The buildings and grounds of such an institution, typically attached to a mosque.
An institution for the study of Islamic theology and religious law.
Origin of madrasa
Arabic schoolfromdarasato studydrš in Semitic roots
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Madrasa Sentence Examples
The enlightened mind of Warren Hastings did indeed anticipate his age by founding the Calcutta madrasa for Mahom medan teaching, and by affording steady patronage alike to Hindu pundits and European students.
The madrasa libraries, some of which were very rich, have been scattered and lost, or confiscated by the emirs, or have perished in conflagrations.
Of the Calcutta colleges, that of Sanskrit was founded in 1824, when Lord Amherst was governor-general, the medical college by Lord William Bentinck in 1835, the Hooghly madrasa by a wealthy native gentleman in 1836.
Nothing but the arched entrance remains of the Madrasa, which is traditionally not very old.