able to cure patients so effortlessly in his ashram. To achieve this, he makes everyone believe he is retarded, lands up in Oomaisaamy's ashram. What Dr. KR does not know, is that he was unable to cure the Minister's son not because of his incompetency, but because of a sinister scheme laid out by his junior, Dr. Vishwaram; as Dr. KR acts as a retard and tries to uncover Chitharpatti's mystery, he stumbles upon a greater truth about what might be going on inside the temple during the dark. Dr. KR and Mani decide to work together to find out the truth. Mani finds out that there are one or more persons entering the temple at night through a secret entrance to the temple, exiting at dawn. In an attempt to find out what they are doing inside the temple, Mani hides in the temple one night, he finds out that the two men enter the temple with trained d

Eucalyptus tortilis

Eucalyptus tortilis is a species of mallet and a gimlet, endemic to the southwest of Western Australia. It has smooth bark, lance-shaped adult leaves, flower buds in groups of seven, creamy white flowers and hemispherical to cup-shaped fruit. Eucalyptus tortilis is a mallet and a gimlet, that grows to a height of 5–10 m, has fluted stems and does not form a lignotuber, it has shiny greenish or copper-coloured bark. The adult leaves are the same shade of glossy green on both sides, lance-shaped, 55–95 mm long and 7–18 mm wide tapering to a petiole 8–18 mm long; the flower buds are arranged in leaf axils in groups of seven on an unbranched peduncle up to 10 mm long, the individual buds on pedicels up to 3 mm long. Mature buds are an elongated oval shape, 10–14 mm long and 4–6 mm wide with a conical to beaked operculum. Flowering occurs in May and the flowers are creamy white. Eucalyptus tortilis was first formally described in 1991 by Lawrie Johnson and Ken Hill in the journal Telopea from specimens collected east of Norseman in 1983.

The specific epithet is a Latin word referring to the twisted gimlet trunk. E. Tortilis is one of the nine gimlet species. Six of these, including E. tortilis have buds in groups of seven, the others being E. campaspe, the mallee E. effusa, E. jimberlanica, E. salubris, E. ravida and E. terebra. The other three gimlets have flower buds in groups of three; this gimlet is found on flats and rises between Kalgoorlie and Esperance in the Goldfields-Esperance region where it grows in calcareous loamy soils. This eucalypt is classified as "not threatened" by the Western Australian Government Department of Parks and Wildlife. List of Eucalyptus species

Aadarsha Chowk Morang

Aadarsha Chowk is wedged between Tribeni chowk to the east and Jyoti Tol to the west, this is a village located at Sundar Haraincha Municipality -09, previously- Koshi Haraincha Municipality -02. The southern part is bordered with Mahendra Highway and the northern part falls under Char-Koshe Jhadi. About 1 km east of the village is headquarter of Sundar Haraincha. Addarsha Chowk is ethnically and religiously diverse place where majority of people follows Hinduism with beautiful and minority faiths upon Islam; this is the best example on how the people believing on different religion lives together with mutual respect and harmony. Nepali is the official and most-spoken language with few community speaking Hindi. English language is well understood by educated mass. Addarsha Chowk is located at Koshi Zone of Eastern development region of Nepal; the geographical location of Aadarsha Chowk is at 26°40’28.0” N 87°22'30.5" E and the elevation is 146 m above sea-level. The total area of the village is about 0.7 km2 excluding the territory forest.

It is 387 km east of capital Kathmandu and 1 km west of Biratchowk, Headquarter of the village. The major inhabitants of the village are Rai, Magars and Bhramin. Hinduism is the largest religion in the village followed by Islam and Christianity in respective manner