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Pandabeswar

Pandabeswar is an administrative centre in Pandabeswar CD Block in Durgapur subdivision of Paschim Bardhaman district in the state of West Bengal, India. Pandabeswar police station has jurisdiction over Pandabeswar CD Block; the area covered is 161 km2 and the population covered is 176,445. The headquarters of Pandabeswar CD Block are located at Pandabeswar; as per the 2011 census, 79.22% of the population of Durgapur subdivision was urban and 20.78% was rural. Durgapur subdivision has 1 municipal corporation at 38 census towns. Pandabeswar is shown as part of Baidyanathpur in the map of Pandabeswar CD Block on page 243 of the District Census Handbook, Bardhaman, 2011. Separate demographic statistics are not available; as per the Shodhganga website, collieries in the Pandaveswar Area of Eastern Coalfields are: Madaipur, Nutandanga, Dalurbandh, Samla, South Samla, Kankartala, Dalurbandh OCP, Palasthali OCP and Gangaramchak OCP. As per ECL website telephone numbers, operational collieries in the Pandaveswar Area in 2018 are: Dalurband Colliery, Khottadih OCP, Khottadih UG, Madhaipur Colliery, Manderbony Colliery, Pandaveswar Colliery and South Samla Colliery.

There is a Railway station in Pandabeswar on the Andal-Sainthia branch line. NH 14 passes through Pandabeswar. Pandaveswar College was established at Pandabeswar in 2005, it is affiliated with Kazi Nazrul University. It offers honours courses in Hindi, English and political science. There is a primary health centre at Pandabeswar

Torbjörn Arvidsson

Torbjörn Arvidsson is a former Swedish football player, who played as a defender for Halmstads BK. He is the assistant manager of Kalmar FF. Starting his career in Kalmar FF he early moved to Halmstads BK in 1989, where he played until 2005. During this time he became the player with most games in Allsvenskan for Halmstad so far, 306 games and 543 games in total, he won Allsvenskan twice and Svenska Cupen once and 1998-1999 he was the team captain and playing several time in European cups, he made his debut for the club in 1989 in the serie debut against Örebro SK and his last match became in the cup against Ystads IF FF in 2005. From 2010 until he left Halmstad BK at the end of 2015, beside his role as the assistant manager of the first team, Arvidsson was responsible for the clubs U-21 squad. Arvidsson continued his coaching career at Varbergs BoIS, he signed as an assistant manager on 4 January 2016. He left the club at the end of 2017 to join Kalmar FF, announced in November 2017. Arvidsson was going to take charge of the U-17 squad.

On 7 January 2019, Arvidsson was promoted to the technical staff of the first team at Kalmar FF, functioning as one of the assistant managers. Halmstads BK: Allsvenskan:Champion: 1997, 2000 Stora Silvret: 2004 Lilla Silvret: 1995, 1999 Bronze: 1998Svenska Cupen:Champion: 1995 Svenskafans.com article

USNS Effective (T-AGOS-21)

USNS Effective is a Victorious-class ocean surveillance ship acquired by the U. S. Navy in 1993 and assigned to the Navy's Special Mission Program. Effective was built by Morgan City, Louisiana, she was laid down on 15 February 1991 and launched 26 September 1991 and was delivered to the Navy on 27 January 1993 which assigned her to the Military Sealift Command Special Missions Program. The mission of Effective is to directly support the Navy by using both passive and active low frequency sonar arrays to detect and track undersea threats. There is no current operational history on Effective. Effective personnel are qualified for the following medals: National Defense Service Medal NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive - T-AGOS-21 Effective Special Mission Program USNS EFFECTIVE There is no journal entry on Effective at DANFS

List of Neighbours characters (1991)

Neighbours is an Australian television soap opera, first broadcast on 18 March 1985. The following is a list of characters that first appeared in the serial in 1991, by order of first appearance; the 7th season of Neighbours began airing on 21 January 1991. All characters were introduced by executive producer Don Battye. Rachel Blakely and Genevieve Lemon made their debuts in August as Gaby Willis and Brenda Riley respectively. Andrew Williams joined the cast as Brenda's nephew, Guy Carpenter in September, as did Simone Robertson as Phoebe Bright. Lorraine Bayly began playing Faye Hudson in November and in the same month Andrew Robinson, son of established characters Paul and Christina Robinson was born. Gaby Willis, played by Rachel Blakely, made her first appearance on 12 August 1991. Blakely was invited to audition for the role by a Neighbours casting director, who spotted her picture on the cover of a magazine; the character was introduced alongside her brother Brad Willis, played by Scott Michaelson.

Gaby was said to be studying at a business school in Japan. She becomes a boutique owner. Josephine Monroe, author of Neighbours: The First 10 Years thought that Gaby's "cascading dark hair" and model looks meant there was never a shortage of men after her. An Inside Soap writer stated Gaby and Glen Donnelly had Ramsay Street's biggest on-off romance since Scott and Charlene. Gaby gives birth to a son Zac. Blakely reprised her role for the show's 20th anniversary episode in July 2005. Brenda Riley, played by Genevieve Lemon, made her first appearance on 21 August 1991. Vanessa Keys of The Daily Telegraph described Brenda as "a hard-bitten woman". A writer for BBC Online said Brenda's most notable moment was "Putting Pam in a frenzy"Brenda is the younger sister of Lou Carpenter; when Lou tells her his former flame Madge Bishop and her husband Harold are leasing the Coffee Shop while they tour Australia, Brenda heads to Erinsborough and secures an interview. Madge and Brenda get along well. Madge convinces him Brenda is the best person for the job and they rent out Number 24 Ramsay Street to her.

Madge is sure she recognises Brenda from somewhere and she admits she is Lou's sister, which upsets Harold, who competed with Lou for Madge's affections. Harold is keen to terminate the agreement, but softens when Brenda is able to get him a $5000 discount on a campervan for the Bishops' trip and agrees to let her stay; when Brenda looks after Harold's grandchildren Toby and Sky Mangel, Toby lies and tells her that he is allowed to stay up than normal on weekends, much to Madge's ire. However, when the children are tired out the next day, Brenda explains that she wanted to them teach them a lesson that getting their own way is not always a good thing. Madge apologises to Brenda. Brenda's nephew, Guy Carpenter arrives looking for a place to stay and the neighbours are surprised when they see Brenda moving Guy's belongings in, they think she is dating a younger man. Brenda explains that Guy is Lou's son and did not want Harold knowing in case he became upset again; when Harold disappears after being swept off of a rock and is presumed dead, Madge goes to visit her family to get over the loss and Brenda takes over the Coffee shop indefinitely.

She becomes a popular fixture. However, her gossiping gets her in trouble when she unwittingly tells Felicity Brent about Dorothy Burke's marital problems, which Felicity uses in the local elections to discredit Dorothy, leaving her furious when she loses her seat and a feud develops. Brenda reciprocates when a married man known for flirting, catches her eye. Brenda becomes convinced that his marriage to Pam Willis is failing. Brenda and Doug begin spending together and she tries to seduce him after learning her former husband, Roy, is remarrying. Brenda becomes emotional and asks Doug to stay with her that night but the plan backfires when Doug sends over Pam to talk to her. Things come to a head when Brenda kisses Doug, witnessed by his daughter, Gaby Willis. Pam confronts Doug and he is forced to tell Brenda that the flirting was a bit of fun. Brenda is humiliated and avoids her neighbours until Pam tells her that she has nothing against her and explains about Doug's behaviour; when Brenda discovers Guy is taking steroids to help him in the upcoming Cross-Country race, she tries to make him see sense, but Guy refuses to listen, so Brenda threatens to take steroids herself as long as Guy continues to do so.

Guy, fearful and quits taking them. Brenda's problems worsen when it seems that her homemade tuna quiche is the cause of Josh Anderson's sickness and she tries to recover any sold quiches, she panics when Brenda sees a motionless Bouncer on the floor. Brenda is relieved to find that the quiche is not the cause of Josh's sickness but a virus going around. Brenda and Dorothy's feud is reignited, after Dorothy tells her off for employing Toby for after school shifts. Brenda schemes by placing a personal advert in the paper's lonely hearts column under Dorothy's name. However, the plan is undone when Lucy Robinson tells Dorothy, who arranges for a colleague to pose as a suitor. Brenda and Dorothy become friends after they win a radio quiz. Doug tries to set Brenda up with his workmate Nev Cusack at a dinner party, but he is more interested in Doug's sister Faye Hudson. Roy arrives much to Bren

Shepherd's dial

A shepherd's dial is a type of sundial that measures the height of the sun via the so-called umbra versa. Its design needs to incorporate a fixed latitude, it is named after Pyrenean shepherds. This type of sundial was popular in the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries. Since the ancient Roman era, people have created sundials which measure differences in the sun's height above the horizon over the course of the day – Vitruvius describes them as viatoria pensilia; the earliest description of a shepherd's dial as known today was written by Hermann of Reichenau, an 11th-century Benedictine monk who called it a cylindrus horarius. It was known in the Middle Ages as a chilinder oxoniensis; such sundials did not need aligning north-south and so became popular, appearing in Renaissance artworks such as Holbein's 1528 Portrait of Nicolaus Kratzer and his 1533 The Ambassadors

Eid al-Adha

Eid al-Adha or Eid Qurban called the "Festival of the Sacrifice", is the second of two Islamic holidays celebrated worldwide each year, considered the holier of the two. It honours the willingness of Ibrahim to sacrifice his son as an act of obedience to God's command. But, before Abraham could sacrifice his son, God provided a goat to sacrifice instead. In commemoration of this intervention, an animal is sacrificed ritually and divided into three parts. One share is given to the poor and needy, another is kept for home, the third is given to relatives. In the Islamic lunar calendar, Eid al-Adha falls on the 10th day of Dhu al-Hijjah, lasts for four days. In the international calendar, the dates vary from year to year shifting 11 days earlier each year. In languages other than Arabic, the name is simply translated into the local language, such as English Feast of the Sacrifice, German Opferfest, Dutch Offerfeest, Romanian Sărbătoarea Sacrificiului, Hungarian Áldozati ünnep. In Spanish it is known as Fiesta del Borrego.

In Kurdish it is known as. It is known as Eid Qurban in Persian speaking countries such as Afghanistan and Iran, Kurban Bayramı in Turkey, কোরবানীর ঈদ in Bangladesh, as عید الكبير the big Feast in the Maghreb, as Iduladha, Hari Raya Aiduladha, Hari Raya Haji or Qurban in Brunei, Malaysia and the Philippines, as بکرا عید "Goat Eid" or بڑی عید "Greater Eid" in India and Pakistan, Bakara Eid in Trinidad and Tobago, as Tabaski or Tobaski in The Gambia and Senegal, as Odún Iléyá by the Yorúbà people of NigeriaThe following names are used as other names of Eid al-Adha: عیدالاضحیٰ is used in Urdu, Assamese, Bengali and Austronesian languages such as Malay and Indonesian. العيد الكبير meaning "Greater Eid" is used in Yemen and North Africa. Local language translations are used لوی اختر in Pashto, Kashmiri and Hindi, বড় ঈদ in Bengali and Malayalam as well as Manding varieties in West Africa such as Bambara, Jula etc.. عید البقرة meaning "the Feast of Cows" is used in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the Middle East.

Although the word ‏بقرة‎ properly means a cow, it is semantically extended to mean all livestock sheep or goats. This extension is used in Hindi and Urdu as a similar name ईद-उल-अज़हा is used for the occasion; the Feast of Sacrifice is used in Uzbekistan. The Hajj Feast is used in the Philippines. Big Sallah in Nigeria. "Ram Sallah" is used, as it refers to the rams that are being sacrificed on that day. The word عيد means'festival','celebration','feast day', or'holiday', it itself is a triliteral root ‏عيد‎ with associated root meanings of "to go back, to rescind, to accrue, to be accustomed, habits, to repeat, to be experienced. Arthur Jeffery contests this etymology, believes the term to have been borrowed into Arabic from Syriac, or less Targumic Aramaic; the words أضحى and قربان are synonymous in meaning'sacrifice','offering' or'oblation'. The first word comes from the triliteral root ضحى with associated meanings of "immolate. No occurrence of this root with a meaning related to sacrifice occurs in the Qur'an but in the Hadith literature.

Arab Christians use the term to mean the Eucharistic host. The second word derives from the triliteral root ‏‏قرب‎‎ with associated meanings of "closeness, proximity... to moderate. Arthur Jeffery recognizes the same Semitic root, but believes the sense of the term to have entered Arabic through Aramaic. Compare Hebrew korban קָרבן. One of the main trials of Ibrahim's life was to face the command of God to sacrifice his beloved son; the earliest Islamic traditions identify Isma’il as the son, sacrificed. Upon hearing this command, Abraham prepared to submit to the will of God. During this preparation, Shaytaan tempted Abraham and his family by trying to dissuade them from carrying out God's commandment, Ibraham drove Satan away by throwing pebbles at him. In commemoration of their rejection of Satan, stones are thrown at symbolic pillars during the Stoning of the Devil during Hajj rites. Facing a dilemma, Ibrahim consulted his son about the commandment. Ismail told him to do what he was asked. Allah did not allow Ismail to be sacrificed.

Acknowledging that Ibrahim was willing to sacrifice what is dear to him, an animal was sacrificed instead. Ibraham had passed the test by his willingness to carry out God's command; this story originates in the Torah, the first book of Moses. The Quran refers to the Akedah as follows: The word "Eid" appears once in Al-Ma'ida, the fifth sura of the Quran, with the meaning "solemn festival". Devotees offer the Eid al-Adha prayers at the mosque; the Eid al-Ad