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Racha

 

(also Rachintsy), an ethnographic group of Georgians. The Racha live mainly in the basin of the upper Rioni River, in Ambrolauri and Oni raions of the Georgian SSR. They speak the Racha dialect of Georgian. In the past they were distinguished from other groups by certain local features in their way of life and in their culture. The Racha were known as skillful housebuilders.


Racha

 

mountain range in the Georgian SSR, in the southern part of the Greater Caucasus. The Racha Range has elevations to 2,862 m. It is composed primarily of limestones, porphyries, and tuffaceous shales. Karst has developed. The Shaorskaia Valley, a karst interior valley, has been made into a reservoir. The slopes are covered with broad-leaved forests (primarily beech), dark coniferous forests, and subalpine and alpine meadows. The Tkibuli coal deposit is located along the southwestern spur.

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They had a dream of opening a restaurant, so they saved their money and mementos of Racha.
En la fecha 13 el equipo comenzo una racha de triunfos--incluidas las golizas 5-0 a Tijuana y 5-1 a Monterrey--que se ha extendido hasta lo mas cerca que se puede estar del que seria el noveno titulo de su historia.
The operatic pieces were sung by Syrian soprano Racha Rizk, who graduated in 2002 from the High Institute of Music in Damascus, and Rag El Din Ahmed, who studied under the tutelage of Professor Sobhi Bedair.
Ce proces intente, dans un premier temps, par la jeune Samira Ibrahim, a mobilise encore une militante, Racha Abdur-Rahmane, elle a aussi ete victime du meme test.
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Damascus, (SANA) -- Combining skill and delicate musical sensibility, pianist Racha Arodaky performed a solo concert on Friday evening at Dar al-Assad for Culture and Arts.
The bronze medals were earned by Sarra Trabelsi and Raja Mansour: ladies seniors doubles (LW2X), Rahma Gharbi, ladies juniors (W1x), Mohamed Amine Ben Gamra, (men's seniors singles), Abderrazek Kahia, Bilel Aouididi, Sobhi Khardan, Chamseddine El Ichi: men's seniors (LMx4), Sahbi Khardani and Chamseddine El Ichi: men's doubles (M2x) and Racha Soula and Rahma Ghabi at ladies' seniors doubles (W2x).
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He leaves his wife Bahijah (Saadeh) Hanna; four month old daughter, Jessica Hanna; his mother, Khtoun (Saeid) Hanna; a sister, Sara; eight brothers Sabry, Hanna, Fawaz, Kassan, Jamal, Hikmat, Issac and Samer; six sisters-in-law, Adeba, Abtsam, Nada, Seham, Racha and Ekhlas; many nieces and nephews and grand nieces and nephews.