Kora

Kora may refer to

Places
  • Kora, Burkina Faso
  • Kora, Ethiopia
  • Kora-Foulbé, village in Bam province, Burkina Faso
  • Kora Jahanabad, town in Uttar Pradesh, India
  • Kora, Katihar, Bihar, India
  • Kora, Mali
  • Kora National Park, Coast Province, Kenya
  • ra, Shiga, Japan
  • Kora Velly or Qaravəlli, name of several places in Azerbaijan and Iran
  • Korha (Vidhan Sabha constituency), town in Katihar, Bihar, India
Buildings and ships
  • Chorten Kora, a stupa in East Bhutan
  • INS Kora (P61), a ship in the Indian Navy
  • Kōra Taisha, a Shinto shrine in Fukuoka prefecture, Japan
  • Kora Temple, a Masonic building in Lewiston, Maine
Languages and ethnic groups
  • Ampari kora, or Ampari Dogon, a language spoken in Mali
  • Kora people, also Cora or Aka-Kora, an indigenous tribe of the Andaman Islands, India
    • Kora or Aka-Kora language, formerly spoken in the Andaman Islands
  • !Kora or Korana language, spoken in South Africa
People
  • Bil Aka Kora (born 1971), musician from Burkina Faso
  • Kengo Kora (born 1987), a Japanese actor
  • Kora Karvouni (born 1980), Greek actress
  • Olga Jackowska (born 1951), Polish singer and songwriter known as "Kora"
Other
  • Khora or Khôra, a Greek philosophical term
  • Kora (instrument), a stringed musical instrument of West African origin
  • Kora Awards, music awards for African music
  • Kora (band), a New Zealand reggae band
    • Kora (album), Kora album released in 2007
  • Kora class corvette, a type of ship used by the Indian Navy
  • KORA-FM, a radio station in Bryan, Texas
  • Kora Kora or coracora, a traditional canoe from the Moluccas, Indonesia
  • Kora (pilgrimage), a type of pilgrimage in the Buddhist tradition
  • Koras or Kurash or Köräş, a wrestling sport of Central Asia
  • Kora (sword), a type of sword from Nepal and India


Other articles related to "kora":

Papa Susso - Performing Career
... career in order to resume his traditional role, becoming the chief kora player of The Gambia National Cultural Troupe under the Ministry of Education and Culture ... of California, Santa Barbara, He appears alone with his kora or with his ensemble that includes singer/dancer Tapa Demba, balafonist Bala Kouyate and his son, Alhassan Susso, on second kora ...
Lamin Saho
... Lamin Saho is a kora player, vocalist and the leader of the band Roots and Culture ... There are a lot of kora players in The Gambia, but Lamin is very talented and he has the intention to keep the traditional kora music alive, but he has given it a personal touch ...
Aka-Kora Language
... The Kora (Cora) language, Aka-Kora, is an extinct Great Andamanese language, of the Northern group ...
Maccabi Haifa B.C. - Maccabi Haifa in European Competitions
... Cup First qualifying round 1985/86 FIBA Saporta Cup First round 1987/88 FIBA Korać Cup Second qualifying round 1992/93 FIBA Korać Cup First round 1999/00 FIBA Korać Cup Second round 2010/11 ...
Chorten Kora Festivals
... There is an annual Dakpa Kora (circumambulation of the Chorten by the Dakpas) festival held on the 15th of the first lunar month, and a Drukpa Kora (circumambulation of the Chorten by the ... A popular Bhutanese (Dzongkha language) film "Chorten Kora" is based on this legend ...