Sentence Examples


  • There is evidence that about three centuries ago elephants wandered in the forests of Malwa and Nimar, while they survived to a later date in the Chanda district of the Central Provinces.
  • Though the family lost most of its possessions during the Mahratta invasion in the 14th century, it never became tributary to any Malwa chief.
  • Under Akbar it became the capital of Malwa, and during the last half of the 18th century it was the headquarters of Sindhia.
  • It is now a centre of the trade in Malwa opium, with a wealthy colony of Bohra merchants.
  • DEWAS, two native states of India, in the Malwa Political Charge of Central India, founded in the first half of the 18th century by two brothers, Punwar Mahrattas, who came into Malwa with the peshwa, Baji Rao, in 1728.

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