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Bala may refer to:

Places

India

  • Bala, India, a village in Allahabad, India
  • Bala, Ahor, a village in the Jalore district of Rajasthan

Romania

  • Bala, Mehedinți, a commune in Mehedinţi County
  • Băla (Hungarian: Bala), a commune in Mureş County

United States

United Kingdom

  • Bala, Gwynedd, Wales
    • Bala Lake, the largest natural lake in Wales
    • Bala Series of geologic beds in Bala, Wales

Elsewhere

  • Bala, Ontario, a town in Canada
    • Bala Aerodrome, located adjacent to Bala, Ontario, Canada
  • Bala, Nepal, a Village Development Committee in Sankhuwasabha District in northeastern Nepal
  • Bal'a, Palestine, a town near Tulkarm in the West Bank
  • Bala, Russia, a rural locality (a selo) in the Sakha Republic, Russia
  • Bala, Senegal, a town in Tambacounda Region
  • Balâ, Ankara, a town and district of Ankara Province in Turkey

People

  • Bala (name)

Religion

  • The Five Strengths, aka bala, the spiritual powers possessed by a Buddha or bodhisattva
  • Bala Tripurasundari, Hindu female goddess, represented as a small child
  • Bala Ganapati, an aspect of the Hindu god Ganesha

Films

  • Bala (1976 film), a documentary by Satyajit Ray about the Bharatanatyam dancer Balasaraswati
  • Bala (2002 film), an Indian Tamil film starring Shaam and Meera Jasmine
  • Bala (2019 film), an Indian Hindi film starring Ayushmann Khurana, Bhumi Pednekar and Yami Gautam

Other

  • Bala (band), a Galician stoner rock/grunge band
  • Bala, a comic book character from the Devi comic book by Virgin Comics
  • Bala language, Bantu language of the Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Bala shark (Balantiocheilos melanopterus), a semi-aggressive minnow from Southeast Asia, somewhat common as an aquarium fish
  • Bala taxation, a system used in the Ur III dynasty of Mesopotamia
  • Bala, a common name for the flowering plant Country Mallow (Sida cordifolia), especially when used in Ayurvedic medicine

See also

  • In Spanish: Bala
  • Balla (disambiguation)
  • Bala station (disambiguation), stations of the name
  • Bala Hissar (disambiguation), places of the name
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