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Hamsa

Person

Who is Hamsa?

Hamsa is an actor.

Group

Hamsa is an Israeli musical quintet, perhaps best described as an Israeli Spice Girls. The group was formed in 2001 by music producers Eyal Buchbut and Dror Margalit. The group got a breakthrough in the spring of 2003 with the single Chayav lamoot alai, followed by their debut album Hamsa, and shortly after disbanded, during 2004.

Characters

  1. Hamsa is a fictional character from the 1989 film Varavelpu.
  2. Hamsa is a fictional character from the 1986 film Kirathakudu.
  3. Hamsa is a fictional character from the 2003 film Kilichundan Mampazham.
  4. Hamsa is a fictional character from the 2003 film Pattalam.
  5. Hamsa is a fictional character from the 1992 film Kauravar.
  6. Hamsa is a fictional character from the 1984 film Adiyozhukkukal.
  7. Hamsa is a fictional character from the 2007 film Madhumasam.
  8. Hamsa is a fictional character from the 2004 film Vettam.
  9. Hamsa is a fictional character from the 1985 film Parayanumvayya Parayathirikkanumvayya.
  10. Hamsa is a fictional character from the 2014 film Aryan.

Music

"Hamsa" is a musical album of Bustan Abraham.

Miscellanea

  1. The hamsa is a palm-shaped amulet popular throughout the Middle East and North Africa, and commonly used in jewelry and wall hangings. Depicting the open right hand, an image recognized and used as a sign of protection in many societies throughout history, the hamsa is believed to provide defense against the evil eye. In Islam, it is also known as the hand of Fatima, so named to commemorate Muhammad's daughter Fatima Zahra.
    • also known as 法蒂玛之手
  2. The Hamsa is an aquatic bird, often considered to be a goose or sometimes a swan. It is used in Indian and Southeast Asian culture as a symbol and a decorative element.
    • also known as Hamsa bird
  3. Hamsa in Persian and Turkish literature, is a set of five long epic poems composed in rhyming couplet, or masnavi, form.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Hamsa

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Google previewThe Place of the Mediterranean in Modern Israeli Identity (2009)

by Alexandra Nocke

For him the Hamsa is a unifying element for Israeli society: The Hamsa is an older symbol than the star of David, even more Jewish than the star of David .

Google previewTafsir Ibn Kathir all 10 volumes

by IslamKotob

"Hamsa means a hidden voice." This has also been repor- ted from ' lkrimah and Ad-Dahhak. Sa' id bin Jubayr said, (mz. ujgzmva) (And nothing shall you hear except Hamsa.) "Hamsa means the secret speech and the steps of feet." ;'~,_,.z'°f ...

Google previewKriya Yoga (2006)

The Scientific Process of Soul-culture and the Essence of All Religions by Paramahamsa Hariharananda

The coccygeal center has entered into the sacral center, the sacral into the lumbar, the lumbar into the dorsal, the dorsal into the cervical, the cervical into the medulla oblongata — then it is called hamsa. Hamsa means you are in real ...

Google previewLila's Hamsa (2014)

A Novel of Love and Deception by Arlene Kurtis

Note: The hamsa is an amulet that in Judaism represents the hand of Miriam, the sister of Moses who placed him in the rushes. A stone in the center is thought to protect one from the evil eye. The name comes from the Hebrew for five, hamesh, ...

Google previewLucifer (1893)

Hamsa is a mythical 477.

Google previewIndian Antiquary (1904)

Swan (Hamsa is a symbol for soul), while they sought him in the same shape. It is customary to bathe in it on a Sunday in Siwan, or on any parab- Bathing in it is believed to equal in merit a gift (pupya) of 1,000 COWB(14) Mm Bai, which is at a ...

Google previewHumanist Voices in Unitarian Universalism (2016)

by Kendyl L. R. Gibbons, William Murry

Emerson Zora Hamsa is a candidate for ministerial fellowship ...

Google previewThe Religious Life of Dress (2013)

Global Fashion and Faith by Lynne Hume

The hamsa is a stylized hand with the thumb ...

Google previewTeach Yourself to Meditate in 10 Simple Lessons (2007)

Discover Relaxation and Clarity of Mind in Just Minutes a Day by Eric Harrison

HAMSA is a sensuous mantra.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Jewish Symbols (1992)

by Ellen Frankel, Betsy Platkin Teutsch

The 'hamsa— from the Semitic root'meaning “five”-is a 'hand-shaped 'amulet worn to ward off the 'Evil Eye. This practice may have originated among the ancient Canaanite peoples — Philistines and Phoenicians — who would make the ...

Google previewA Classical Dictionary of India (1871)

Illustrative of the Mythology, Philosophy, Literature, Antiquities, Arts, Manners, Customs &c. of the Hindus by John Garrett

Brahma, has the Hamsa, a goose or swan. Vishnu, Garnda, half man, half bird, but now, in Southern India, identified with the Haliaetus Pondicherianus, or Brahmany-kite ; Siva, the bull ; Indra, the elephant ; Ganesa, a rat ; Kartikeya, a peacock ...

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