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  • Skull cup — The use of a defeated enemy s skull as a drinking cup is reported by numerous authors through history among various peoples, especially nomads roaming the steppes of Eurasia. Known as the Kapala, the cup is part of Buddhist and Hindu tantric… …   Wikipedia

  • Skull (symbolism) — Skull symbolism is the attachment of symbolic meaning to the human skull. The most common symbolic use of the skull is as a representation of death and mortality, but such a reading varies with changing cultural contexts.Humans can often… …   Wikipedia

  • Skull Cave — The Skull Cave is the hideout of The Phantom. The Skull Cave is hidden behind a large waterfall in the Deep Woods of Bangalla. To find the cave, one must go through the waterfall. Numerous members of the deadly Bandar tribe, the Phantom s close… …   Wikipedia

  • cup — [[t]kʌ̱p[/t]] ♦ cups, cupping, cupped 1) N COUNT A cup is a small round container that you drink from. Cups usually have handles and are made from china or plastic. ...cups and saucers. N COUNT: usu N of n A cup of something is the amount of… …   English dictionary

  • 1992 NASCAR Winston Cup Series — The 1992 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Season began on February 9 and ended on November 15. Alan Kulwicki of AK Racing won the championship. Busch Clash The Busch Clash, an invitational event for all Busch Pole winners of the previous season, was… …   Wikipedia

  • Return to Spider-Skull Island — Infobox Television episode Title=Return to Spider Skull Island Series=The Venture Bros. Season=1 Episode=13 Airdate=30 October 2004 Writer= Jackson Publick Doc Hammer Director= Jackson Publick Caption = There is anotherrr Venturrrre. Production …   Wikipedia

  • Ball in a cup — Infobox Game title = Ball in a cup subtitle = Balero image link = image caption = Typical ball in a cup toy players = 1 ages = 3+ setup time = None playing time = About 30 seconds to a few minutes per round random chance = Low skills = Hand eye… …   Wikipedia

  • kapāla — ▪ skull cup (Sanskrit: “skull”), Tibetan  thod pa        cup made of a human skull, frequently offered by worshipers to the fierce Tantric deities of Hindu India and Buddhist Tibet. In Tibet the skull cup is displayed on the Buddhist altar and is …   Universalium

  • Hevajra — (Tibetan: kye i rdo rje / kye rdo rje ) is one of the main yidams in Tantric, or Vajrayana Buddhism. Hevajra s consort is Nairātmyā (Tibetan: bdag med ma).History of the Hevajra TantraThe Hevajra Tantra in IndiaThe Hevajra Tantra, a yoginītantra… …   Wikipedia

  • Kapala — A kapala (Sanskrit: “skull”) or skullcup is a cup made from a human skull used as a ritual implement (bowl) in both Hindu Tantra and Buddhist Tantra (Vajrayana). Especially in Tibet, they were often carved or elaborately mounted with precious… …   Wikipedia

  • ceremonial object — ▪ religion Introduction  any object used in a ritual or a religious ceremony.       Throughout the history of religions and cultures, objects used in cults, rituals, and sacred ceremonies have almost always been of both utilitarian and symbolic… …   Universalium