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  • ... or may not come to pass is under the control of God. A related phrase, ''mashallah,'' indicates acceptance of what God has ordained in terms of good or i ...of the Kalam.'' (Harvard University Press, 1976).</ref> In [[Shia]] Islam, Ash'ari's understanding of a higher balance toward predestination is challenged
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  • | Location = Washington, [[United States|USA]] ... [[United States]]. It is located 128 miles south of the city of Seattle, Washington and 53 miles northeast of Portland, Oregon. The mountain is part of t
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  • ...ales]]. The word "kelp" was also used directly to refer to these processed ashes. ... of kelp in Scotland was one of the principal industrial sources of [[soda ash]] (predominantly [[sodium carbonate]]) (Clow and Clow 1952).
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  • ...ku]] islands. The death toll was at least 71,000 people, of which 11,000&ndash;12,000 were killed directly by the eruption. The eruption created global cl ... eruption of Tambora volcano] ''Bulletin of Volcanology'' 51 (1983): 243&ndash;270 </ref> The existence of Tambora is estimated to have begun around 57 [[
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  • ...nd actions or "model"<ref>Dictionary.com, [http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=Sunna Sunna.] Retrieved December 11, 2007.</ref> or example of the Prophe *[[Shafi'i]] School (named after [[Muhammad ibn Idris ash-Shafi`i]])
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  • ...ia and the Pacific and Indian Oceans.<ref>Jared M. Diamond, [https://www.researchgate.net/publication/260881469_Linguistics_Taiwan's_gift_to_the_world Taiwan ... Corcuff (ed.), ''Memories of the future: national identity issues and the search for a new Taiwan'' (Routledge, 2002, ISBN 0765607913).</ref> Several subseq
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  • ...even miles northeast of Pella, Iowa.<ref>Gary L. Roberts, "Wyatt Earp: The Search for Order on the Last Frontier," in ''With Bullets & Badges: Lawmen & Outla ...t [[Fort Bridger]] to hunt [[Bison|buffalo]] with [[Jim Bridger]]. Later researchers have suggested that Lake's account of Earp's early life is embellished,
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  • Some arsenic compounds&mdash;such as arsenite and arsenate salts&mdash;have been used as [[agriculture|agricultural]] [[pesticide]]s and [[herbici ...ime can lead to a condition known as ''arsenicosis'' and eventual death. Researchers have devised tests for arsenic in water and ways to remove the toxic mat
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  • ...ng containers to hold the body is that if the soil covering the corpse is washed away by a natural process, the corpse will not be exposed to open air. ...including the [[cremation]] of bodies and the subsequent scattering of the ashes over water. Variation of this practice were used among many early [[Asia]
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  • ...dad Or Traveling Biculturalism: Theorizing a Bicultural Approach to…'' (Washington, DC: New Academia Publishing, LLC, 2005. ISBN 0976704218), 193</ref> ...'" (witty stories); "''waraibanashi,''" (funny stories); and "''yokubaribanashi,''" (stories of greed).
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  • ...ymath">Daniel Harper, [http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?search=polymath&searchmode=none Polymath] ''Online Etymology Dictionary''. Retrieved August 23, 20 ...Daniel Harper, [http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?search=Renaissance+man&searchmode=phrase Renaissance] ''Online Etymology Dictionary''. Retrieved August
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  • [[Image:Hindukailash.JPG|thumb|right|240px|Mount Kailash, depicting the holy family: of [[Shiva]] and [[Parvati]] cradling [[Ganesh ...ymology Dictionary, [http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?search=Axis+Mundi&searchmode=none Axis Mundi.] Retrieved February 18, 2008.</ref> and "''mundi''" o
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  • ...zing. After taking his [[eleven plus exam]] at the conclusion of his Burnt Ash Junior education, Bowie went to [[Ravens Wood School|Bromley Technical High ... Oddity." It included the number one hit "[[Ashes to Ashes (song)|Ashes to Ashes]]," featuring the textural work of guitar-synthesist [[Chuck Hammer]].
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  • ... [[God]]). His alleged [[miracle]]s, materializations of ''vibhuti'' (holy ash) and other small objects, proved to be a source of both fame and controvers ...ISBN 978-0877283355).</ref> The construction of the [[Prashanthi Nilayam]] ashram was begun in 1948 and completed in 1950.<ref name="bowen">David Bowen, '
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  • ...nges originates in the [[Himalayas]] after the confluence of six rivers &ndash; Alaknanda meets Dhauliganga at Vishnuprayag, Mandakini at Nandprayag, Pind ...ers of the Ganga; this immersion also is believed to be meritorious as the ashes are believed to go to heaven. Several places sacred to Hindus lie along t
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  • '''Mary Douglas Leakey''' (née Nicol) (February 6, 1913 &ndash; December 9, 1996) was a [[United Kingdom|British]] [[physical anthropology ...llion years ago. The years that followed this discovery were filled with research at Olduvai and Laetoli, follow-up work to discoveries, and preparing public
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  • The '''koala''' ''(Phascolarctos cinereus)'' is an ash-colored, thickset, arboreal, [[herbivore|herbivorous]] [[marsupial]] averag Heavily relying on a societal environment, koalas search for areas with [[eucalyptus]] [[tree]]s dense enough to feed a full group o
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  • The Waco "cult" &mdash; more properly known as the Branch Davidians &mdash; were an offshoot of the [[Seventh Day Adventist Church]], a [[Millennialis ... of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) attempted to execute a search warrant at their compound on Mount Carmel, a property located nine miles (1
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  • ...ef> and also to [[potash]] ([[potassium carbonate]]) derived from hardwood ashes. ...ology was purchased from Britain, or British engineers and enterpeneurs in search of new opportunities abroad. By 1809, part of the Ruhr Valley in Westphalia
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  • ...hronicles 8:11). Some Jewish [[Midrashim]] suggest that two Arks existed&mdash;a temporary one made by [[Moses]] and a later one made by [[Bezalel]] (Hert ...touched its waters; and remained so until the priests&mdash;with the Ark&mdash;left the river, after the people had passed over (Josh. 3:15-17; 4:10, 11,
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