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addaword.gifdefinition of puja

a Hindu act of worship, performed in the home, in a temple, etc. The term is commonly used in Indian English in India.
I do puja every morning before leaving home.
Submitted by: Deepak Makhija from India on 28/09/2012 06:01:00
Definition of puja from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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