chadar chadar

Definition(s):

  • (n) a cloth used as a head covering (and veil and shawl) by Muslim and Hindu women

Synonym(s)

News

  • Ice hiking in the Himalayas

    Edwin was a businessman from The Netherlands on my expedition team and we had previously discussed fox, sheep and black bear tracks that we observed during our 40-mile hike on the Chadar. The word Chadar means sheet, and it refers to the sheet of snow and ice on the Zanskar River, a tributary of the Indus River in northern India.
    on March 30, 2014     Source: Tacoma News Tribune

Quotes

  1. "They want to screen some of my best works. I'd like them to screen Sholay, Seeta Aur Geeta, Lal Patthar, Khushboo, Prem Nagar, Ek Chadar Maili Si, Meera, Dulhan. ... The problem is, they don't want DVD copies for the screening. They require prints,...
    on Jul 2, 2007 By: Hema Malini Source: Times of India

  2. "As he wrapped a chadar each on me and the Italian producer of the film Sergio Scapagnini after the docu-features special screening in New Delhi, I felt enthralled by his touch, it was a magical feel," Ghose said.
    on May 7, 2005 By: Goutam Ghose Source: Sify

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