Sentence Examples


  • Havell, Benares (1906); M.
  • Benares enjoys the first reputation for work in brass and copper.
  • The chief manufactures are silk brocades, gold and silver thread, gold filigree work, German-silver work, embossed brass vessels and lacquered toys; but the brasswork for which Benares used to be famous has greatly degenerated.
  • Baranasi, the modern Benares, had in the time of Megasthenes a circuit of 25 m.
  • 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.