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    Vashti is a stern, stubborn, complex woman with great gifts of healing. Jane Withers played a character named Vashti Snythe in the 1956 James Dean - Elizabeth Taylor - Rock Hudson epic film Giant.

    • In the Midrash

      According to the Midrash, Vashti was the great-granddaughter...

    • As a feminist icon

      Vashti's refusal to obey the summons of her drunken husband...

  2. Vashti is a 1879 oil on canvas painting by the English painter Edwin Long depicting a character in the book of Esther in the Hebrew Bible. Long was greatly influenced by the paintings of Velasquez and other Spanish masters, and his earlier pictures. It was housed in the Museum and Gallery at Bob Jones University. Description

    • 380 cm × 470 cm (150 in × 190 in)
    • Edwin Long
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    Zoroastrianism. Vashti ( Ebreu: וַשְׁתִּי ‬, Vashti, Koine Greek: Αστιν Astin) wis Queen o Persie an the first wife o Persie King Ahasuerus in the Beuk o Esther, a beuk included in the Tanakh ( Ebreu Bible) an read on the Jewish holiday o Purim . This releegion -relatit airticle is a stub. Ye can help Wikipaedia bi expandin it.

    • till c. 479 BC
    • Amestris
  5. Vashti Cunningham (born January 18, 1998) is an American track and field athlete specializing in the high jump. She is the daughter of retired National Football League (NFL) quarterback Randall Cunningham, niece of retired NFL fullback Sam Cunningham, and the younger sister of Randall Cunningham II.

    • 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
    • 123 lb (56 kg)
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    Jennifer Vashti Bunyan is an English singer-songwriter. She released her debut album, Just Another Diamond Day, in 1970. The album sold very few copies and Bunyan, discouraged, abandoned her musical career. By 2000, her album had acquired a cult following; it was re-released and Bunyan recorded more songs, initiating the second phase of her musical...

    Bunyan was born in Newcastle upon Tyne in 1945 to John Bunyan and Helen Webber, the youngest of three children. She was told that she was named after a boat that belonged to her father, a name that was also a nickname for her mother inspired by queen Vashti. The family moved to London when she was six months old. Although she has been said to be de...

    At age 18, Bunyan travelled to New York and discovered the music of Bob Dylan through his The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan album and decided to become a full-time musician. Returning to London, she was introduced to The Rolling Stones' manager Andrew Loog Oldham by an agent. In June 19

    In 2000, Just Another Diamond Day was re-released on CD, assuring Bunyan's influence over a new generation of folk artists such as Devendra Banhart and Joanna Newsom. In 2001, Banhart wrote to her asking for her advice, beginning her connection with many of the contemporary perfo

    In 2008, Bunyan has been labelled "the Godmother of Freak Folk" for her role in inspiring the "new generation of folk experimentalists including Devendra Banhart and Adem". Her music has also been categorized as folk, psychedelic folk, or new folk. Despite these classifications, she has stated multiple times she is not a folk singer: " I find it qu...

  6. Vashti Harrison (born 1988) is an American writer, illustrator and filmmaker based in Brooklyn, New York. She was born in Virginia and her films and other artworks are rooted in Caribbean heritage and folklore. Contents 1 Early life 2 Career 2.1 Films 2.2 Illustration and books 2.2.1 Little Leaders series 3 References 4 External links Early life

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