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    Retired Nepali Gorkha who subdued 40 train robbers

    This could be described as a bad man...

    Gorkha soldiers have long been known the world over for their valor and these khukuri-wielding warriors winning the British many a battle have become folklore.

    A retired Indian Gorkha soldier recently revisited those glory days when he thwarted 40 robbers, killing three of them and injuring eight others...


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    MYREPUBLICA.com - News in Nepal: Fast, Full & Factual


    He would be a welcome guest at my house any time...
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    “Fighting the enemy in battle is my duty as a soldier; taking on the dacoits in the train was my duty as a human being,” said the Indian army nayak
    Well said sir.
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    Incredible. That guy is the epitome of badass.
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    I bet some of the injured robbers are missing limbs. I dig their blades.

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    It's Gurkha.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Trojan 42 View Post
    It's Gurkha.
    It's translating a foreign language into English... Both ways show up.

    Gurka is the more common one, though!
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    That is a BAADD man right there. Kudos!
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    It's bloody गोर्खा

    But it appears that Gurkha, Gorkha and Ghurka are all English translations of the same word.

    Anyhow were well done that man, wonder if he chopped anyones ears off or if that was just a story to scare Argentine soldiers

    Found this quote from a Field Marshal Sam Mankenshaw "If a man says he is not afraid of dying, he is either lying or is a Gurkha."
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