Barashi

Barashi

 

(from Arabic, farrash, “craftsman who makes beds”), craftsmen in ancient Rus’ who made tents for princes.

The barashi are mentioned in 14th- and 15th-century ecclesiastical and princely contractual deeds. In the 17th and early 18th centuries the barashi were court craftsmen; they lived in Moscow in a settlement beyond the Pokrovskii gates (the Barashevskaia settlement).

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Solar energy is now being used to light up more than 20kms of a major stretch of the city's suburbs such as Al Saja'a and Al Barashi that were hitherto obscured in darkness.
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When the project proved its efficiency in terms of energy saving, low cost and strong lights, Sewa decided to implement the project in Al Barashi area where 120 solar lights will be installed in the first phase.
Saadi Barashi, 44, was stopped as he transferred illicit tobacco from a vehicle into Albaraka Market, in Victoria Street, Hill-fields, last year.
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The partners in the fund are: Yuval Cohen (founding and managing partner), Eli Blatt, Shmoulik Barashi, Marc Lesnick, Yochai Hacohen and Yoav Hineman.
The murder had been reported four months earlier in the Al Barashi area.
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Eye-witness Yakir Barashi, 14, said: "People were flying in the air, there was blood everywhere.
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