Sentence Examples


  • There are many fine pagodas and monastic buildings in the town.
  • The pagodas at Chidambaram are the oldest in the south of India, and portions of them are gems of art.
  • Buddhists, Hindus, Mussulmans, Parsees, Armenians and Jews all own lands and pagodas, temples, mosques, churches and synagogues.
  • The bestowal of alms, offerings of rice to priests, the founding of a monastery, erection of pagodas, with which the country is crowded, the building of a bridge or rest-house for the convenience of travellers are all works of religious merit, prompted, not by love of one's fellowcreatures, but simply and solely for one's own future advantage.
  • It is a large town with wide and airy streets, and is adorned with pagodas, gateways and other buildings of considerable pretension.