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    Unhappy hai

    what is the meaning of the Sand of times ?

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    Re: hai

    Quote Originally Posted by v.sathiya2000 View Post
    what is the meaning of the Sand of times ?
    "The sands of time are running out" is an expression which refers to the hourglass, an apparatus for measuring time, consisting of two interconnected glass containers, one above the other, sand in the upper container would trickle down into the lower and the time that that took was approximately one hour.


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