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Definition(s):

  • (n) a public ceremony on Maundy Thursday when the monarch distributes Maundy money

Usage(s):

  • In the Abbey ceremony, however, the Queen followed faithfully the custom of her ancestors in distributing white purses of maundy money (26 pence worth of specially minted silver .

News

  • 10 3D Printed Christmas decorations to brighten your home

    An intricate showcase of 3D printing’s capability to create designs in designs. The Captured Snowflake design by Maundy is available two materials and seven colours.More of a project than an ornament, but a fantastic one at that. This 3D print-at-home advent calendar on Thingiverse by pleppik takes a print a day throughout advent to form a Christmas tree with 25 gifts built in. Some of the ...
    on November 30, 2013     Source: TG Daily

Quotes

  • Dr John said: "They were invented to be given to the poor and we're making a special batch in liaison with one of our local supermarkets on Maundy Thursday and the proceeds from that will go towards Open Door, which is a local charity for the...
    on Mar 30, 2009 By: Jeffrey John Source: BBC News

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