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  Balaur - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Romanian folkore a balaur is a creature similar to a dragon, although distinct: dragons as such also exist in Romanian folklore.
A balaur is quite large, has fins, feet, and multiple serpent heads (usually three, sometimes seven, or even twelve).
Balaur seems to derive from PIE *bel-, 'strong', or PIE *bhel-, 'to swell'.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Balaur   (153 words)

  
 Six Blades - Balaur De Vrede's Background
Balaur is youngest child of a noble family in Orinoco.
Balaur fell in love and their love blossomed until Cleantha was promised to his brother.
Balaur decided to disappear and spent next five years in professional gambler, mercenary and bodyguard.
blades.netppl.fi /english/sankarit/slashing/tietoja/balaur-tausta.html   (271 words)

  
 Balaur: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
A balaur is quite large, EHandler: no quick summary.
In romanian mythology the zmeu is a creature similar to the dragon (balaur in romanian folklore, although this is not a direct translation)....
In romanian mythology the zmeu is a creature similar to the dragon (balaur in romanian folklore, EHandler: no quick summary.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/b/ba/balaur.htm   (342 words)

  
 The Tribune, Chandigarh, India - Ludhiana Stories
The Raikot police also announced that it would investigate the role of the main accused, Balaur Singh, who had produced a documentary proof that he was admitted to a civil hospital at Charkhi Dadri in Haryana at the time of the murder of the Dalit in Raikot on July 20.
The four arrested in the case were: Balaur Singh, Pintu, Neetu and Bhinder Kaur.
He was allegedly attacked by Balaur Singh, Pintu and three others with sharp-edged weapons and rods.
www.tribuneindia.com /2003/20030815/ldh1.htm   (5805 words)

  
 Getica - Dacians
In order to fly through the clouds, a hultan must summon a balaur and ride it.
While riding the balaur or walking on clouds, the wizard is invisible to men's eyes, being visible only to other mages.
Calling the balaur is an essential ritual for the hultan; the legend says that the dragons live in bottomless mountain lakes, and in order to ride one, the initiate must break the lake's ice with an enchanted axe and put a rein made of birch wood onto the balaur's neck.
www.geticagame.com /index.php?section=dacians&loreart=hultan   (571 words)

  
 Balaur: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
In Romanian mythology[For more facts about this topic, click this link] a balaur is a creature similar to a dragon A creature of Teutonic mythology; usually represented as breathing fire and having a reptilian body and sometimes wings
The etymology seems to be Proto-Indo-European The indo-european languages include some 443 (sil estimate) languages and dialects spoken by about three billion people, including most of the major language families of europe and western asia, which belong...
Zmeu In romanian mythology the zmeu is a creature similar to the dragon (balaur in romanian folklore, although this is not a direct translation)....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /b/balaur   (292 words)

  
 The Tribune, Chandigarh, India - Ludhiana Stories
The demonstrators also lambasted the authorities of the Civil Hospital, Ludhiana, who, they alleged, delayed the treatment of the deceased till a bribe of Rs 2,000 was paid to the doctor on duty.
The major grouse of the protesters was that the police was believing the statement of the main accused, Balaur Singh, that he was admitted to the Civil Hospital at Charkhi Dadri in Haryana at the time of the attack.
Mr Tarsem Singh Jodhan, a former MLA and spokesperson for the committee, who led the protest march, alleged that the police was deliberately sheltering the accused.
www.tribuneindia.com /2003/20030810/ldh1.htm   (4103 words)

  
 Temples And Legends Of Himachal Pradesh - Chamba ( Page 23)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Its predecessor Balaur, ancient Vallapura, is not known before the high middle ages, and even the temple of Malla Devi (an aspect of the Sarada Devi of Kashmir) at Sukral, the great centre of pilgrimage in the former Basohli State, is of the Muslim period.
The only old Kali temple there is not at Balaur, but at Babor (ancient Babba-pura) between Jammu and Ramnagar- Bandh- ralta, which, however, is not earlier than the late ninth or early tenth century.
Moreover, Bhadrakali is venerated in more places in the Punjab Himalaya, and is, in her turn, identified with Jvalamukhi or Jalpadevi, the great goddess of theKangra Valley.
www.hindubooks.org /temples/himachal/Chamba/page23.htm   (309 words)

  
 Dragons Encyclopedia @ Dragyns.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Specific dragons are often given Turkic names (see Zilant, below), symbolizing the long-standing conflict between the Slavs and Turks.
Balaur are very similar to the Slavic zmey: very large, with fins and multiple heads.
Derived from the Slavic dragon, zmeu are humanoid figures that can fly and breathe fire.
www.dragyns.com /encyclopedia   (2130 words)

  
 Middle East Open Encyclopedia: Balaur   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
This is an extract from The Middle East Open Encyclopedia, made possible through the Wikimedia Foundation.
Iraq Museum International always displays the most recent published revision of the source article, Balaur; all previous versions may be viewed here.
They link directly to authoring tools for you to start writing a particular article.
www.baghdadmuseum.org /ref?title=Balaur   (273 words)

  
 Zmeu: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
In Romanian mythology[For more facts about this topic, click this link] the Zmeu is a creature similar to the dragon A creature of Teutonic mythology; usually represented as breathing fire and having a reptilian body and sometimes wings
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Balaur In romanian mythology a balaur is a creature similar to a dragon, although distinct: dragons as such also exist in romanian mythology....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /z/zmeu   (702 words)

  
 Home - Fat Frumos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
He fights demonic monsters and malevolent characters (zmeu, balaur, Muma Pădurii, etc.).
Another prolific editor of folk tales was Petre Ispirescu, who, in the 19th century published an impressive number of volumes containing a large number of short novels and tales from popular mythology.
They are centered around popular characters like the prince Făt-Frumos (the Romanian "Prince Charming"), the princess Ileana Cosânzeana, the vilain or monster Zmeu or Căpcăun, the dragon Balaur or fantastic superbeings like the good Zână and the evil Muma Pădurii.
fat.frumos.en.infoax.org   (10263 words)

  
 Moldova Azi   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Unofficial sources claim that Balaur has been accused of violating liquidation rules when dealing with investment funds.
Contrary to that, professional stock traders note Balaur's professionalism and practical knowledge of securities market.
Sources maintain that NCS Chairman Ion Robu has suggested putting on the Commission Vasile Pantelei, former head of Moldovan Audit Chamber, who is currently in between jobs after resigning from his previous office.
www.azi.md /print/33077/En   (422 words)

  
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 Zmeu: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Typically a large powerful magical or spiritual reptile, the dragon is one of few if not the only mythological creature to to be known around the globe....
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In romanian mythology a balaur is a creature similar to a dragon, EHandler: no quick summary.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /enc2/zmeu   (818 words)

  
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