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auspicious occasion

A celebratory or momentous event, situation, or circumstance. (Note that the meaning of auspicious here is slightly altered from its standard definition of favorable or timely.) We would like to invite you to the auspicious occasion of the marriage of our son, Luke, to his bride-to-be, Sophia. It was an auspicious occasion in the city, as people poured onto the streets to celebrate the queen's ascent to the throne.
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His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Premier has also exchanged cables of good wishes on the New Hijri Year 1441 with leaders of the GCC, Arab and Islamic countries as well as the Prime Ministers and Crown Princes, extending his best wishes of health and happiness and praying to Allah the Almighty for returns of the auspicious occasion with further welfare and blessings.
The amount of money given should be an auspicious number.
Wrapping lucky food (duck or others, like oysters) in lettuce is therefore doubly auspicious.
Akshaya means never-ending, so we consider buying vehicles, property and starting any new work on this auspicious occasion as the day is believed to bring never-ending growth, success and prosperity.
@IndiainPakistan" On the auspicious occasion of Deepawali, India will grant medical Visa in all deserving cases pending today.
According to another legend, on the auspicious day of Bhai Dooj Lord Krishna, after slaying the Narakasura demon, goes to his sister Subhadra where she welcomes her brother with the lamp, sweets, flowers, etc and put the holy protective tilak on his forehead.
PESHAWAR -- While congratulating the country men in general and people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA in particular on the auspicious occasion of Pakistan Day the Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Engr.
In the ad, the two are trying to get their most auspicious wedding date from the Panditji.
Muscat: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has received a cable of greetings from General Sir Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General and Chief of the Defence Force of New Zealand on the occasion of the auspicious return of His Majesty to the homeland.
Sur, March .24 (ONA) Sheikh Abdullah bin Mustahail bin Salim Shamas, Governor of South A'Sharqiyah expressed his happiness and joy with the auspicious return of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said, saying this day that honored us with the return of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said to the homeland is an immortal day in the history of Oman , a great day in the hearts of Omanis and a gorgeous hope and reality in the soul and feelings and words rush to express the joy upon the arrival of His Majesty.
The auspicious occasion will be celebrated on the ninth day of Chaitra month (March-April) in the Hindu lunar calendar.
Summary: DUBAI - Joyalukkas, the world's favourite jeweller is all set to celebrate Akshaya Tritiya, with a variety of attractive offers, free gifts and exclusive designs that has been specially tailored for this auspicious occasion.
First Lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa conducted all the rituals at the auspicious time with the President and other family members assisted her.
Some believe it was the auspicious night of Shivratri that Lord Shiva performed the Tandava, the cosmic dance of the primal creation, preservation and destruction.
Auspicious dates for weddings in China have turned sour for many couples who vowed "until death do us part" as they filed for divorce just days later.