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sun cross

[′sən ‚krȯs]
(meteorology)
A rare halo phenomenon in which bands of white light intersect over the sun at right angles; it appears probable that most of such observed crosses appear merely as a result of the superposition of a parhelic circle and a sun pillar.
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The British Movement Sunwheel group, which has a faction called Ulster Sunwheel, is behind the leaflet.
Moon Teachings for the Masses at the UMASS Sunwheel and around the World: The Major Lunar Standstills 0f 2006 and 2024-25.
Developed by Sunwheel Energy Partners, an affiliate of affordable housing developer McCormack Baron Salazar, the project will generate approximately 777,000 kilowatt hours of energy a year the equivalent of powering 81 homes annually or removing 170 vehicles from the road.
The Lion's Gate At the gate was the god of Lions Cut in a single massive stone And raised above the desert sand In the time of empires This Lion's eye was a brilliant swastika A sunwheel on the desert wind His voice was a stone Rolling over the roof of the world Even the great parapet of his head Is broken now The foundation of the temple Is cracked and wasted Upon the wall The carved images are all but gone: Vanished men pursue vanished beasts In that ancient dream of a green And fruitful land
The swastika itself, in various forms, has been a Hindu symbol for thousands of years--a sunwheel representing the continuous progression of life, death and reincarnation, optimistically interpreted as prosperity and good fortune.
The company sells products connected with artefacts from the past - a garden trivia book which tells you how gardens came about and two board games, one based on time travel, the other on an Aztec sunwheel, used to predict the future.
The Northumbrian group also manufacturers Prewetts, Sunwheel, Cake Break and Dunkers as well as a range of other private and branded label cookies, biscuits, cakes, flapjacks and dietary bars.
Sunwheel Foods markets Raisin and Walnut Flapjacks, a carob-coated granola bar, in the UK
a leading designer and installer of grid-tied commercial and public-sector solar electric power systems, and Sunwheel Energy Partners, a renewable energy firm that provides turnkey solar energy systems for urban and community partners, today announced a partnership to bring more than 645 kW of solar energy to five affordable housing facilities across Southern California.
Half of the NFF output carries four brand names: Prewitts, Country Fitness Foods, Sunwheel and Dunkers.
As part of its continued involvement in providing solar solutions to affordable housing communities across the Bay Area, Real Goods Solar announced today that it will be taking part in a ribbon cutting ceremony with Sunwheel Energy Partners and Solar Richmond to celebrate the recent completion of a 417 kW solar electric system at Richmond Village.