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PAGODA, comm. law. A denomination of money in Bengal. In the computation of ad valorem duties, it is valued at one dollar and ninety-four cent's. Act of March 2, 1799, s. 61, 1 Story's L. U. S. 626. Vide Foreign Coins.

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The Pagoda Pots are appropriate for the microwave or the conventional oven according to consumers' preference.
The Peace Pagoda was completed in 1998 and three years later the Sangharama Monastery opened on the same site.
The official opening of the pagoda will take place next weekend.
In December, community leaders, including the council's then Green Party leader John Coyne, branded parts of the site "tatty" - pointing to the waterless Japanese Garden pond and vegetation growing on the roof of the main Chinese Pagoda.
The Keo Sikha Kiri Svara Pagoda is legally well situated in Cambodian territory and by no means will Cambodia relocate this pagoda elsewhere and Cambodia will continue to fly its flags there,'' Cambodia's foreign ministry said.
The Pagoda has carved itself an international reputation, and it does seem puzzling that the good work done over the decades could soon be undermined.
A hallmark of this gigantic Pagoda coming up at Gorai will be the original bone relics of Lord Gautam Buddha, on display here.
The seats were part of a pagoda that had been built and installed purely for the enjoyment of visitors.
Trustees of the Pagoda are set to step up security in the wake of the break in, by installing CCTV and reinforced locks.
The Dhamma Talaka Peace Pagoda is the largest purpose-built Buddhist peace pagoda in Europe, with six Burmese monks living at the adjacent monastery.
The statues were found last Thursday when the workers began digging the foundation for a new pagoda, Um Sok said.
Artist Richard Battrick will work in the pagoda, first collecting material from the seashore, as Sutherland did, and then responding to this material and to story-telling events and school group visits to the pagoda.