(Sikhism) a sanctified solution of sugar and water used in the Amrit Ceremony
In Mysore the amrit mahal, a breed said to have been introduced by Hyder Ali for military purposes, is still kept up by the state.
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- Amrit ceremony
noun (Sikhism) the ceremony of initiation into the Khalsa, at which amrit is drunk by and sprinkled on the heads of candidates for initiation
a city in NW Punjab, in NW India: site of the holiest shrine of the Sikh religion. Contemporary Examples When Singh finally showed up at the front door of his home in Amritsar, his family was overwhelmed with relief. As 30-Year Anniversary of Mass Killings in India Arrives, Sikhs Find Safety in USA Simran Jeet […]
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Agricultural Marketing Service. Army Medical Staff. Historical Examples I’ve got one of the first ‘AMS (hAMS) you ever clapt eyes on in the whole course of your memorable existence. Jorrocks’ Jaunts and Jollities Robert Smith Surtees abbreviation Additional Member System: a voting system in which some candidates are elected for geographic constituencies and others are […]