Other articles related to "held":
... Assembly were elected in the general election held on March 12, 2001 and, with the exception of the three MLAs listed below, held their seats until dissolution of the legislature on October ... On November 22, 2004, the 26th Alberta general election was held to elect the next legislature ...
... of the XVI Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event which was held in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, in 1956, apart from the equestrian events, which were held five months earlier in ... Equestrian could not be held in Australia due to quarantine regulations ... This was the second Olympics not to be held entirely in one country, the first being the 1920 Summer Olympics ...
... During the summer in Japan, fireworks festivals (花火大会, hanabi taikai?) are held nearly every day someplace in the country, in total numbering more ... as Yakisoba, Okonomiyaki, Takoyaki, kakigori (shaved ice), and traditionally held festival games, such as Kingyo-sukui, or Goldfish scooping ... The first fireworks festival in Japan was held in 1733 ...
... of fireworks were also known to be held ... In 1110, a large fireworks display in a martial demonstration was held to entertain Emperor Huizong of Song (r ... Gong Sheng and startled her during a feast held in her honor by her son Emperor Lizong of Song (r ...
... year, Jehovah's Witnesses hold a "Special Assembly Day" and a two-day "Circuit Assembly", held in each circuit worldwide ... These are held either in Assembly Halls owned by Jehovah's Witnesses, or in rented facilities, such as public auditoriums ... Every few years, "International Conventions" are held in selected cities, usually lasting four days (Thursday to Sunday), with visiting delegates from other countries ...
Famous quotes containing the word held:
“You held my hand
and were instant to explain
the three rings of danger.”
—Anne Sexton (19281974)
“So that this beautiful realm of hers was held in her mind extended, or lengthened: it had been finite, bounded, known utterly and in every detail, self-enclosed ... but now it lapped and rippled out and upwards beyond there into hinterlands that were like unknown possibilities in her own mind.”
—Doris Lessing (b. 1919)
“Lacustrine man had never been assailed
By such long-rolling opulent cataracts,
Unless Racine or Bossuet held the like.”
—Wallace Stevens (18791955)