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Montu

Montu was a falcon-god of war in ancient Egyptian religion, an embodiment of the conquering vitality of the pharaoh. He was worshipped in Upper Egypt and in the district of Thebes. Whom victory was foretold as he came from the womb,Whom valor was given while in the egg,Bull firm of heart as he treads the arena,Godly king going forth like Montu on victory day. Montu's name, shown in Egyptian hieroglyphs to the right, is technically transcribed as mntw; because of the difficulty in transcribing Egyptian vowels, it is realized as Mont, Montju, Ment or Menthu. A ancient god, Montu was a manifestation of the scorching effect of Ra, the sun — and as such appeared under the epithet Montu-Ra; the destructiveness of this characteristic led to him gaining characteristics of a warrior, becoming a revered war-god. The Egyptians thought that Montu would attack the enemies of Maat while inspiring, at the same time, glorious warlike exploits, it is possible that Montu-Ra and Atum-Ra symbolized the two kingships of Upper and Lower Egypt.

When linked with Horus, Montu's epithet was "Horus of the Strong Arm". Because of the association of raging bulls with strength and war, the Egyptians believed that Montu manifested himself as a white, black-snouted bull named Buchis — to the point that, in the Late Period, Montu was depicted with a bull's head too; this special sacred bull wore precious crowns and bibs. In Egyptian art, Montu was depicted as a falcon-headed or bull-headed man, with his head surmounted by the solar disk and two feathers; the falcon was a symbol of the sky and the bull was a symbol of strength and war. He could wield various weapons, such as a curved sword, a spear and arrows, or knives: such military iconography was widespread in the New Kingdom. Montu had several consorts, including the little-known Theban goddesses Tjenenyet and Iunit, a female form of Ra, Raet-Tawy, he was revered as one of the patrons of the city of Thebes and its fortresses. The sovereigns of the 11th Dynasty chose Montu as a protective and dynastic deity, inserting references to him in their own names.

For example, four pharaohs of the 11th Dynasty were called Mentuhotep, which means "Montu is satisfied": Mentuhotep I — maybe a fictional figure. The Greeks associated Montu with their god of war Ares — although that did not prevent his assimilation to Apollo due to the solar radiance that distinguished him; the cult of this military god enjoyed great prestige under the pharaohs of the 11th Dynasty, whose expansionism and military successes led, around 2055 BC, to the reunification of Egypt, the end of a period of chaos known today as the First Intermediate Period, a new era of greatness for the country. This part of Egyptian history, known as the Middle Kingdom, was a period in which Montu assumed the role of supreme god — before gradually being surpassed by the other Theban god Amun, destined to become the most important deity of the Egyptian pantheon. From the 11th Dynasty onward, Montu was considered the symbol of the pharaohs as rulers and winners, as well as their inspirer on the battlefield.

The Egyptian armies were surmounted by the insignia of the "four Montu", all represented while trampling and piercing enemies with a spear in a classic pugnacious pose. A ceremonial battle ax, belonging to the funeral kit of Queen Ahhotep II, Great Royal Wife of the warlike pharaoh Kamose, who lived between the 17th and 18th Dynasty, represents Montu as a proud winged griffin: an iconography influenced by the same Syriac origin which inspired Minoan art. Egypt's greatest general-kings called themselves "Mighty Bull", "Son Of Montu", "Montu Is with His Strong/Right Arm". Thutmose III, "the Napoleon of Egypt", was described in ancient times as a "Valiant Montu on the Battlefield". An inscription from his son Amenhotep II recalls that the eighteen-year-old pharaoh was able to shoot arrows through copper targets while driving a war chariot, commenting that he had the skill and strength of Montu; the latter's grandson, Amenhotep III the Magnificent, called himself "Montu of the Rulers" in spite of his own peaceful reign.

In the narrative of the Battle of Kadesh, Ramesses II the Great — who proudly called himself "Montu of the Two Lands" — was said to have seen the enemy and "raged at them like Montu, Lord of Thebes". His majesty passed the fortress of Tjaru, like Montu; every country trembled before him, fear was in their hearts The goodly watch in life and health, in the tent of his majesty, was on the highland south of Kadesh. When his majesty appeared like the rising of Re, he assumed the adornments of Montu; the Temple complex of Montu in Medamud, the ancient Medu, less than five kilometers north-east of today's Luxor, was built by the great Pharaoh Senusret III of the 12th Dynasty on a pre-existing sacred site of the Old Kingdom. The temple courtyard was used as a dwelling for the living Buchis bull, revered as an incarnation of Montu; the main entrance was to t

Indian Police Foundation and Institute

The Indian Police Foundation and Institute is a New Delhi based research organization, seeks to bring the police and the citizen stakeholders together, to collectively work for improving the professional and the service delivery standards of the police. Its subsidiary, the Indian Police Institute is a professional home for the Indian Police, providing a vibrant platform dedicated to applied research, ideas generation, standards- setting, capacity building and evidence-based policing. While a good deal of work in this direction is being done at the field level by several individual police officers and institutions, there has been a felt need for an independent intellectual forum for research and free flow of ideas, to supplement the efforts under way, to support the Indian police to cope with the complex problems of policing in a fast-changing world; the Indian Police Foundation is a response to the groundswell of public demand for an efficient and people-centric police that functions impartially, respects human dignity and human rights and steadfastly upholds the Rule of Law in all situations.

The Foundation believes that a robust Criminal Justice System supported by a professional police force should be an important pillar of the idea of a resurgent and modern India. The Indian Police Foundation and Institute believes that transformative reforms are possible through appropriate interventions in skill building and attitudinal training, through reforms that are both bold and practical, through collective action of all stakeholders – the governments, the police, the private sector as well as the civil society, to drive a nationwide campaign for strengthening our grassroots level policing institutions; the Indian Police Foundation is led by an eminent, multi-disciplinary Board, responsible for the governance of the Society, providing visionary leadership and providing strategic guidance to its policies, as well as interfacing with government agencies and leading the policy advocacy. Prakash Singh, a former IPS officer and Chairman of the Foundation is well known for his persistent and crusading efforts aimed at police reform.

Mr. N. Ramachandran, a former DG of Police, is the President of the Indian Police Foundation. Indian Police Foundation and Institute was inaugurated on 21 October 2015 by United Home Minister Rajnath Singh. On 14 Dec 2015, it entered into an association with Gujarat Forensic Sciences University, Gandhinagar. Address: Indian Police Foundation & Institute, Committee Room, Ground floor, Bureau of Police Research and Development Building, Delhi-Jaipur Expressway, Delhi 110037 Law enforcement in India Ministry of Home Affairs Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy Bureau of Police Research and Development National Crime Records Bureau Police Foundation of USA Official Website

Hajnalka Juhász

Hajnalka Juhász is a Hungarian lawyer and political scientist. She has been a member of the National Assembly of Hungary as a representative of the Christian Democratic People's Party since 2018, is serving as Vice Chair of the Foreign Affairs Commission and as a member of the Hungarian delegation of the Parliamentary Assembly of the European Council. Since 2019, she has serves as Ministerial Commissioner responsible for tasks associated with the development of international relations in relation to humanitarian aid provided by Hungary, she was appointed vice president of the Christian Democratic People's Party in January 2020. Juhász was born into a traditional family of medical doctors in Kazincbarcika, she graduated from the Fráter György Catholic High School. She earned a degree in law from the State and Legal Studies faculty at the Károli Gáspár University of the Reformed Church in Hungary, before completing a master's degree in Public International Law at the University of Leicester in the United Kingdom.

She received a PhD absolutorium from the State and Legal Studies faculty at the University of Szeged. Her area of research was the protection of the rights of national minority groups as practised by the European Council, for which her supervisor was László Trócsányi, Minister of Justice in Hungary. Having returned to Hungary following her studies in the UK, Juhász joined the Christian Democratic People's Party and the Youth Christian Democratic Alliance in 2009, she was appointed regional vice chair of IKSZ alongside then-chairman Bence Rétvári, but resigned from the position in 2013 after being asked to serve as a national expert at the European Council. She has remained an active member of both the Christian Democratic People's Party and IKSZ, she was granted a parliamentary seat following the Hungary's 2018 elections on the national list of the Christian Democratic People's Party. Since 2019, she has served as Ministerial Commissioner responsible for tasks associated with the development of international relations in relation to humanitarian aid provided by Hungary.

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Perro amor (American TV series)

Perro Amor is a Spanish-language telenovela produced by the United States-based television network Telemundo that ran in the United States from January to July 2010. This is a Colombian remake of the 1998 Cenpro Televisión daily telenovela Perro Amor, written by Natalia Ospina and Andrés Salgado; as with most of its other telenovelas, Telemundo broadcast English subtitles as closed captions on CC3. The action takes place in Florida. Perro amor tells the story of two lovers: Antonio "el perro" Brando and Camila Brando, who are cousins. Since their teens, they have been playing at love. Now they are two lovers trying to live a life full of adventure, passion and bets. Anything goes: making love in a window in the bathroom of their office, or on the day of Antonio's wedding. All under one condition: no love between them, nor for anyone else. Love is a game, the one who falls in love loses. Antonio is all set to marry the daughter of his father's business partner, but on their wedding day Camila makes him one of her famous bets: he wouldn't dare leave the bride at the altar.

Antonio accepts the bet and goes through with it, refusing to say "I do" regardless of the consequences: Daniela's dad is the largest investor in the Brando family's construction company. Antonio's offensive behavior jeopardizes an important development project in which the Brando family's fortune is tied up, leaving the Brandos on the brink of bankruptcy. On the day of the wedding, while preparing for the wedding, through the window he spots Sofia, whose mother is the caterer for the wedding and Sofia her assistant. Parallel to this, the cash-pressed Brando family business deceives and defrauds Dagoberto, who represents a group of poor homeowners, who are said to benefit from the project that Daniela's father is investing in, but the Brandos, take possession of the houses in the neighborhood and refuse to pay for them; this drives Dagoberto to take his own life rather than face the neighbors. His son, Rocky swears revenge. Rocky is an honest young man who dreams of being a musician, a promising pop singer, in love with Sofia, offering her a sincere love without lies or bets.

He's trying everything. But Antonio and Camila have gone regardless of Sofia; the economic future of the construction company is at stake, along with a whole neighborhood, a family and the happiness of Rocky. But something will change: Antonio's father, puts Antonio out on the street for being irresponsible. Antonio decides to marry Sofia and show his father that he has matured, but Sofia knows what he is, does not want to have anything to do with him. Camila, tries to recover Antonio by making life impossible for both him and Sofia, without acknowledging she is in love with him. Meanwhile, behind the scenes it is discovered by some, that Camila is NOT a Brando after all, that her mother and "father" were just friends, as her "father" was in reality gay, her biological father is a man named Luigi Dorado, a drifter who would take advantage of women, be a "playboy" of sorts. He was hidden for 30 years. At the same time, Luigi begins to have a relationship with Cecilia, Antonio's grandmother, matriarch of the Brando family, but this relationship is a ploy to scare Camila, to avoid telling Cecilia the truth of Camila's paternity..

Cecilia, suspecting that Luigi's intentions weren't genuine, asks Rosario to act as a decoy, to try to find out what Luigi is up to. But, the plan gets exposed by Luigi, he attempts to rape her, before police arrive. Luigi is sentenced to jail for the attempted rape, Camilla, tired of Luigi's blackmails, decides to have him killed; as a result, he was attacked by Alejandro Vallejo, a fellow prisoner, contracted by Jairo Chaparro in exchange for his freedom. In the end, Luigi wasn't killed, though injured, Chaparro never intended to free Vallejo, used him for his "dirty work". On, Camilla unsuccessful with the plot to kill Luigi, pays for Luigi's bail, in hopes that he forgives and forgets about everything that transpired. At the same time Antrried to Sofia, but Camilia tries everything she could to separate them but always fail. Sofia would get angry at Antonio but in the end she ends up forgiving him. Rocky on the other hand poisons Sofia's mind about Antonio, just the same as Camila. It's pretty clear that Camila, in love with Antonio and Rocky in love with Sofia.

Both Camila and Rocky are the reasons why Sofia always. Antonio will always be a dog who doesn't appreciate anything, he is addicted to sex and can't take "no" for sex. Sofia finds out that she's pregnant and is excited about the news decides to go to the club to tell her husband "Antonio" but finds him with a girl making love; this makes her angry to the extended part. Around the same time, Antonio realizes he is in love with Sofia, he no longer wants to have a relationship with Camilla, or any relationship with anyone else so he decides to go to counseling for his sex addiction. Six months pass, Sofia is ready to deliver her ch

Michael C. Brewer

Michael Curtis Brewer is a convicted sex offender and former British music teacher and choral conductor. He was the founding musical director of the National Youth Choirs of Great Britain and had been Director of Music for Chetham's School of Music in the 1980s and early 1990s, he was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire in 1995, but was stripped of the honour in 2013 following his conviction on five counts of indecent assault against a girl, one of his pupils. He was jailed for six years. Brewer began his career as a schoolteacher. In 1966 he was appointed Head of Music at the Royal Liberty Grammar School in Romford, where he established a large choir. During his time in Romford, he founded the Havering Youth Choir. In 1969 he co-wrote an opera, The Sword In The Stone, a modern work based upon the legend of King Arthur. In 1970 he moved to become Head of Music at The Latymer School and was Director of Music for Chetham's School of Music. In 1983 he founded with Carl Browning the National Youth Choir of Great Britain.

Brewer worked as a consultant for various UK choirs and was adjudicator for the finals of "Choir of the Year" and the National Festival of Music for Youth in the UK and in international competitions. In 1983, he conducted The World Youth Choir and was a guest judge on the BBC programme Last Choir Standing, he was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire in 1995. In February 2013, Brewer and his former wife, Hilary Kay Brewer, were both found guilty of indecently assaulting a pupil at Chetham's School of Music between 1978 and 1982; the victim died of a fatal drug overdose after giving evidence during the trial, though it was unclear whether the overdose was accidental or she committed suicide. It was claimed by prosecutors that in a separate incident Brewer had been forced to resign from Chetham's in the 1990s after an inappropriate relationship with a 17-year-old girl. In March 2013 Brewer was sentenced to six years imprisonment on five counts of indecent assault. On 28 May 2013 he was stripped of his OBE

Jimmy Adams (golfer)

James Adams was a Scottish professional golfer, chosen for five Ryder Cup sides and achieved high finishes in The Open Championship on several occasions. Born in Troon, Adams turned professional when 14, won the Irish Professional Championship, in 1933. In 1936, he won the Penfold Tournament on the British Tour, came close to winning The Open Championship at Hoylake. Adams shared the third-round lead with Henry Cotton, but despite beating Cotton in the final round, Adams finished a single shot behind Alf Padgham. Two years at Royal St George's, Adams' final two rounds of 78-78 put him in second place, this time behind Reg Whitcombe; when the Championship resumed after World War II, he was fourth in 1951, in 1954, Adams was the only player to break 70 in both the final two rounds at Royal Birkdale with a pair of 69s, but his effort was not quite enough to catch Peter Thomson, Adams finished fifth, three shots behind. In 1937 Adams was runner-up in the British PGA Matchplay championship, the first of three occasions he would reach the final of that event without winning it.

He won the British Masters in 1946, the Silver King tournament in 1948, the Dutch Open and Belgian Open in 1949, the Italian Open in 1951 and the Lakes Open, an event on the Australian circuit, in 1952. Adams was selected for the 1939 Ryder Cup team, although the matches did not take place again in 1947, 1949, 1951 and 1953, he won both his matches in 1949. In 1951, the British team all played in the North and South Open in America in preparation for the Ryder Cup matches, Adams finished fourth in a field that contained the entire U. S. Ryder Cup team. Adams was at Royal Liverpool before moving to Beaconsfield Golf Club in 1946, he was head pro at the Wentworth Club from 1949 to 1952. In early 1952 he became the professional at Royal Sydney Golf Club but in the year returned to England as professional at Royal Mid-Surrey Golf Club, where he stayed until 1969. During his brief spell in Australia he won the Lakes Open. Note: This list may be incomplete.1933 Irish Professional Championship 1936 Penfold Scottish Open 1946 British Masters 1948 Silver King Tournament 1949 Dutch Open, Belgian Open 1951 Italian Open 1952 Lakes Open 1955 Southern Professional Championship Note: Adams only played in The Open Championship.

NT = No tournament CUT = missed the half-way cut "T" indicates a tie for a place Ryder Cup: 1947, 1949, 1951, 1953 England–Scotland Professional Match: 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938 Coronation Match: 1937 Triangular Professional Tournament: 1937 Llandudno International Golf Trophy: 1938 Great Britain–Argentina Professional Match: 1939 Amateurs–Professionals Match: 1956