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(religion, spiritualism, and occult)

Gratia, asteroid 424 (the 424th asteroid to be discovered, on December 31, 1896), is approximately 44 kilometers in diameter and has an orbital period of 4.6 years. It was named after the three Graces of Greek mythology. Like its mythological namesake, the asteroid confers “grace” upon natives in whose natal chart it is prominent. The house and sign position of Gratia indicate where and how one expresses gracefulness.


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References in classic literature ?
"Surgebat Macnevisius Et mox jactabat ultro, Pugnabo tua gratia Feroci hoc Mactwoltro." - Etonian.
Iranian government will provide ex gratia payment and bank advances to flood-hit provinces.
Cincinnati, OH, February 05, 2019 --( AmeriConcept Consulting, LLC, a well-established CPA firm (licensed in KY and ND) and provider of SAP Consulting services, and Gratia, Inc., a premier, West Chester based IT Data Security and Compliance services provider, announced today that they have established a strategic partnership for joint services delivery between the organizations.
Summary: Chief Minister Kejriwal announces Rs500,000 ex gratia to the next of the kin of the deceased
In collaboration with Sola Gratia Productions (Heavyweight) and director Antonio Chavez Trejo (Bloody Luck), the series stars action actors Yang Li, Bruce Ng Kang Wei, Natasha Choi, and Daeun Lee.
PARACHINAR -- Protesting tribal elders of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) have rejected the ex gratia amounts of Rs 1 million announced by the premier on Thursday to be given to each bereaved family of the 72 Parachinar twin attacks victims.
Singh said ` 10,000 ex- gratia has been released as an immediate relied to the relatives of the deceased and ` 5,000 has been sanctioned for the injured.
CONCERNS have been raised after it emerged that the former Deputy Older People's Commissioner for Wales was given a PS27,000 ex gratia payment on top of a PS26,000 redundancy payoff when she left the post last year.
THE Examiner's Leader column advocates an ex gratia payment as a possible solution to the plight of the innocent elderly lady injured in the course of a police arrest.
And three of thesea[euro]"Sola Gratia, Cagpangi and Green Fallsa[euro]"are now attracting tourists who seek out the beauty of water in motion.
by HE-rriyet Daily News The reason for the deadlock in compensation talks between Turkey and Israel is the latter's insistency in redressing the damages of the Mavi Marmara victims as an ex gratia payment and not as a result of its wrongful act, a senior Turkish government official has said.
Summary: The survivors of the US Navy shooting case off Jebel Ali Port last month are demanding a higher payment after the US government offered ex gratia solatium, even as investigations continue.