Sentence Examples


  • BRAHMAPUTRA, a great river of India, with a total length of 1800 m.
  • Long.) the course of the Brahmaputra has been traced by native surveyors.
  • The extension of their power westward down the valley of the Brahmaputra was very gradual, and its success was by no means uniform.
  • The great rivers of northern India - the Ganges, the Brahmaputra and the Indus - all derive their waters from the Tibetan mountain mass; and it is a remarkable circumstance that the northern water-parting of India should lie to the north of the Himalaya in the regions of central Tibet.
  • The mission of Sir Francis Younghusband to Lhasa in 1904 resulted in an extension of the Indian system of triangulation which finally determined the geographical position of that city, and in a most valuable reconnaissance of the valleys of the Upper Brahmaputra and Indus by Captains C. H.