Sentence Examples


  • Chait Sing, raja of Benares, the greatest of the vassal chiefs who had grown rich under the protection of the British rule, lay under the suspicion of disloyalty.
  • When he reached Benares and presented his demands, the raja rose in insurrection, and the governor-general barely escaped with his life.
  • BENARES, the Holy City of the Hindus, which gives its name to a district and division in the United Provinces of India.
  • Hsiian Tsang, the celebrated Chinese pilgrim, visited Benares in the 7th century A.D.
  • But in spite of its fine appearance from the river, the architecture of Benares is not distinguished, nor are its buildings of high antiquity.

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