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  SIND - LoveToKnow Article on SIND
Central Sind depends on the yearly inundation of the Iridus, which begins to rise in March and reaches its highest point about the middle of August.
Trade.The trade of Sind is carried on through Karachi with foreign countries, and across the land frontier with Afghanistan, Baluchistan and Seistan.
The invasion was by sea, from the mouth of the Indus; and for nearly three centuries Sind remained nominally subject to the Arab caliphs.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /S/SI/SIND.htm   (2584 words)

 Sind on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Sind may have been the site of the subcontinent's earliest civilization (see Indus valley civilization).
The Arab invaders of Sind in 711 were the first permanent Muslim settlers on the subcontinent; Sind remained under direct or nominal Arab rule until the 11th cent., when it passed to the Muslim Turkic Ghaznavids.
From 1955 to 1970, Sind was part of West Pakistan prov.; it became a separate province again in 1970, with Karachi the capital.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/S/Sind.asp   (745 words)

As regards the composition of the population of Sind Province (before Partition) the two main stocks that inhabit Sind are related to, and common, one with the Punjab and another with Baluchistan.
Two main Rajput tribes of Sind are: the Samma, a branch of the Yadav Rajputs who inhabit the eastern and lower Sind and Bahawalpur; and the Sumra who, according to the 1907 edition of the Gazetteer are a branch of the Parwar Rajputs.
Sind being the eastern-most province of the Umayyad, and then of the Abassid Caliphates with loose control from the centre, its political as well as religious life was highly perturbed.
www.geocities.com /pak_history/Sindh.html   (6543 words)

 Sind - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Sind
Sind's earliest recorded history deals with its annexation by the Persian Empire under Darius I. It was later controlled by a succession of empires: those of Alexander the Great, Seleucus, Chandragupta Maurya, the Indo-Greeks and Parthians, and the Scythians and Kusans.
An administrative province of the Ummayad and Abbasid empires from 711 to 900, Sind was ruled from 1591 to 1700 by the Moguls, followed by two independent Sind dynasties.
Sind was part of the Mumbai Presidency until 1937 when it was established as a separate province.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Sind   (466 words)

 Chapters of Sind Order
Sind is composed of several mumlykets, or little kingdoms, ruthlessly controlled by rajah, or king, from their golden palaces.
Amongst the vast desert are roaming dervishes, nomads, raiders, and humanoids fighting and plundering for survival.
The Kingdom of Sind is in constant chaos and turmoil as the Rajahs fight amongst themselves for surpreme control of all Sindhi.
www.angelfire.com /ca2/sutek/sind.html   (1640 words)

 Chapter Four - Page 1
Sind, never recovered from this devastation and has been ruled by foreigners ever since.
Both Gautama Buddha and Swami Upgapt had visited Sind, and some portion of last remains of Gautama Buddhas are also buried in Sind, and a Stupa or pagoda constructed over it.
Sind thereafter came to be known as Indo Sathya.
www.dalsabzi.com /Books/history_sindhis/chapter_four_page_one.htm   (841 words)

 UPPER SIND FRONTIER - LoveToKnow Article on UPPER SIND FRONTIER   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
, a district of British India, in the Sind province of Bombay, with administrative headquarters at Jacobabad.
In the north-east the country is hilly; the remainder consists of a narrow strip of level plain, one half being covered with jungle and subject to inundation, from which it is protected by artificial embankments.
The internal trade is principally in grain, the greater part of which is sent to the sea-board; the transit trade from Central Asia into Sind crosses the district, bringing wool and woollen goods, fruits, carpets and horses.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /U/UP/UPPER_SIND_FRONTIER.htm   (440 words)

 SIND - Online Information article about SIND
The Sind cotton-printers are the most skilful and tasteful in the Bombay presidency.
Keane marched through Sind, and the mirs were compelled to accept a treaty by which they paid a See also:
Napier arrived in Sind and fresh terms were imposed on the mirs.
encyclopedia.jrank.org /SHA_SIV/SIND.html   (3158 words)

 Chapter One - Page 1
Sindhi Bhatia’s are descendants of Soma Rajputs of Sind, Kutch and Kathiawar and Bhati Rajputs of Jaisalmer.
It is to be noted that the people of Sind even in those days adored to dress and wear clothes, jewelry, riding and owning horses, carriages, in contrast to their counterparts.
In the first part of Rig Veda it is stated that amongst the Rajas of Sind there was one named Svanya, who was son of Raja Bhavaya and was from Pro-Arya Karvi family.
www.dalsabzi.com /Books/history_sindhis/chap_one_page_one.htm   (1710 words)

 Sind   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Until the completion of a huge dam at Sukkur in 1932 most of Sind (or Sindh) was barren desert, but irrigation has restored a wide swath through the lower Indus flood plain.
Sind was called the 'Unhappy Valley' or the 'Land of Uncertainties' by ancient travellers who marched through the scorching deserts of Persia and Baluchistan for long, wearying weeks towards the Indus - only to find its valley depressing barren.
It's also a land of sheesharn and pipal trees, darting parrots, bright kingfishers that flash along the river banks, and white herons perched on the backs of water buffaloes.
www15.brinkster.com /mairapakistan/sind.asp   (239 words)

 Kinoeye| German film: Staudte's Die Mörder sind unter uns, 1946
What is of the greatest importance to this film is what Barton Byg has described as the "inner landscape" of the survivors[1]; the trauma of having to confront the past and forge a new life in post-Nazi Germany.
Die Mörder sind unter uns is unique not only for the subject that it addresses, the guilt of the German nation; it is also interesting to highlight the similarities it has with the cinema of Weimar Germany.
Die Mörder sind unter uns is considered to be one of the most important films to have been produced in the history of the German cinema.
www.kinoeye.org /03/11/palmer11.php   (1919 words)

 Mission of Pir Sadruddin in India
Brief mention must be made of the political cataclysm of Sind, which was the centre of the Ismaili mission down to the 18th century.
After the end of the Sumra rule in Sind around 762/1361, the field was open for the Sammahs, who took possession of Sind and raised their chief, called Unar to the throne with the title of Jam.
He was designated as the hujjat of Sind and Hind, or the pir according to the Indian tradition.
ismaili.net /histoire/history07/history711.html   (1313 words)

 Chapter Four - Page 2
They were at first, considered of Shoodar (Untouchables) caste, and on their adapting and practicing Brahimi Dharam faithfully, they came to be accepted as Khatris and were identified as Agni Kul Khatri Rajputs.
Arabs were fully armed and equipped and had equipment to break into and destroyed their forts.
They battled with Khalifs and regained control over major parts of Sind except a portion of an area known as Lar in Karachi district i.e.
www.dalsabzi.com /Books/history_sindhis/chapter_four_page_two.htm   (812 words)

 Chapter DIRZEE <i>to</i> DIUL-SIND of D by The Hobson Jobson Dictionary
A name by which Sind is often called in early European narratives, taken up by the authors, no doubt, like so many other prevalent names, from the Arab traders who had preceded them.
Dewal or Daibul was a once celebrated city and seaport of Sind, mentioned by all the old Arabian geographers, and believed to have stood at or near the site of modern Karachi.
The name of Dewal long survived the city itself, and the specific addition of Sind or Sindi being added, probably to distinguish it from some other place of resembling name, the name of Dewal-Sind or Sindi came to be attached to the delta of the Indus.
www.bibliomania.com /2/3/260/1271/19988/2.html   (684 words)

 Sind, Scott Lowell - index page - Free MP3 downloads, CDs, Bio Info, Tour Dates, Lyrics and More!"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
While it is true that good songwriting is the key to good music, it seems that lately, more emphasis has been placed on the production rather than the foundation.
With an emphasis on the acoustic sound, Scott's band combines electric guitar, piano and driving rhythm with the soft, rich tones of his Martin acoustic to create music that is both timeless and borderless.
Scott Lowell Sind started writing songs nearly 10 years ago, after he got his first electric guitar in high school.
www.iuma.com /IUMA/Bands/Sind,_Scott_Lowell   (352 words)

 Coins of Amirs of Sind India
Sind have applied to the territory comprising of all the valley of Indus valley from the Arabian Sea to the Salt Range with Mansura in south and Multan in north.
From early 8th century AD this area was ruled by the Governers appointed by the Umayyad and then the Abbasid Caliphs.
The rulers of Mansura are usually known as Amirs of Sind or Habbarids.
www.indiancoins.8m.com /sind/Sind_main.htm   (244 words)

 SIND   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
In Sind the Sikh population was not large, though the Hindus formed about 30% of-the population of the province.
The turning out of non-Muslims from Sind is very amply illustrative of the naked policy of turning out of Hindus and Sikhs from Pakistan, for no other reason whatever except that they were not Muslims.
Their condition was described in news agency reports as being extremely miserable and pitiable, as they could not ply any trade, and were in the last stage of destitution.
www.bharatvani.org /books/mla/ch11.htm   (1309 words)

 Wir sind Helden -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Wir sind Helden (WSH; translation: We are heroes) is a (A person of German nationality) German (Click link for more info and facts about musical band) musical band.
In relevant magazines of the German culture scene the German-language lyrics are almost unanimously given praise for their wit and charm.
Wir sind Helden are supported by various other bands at their numerous performances, in particular Astra Kid and the one man band Olli Schulz und der Hund Marie are indebted to WSH for an increased level of public recognition.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/w/wi/wir_sind_helden.htm   (313 words)

 Mystaran Geography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Geographic entry for the Territories of Sind, from the AC 1019 Almanac.
Geographic entry for the Rajahstan of Sind, from the AC 1018 Almanac.
Geographic entry for the Rajahstan of Sind, from the AC 1017 Almanac.
www.mystaranet.jamm.com /vaults/html/sind.html   (343 words)

Sind becomes part of the administrative province of As-Sindh in the Umayyad and 'Abbasid empires from 712 to about 875.
With the eventual weakening of central authority in the Caliphate, the Arab governors of Sind and Multan settle down and establish their own dynastic rule, and become part of the usual local political conflicts and alliances.
The Sind connection facilitates cultural exchange between India and the Muslim world.
www.columbia.edu /itc/mealac/pritchett/00routes/0700_0799/index_0700_0799.html   (633 words)

 Wir sind Helden (Quarter Life Crisis)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
For other Wir sind Helden related entries, including more lyrics and translations thereof, have a look at the Wir sind Helden overview page.
I heard wir sind helden (we are heroes) in France and would like to get some of their songs.
For those who are looking for wir sind Helden videos, what I do is viewing it through the band’s official website at www.wirsindhelden.de, and surprisingly from the News page of the website, they provide another website www.filmlounge.de which features all of their video, including the latest Nur ein Wort.
earthlingsoft.net /ssp/blog/2003/08/22/wir_sind_helden   (4411 words)

 Letters of Marque: Die Gedanken Sind Frei   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The song is called "Die Gedanken Sind Frei" which basically means "Thoughts are Free".
A fellow Ann Arbor resident reminded me of one of my (many) favorite (contemporary-)folk songs, Tom Paxton's "The Thought Stayed Free": A thought was born in the mind of a man And it didn't please you and it didn't please...
Posted by: Andy B at April 17, 2004 12:29 AM Personally, I found "Die Gedanken sind frei" terribly boring as a child, but I've been discovering that it's really a very powerful song.
blog.qiken.org /archives/000570.html   (772 words)

 Worldisround - Pakistan: Sindh - Sind pictures
Sind - travel photos - Sindh province has a population of 29,991,165 and an area of 50,000 sq mi (129,500 sq km)....
Sindh is look like Janat Because,i live in sind, the Atmosphere & Land of Sindh is GOLD you obsorve that every type of fruit in sindh & their taste is LOVELY & also Every Crops grow first in sindh.
www.worldisround.com /articles/85445/text.html   (958 words)

 Pakistan - Sind Province
Hundreds of years ago, travelers called Sind province the Unhappy Valley because of its burning deserts, freezing mountain peaks, dust, lack of water and general fear of the predatory tribes.
Anyone contemplating travel into the Sind interior should first contact the American Consulate (8 Abdullah Haroon Road, Karachi, Tel.: 515081) for advisability.
Sind province still has a fairly healthy kidnappings-for-ransom business.
www.comebackalive.com /df/dplaces/pakistan/dplace8.htm   (290 words)

 [minstrels] Die Gedanken Sind Frei (Our Thoughts Are Free) -- Traditional
Die Gedanken sind frei My thoughts freely flower, Die Gedanken sind frei My thoughts give me power.
It appeared in its current form during the Peasant Wars of 1524-5, a series of rural uprisings directed against unbearable taxation.
The manipulation of ideas and thoughts, whether in Baghdad or Washington, will ultimately fail, because "Die gedanken sind frei!" Priscilla PS: Interestingly, there are several fairly different versions and translations of this song.
www.cs.rice.edu /~ssiyer/minstrels/poems/1185.html   (1319 words)

 Legislative texts on OSH - Pakistan - Sind - DB No. 059587   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Also in: "Sind Government Gazette", Part IV-A, 20 Nov. 1975, p.107-182.
Factory safety regulations issued for the Province of Sind under the authority of "The Factories Act, 1934" of Pakistan (see CIS 93-14).
They provide detailed rules for: factory inspections; certifying surgeons; hygienic conditions (ventilation, temperature, dust and fumes, artificial humidification, overcrowding, lighting, drinking water, sanitary facilities); role of the welfare officer; precautions against fires; machine guarding; pressure plants; lifting equipment; eye protection; dangerous fumes; notification and investigation of accidents; working hours; paid holidays.
www.ilo.org /public/english/protection/safework/cis/legosh/paksi/lx059587.htm   (193 words)

 Meine wahlfacher sind Geschichte
Coursework and Essays: By Level: GCSE: German: Schule: Meine wahlfacher sind Geschicht
Below is a short sample of the essay "Meine wahlfacher sind Geschichte".
If you sign up you could be reading the rest of this essay in under two minutes.
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The Edukators (Die Fetten Jahre sind vorbei) - Starring Daniel Bruhl, Julia Jentsch, Stipe Erceg, Burghart Klaussner
The Global World of Indian Merchants, 1750-1947: Traders of Sind from Bukhara to Panama.(Book Review) (The Historian)
They Don't Need Another Hero: MUSIC: With their anticonsumerist anthems, WIR SIND HELDEN are leading Germany's indie music scene in its battle against the rise of cookie-cutter pop bands.(What's Right with Germany/The Arts) (Time International (Europe Edition))
www.infoplease.com /ce6/world/A0845340.html   (567 words)

 Sign the Wir sind die Galaxywars Community Petition
I have read the Wir sind die Galaxywars Community Petition to Gameforge GmbH, and I hereby sign the petition:
Please note: All information you provide on this petition signing form will be public on the petition signatures page, except your email address, for which privacy is set here:
The Wir sind die Galaxywars Community Petition to Gameforge GmbH was created by and written by Benjamin Friesen (bluesky388@hotmail.com).
www.petitiononline.com /gwc/petition-sign.html   (194 words)

 Feature: Die Gedanken Sind Frei   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
She asked me if I could find the lyrics for her.
The name of the song is "Die Gedanken Sind Frei" - "Thoughts are Free."
This is an old German folksong that can be traced back to the 12th Century.
www.israelblog.org /1120498964   (486 words)

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