The Sivas Normal School reports that the work of the past summer was very hard.
Sivas rugs are in most cases small, measuring about eight by four feet; but lately larger and more attractive rugs are being made.
The walls of Smyrna were undermined in the same way as those of Sivas.
But the "sitting" Sivas are essentially dances of the arms; and never were seen such arms as in Samoa.
In 1100 he was captured by Danishmend of Sivas, and he languished in prison till 1103.
At Sivas plans were made to establish an electric-light plant.
Sivas rugs are always woven of wool, and almost every hamlet carries on the industry of weaving in the homes.
A most remarkable portent in this direction is the Pan-Islamic conference held at Sivas early in 1921.
It is connected with Sivas by a chausse, prolonged to the Euphrates.
They could grasp the unity of Sivas threefold functions much better and accepted him as Mahadeva at the head of the Trimoorti.
also Shiva, one of the three supreme gods of Hinduism, lord of destruction and reproduction, 1788, from Hindi Shiva, from Sanskrit Sivah, literally "propitious, gracious," from PIE *ki-wo-, from root *kei- "beloved, dear" (connected with Latin civis "citizen," literally "member of a household"), also "to lie, couch" (cf. cemetery). But by some this is said to be a euphemism. Related: Sivaism; Sivaistic.