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" Hindoos from every province where the Brahminical faith was known. Hundreds of devotees came thither every month to die ; for it was believed that a peculiarly happy fate awaited the man who should pass from the sacred city into the sacred river. "
The countries of the world - Page 184
by Robert Brown - 1876
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Warren Hastings

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1893 - 235 pages
...Hindoos from every province where the Brahminical faith was known. Hundreds of devotees came thither every month to die : for it was believed that a peculiarly...Commerce had as many pilgrims as religion. All along the shores of 30 the venerable stream lay great fleets of vessels laden with rich merchandise. From the...
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Essays and Lays of Ancient Rome

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1895 - 923 pages
...Hindoos from every province where the Brahminical faith was known. Hundreds of devotees came thither or a representative shores of the venerable stream lay great fleets of vessels laden with rich merchandise. From the looms...
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The Works of Lord Macaulay Complete: Critical and historical essays

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1897
...Hindoos from every province where the Brahminical faith was known. Hundreds of devotees came thither every month to die : for it was believed that a peculiarly...Commerce had as many pilgrims as religion. All along the shores of the venerable stream lay great fleets of vessels laden with rich merchandise. From the looms...
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The World and Its People, Book 6

Larkin Dunton - 1897
...footsteps of an innumerable multitude of worshipers. " The schools and temples drew crowds of pious Hindus from every province where the Brahminical faith was...from the sacred city into the sacred river. " Nor was this superstition the only motive which allured strangers to that great metropolis. Commerce had as...
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Life in Asia

Mary Cate Smith - 1897 - 328 pages
...footsteps of an innumerable multitude of worshipers. "The schools and temples drew crowds of pious Hindus from every province where the Brahminical faith was...should pass from the sacred city into the sacred river. balls of St. James's and of Versailles ; and in the bazaars the muslins of Bengal and the sabers of...
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The Works of Lord Macaulay, Volume 9

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1898
...Hindoos from every province where the Brahminical faith was known. Hundreds of devotees came thither every month to die : for it was believed that a peculiarly...Commerce had as many pilgrims as religion. All along the shores of the venerable stream lay great fleets of vessels laden with rich merchandise. From the looms...
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Life in Asia

Mary Cate Smith - 1898 - 328 pages
...footsteps of an innumerable multitude of worshipers. " The schools and temples drew crowds of pious Hindus from every province where the Brahminical faith was...from the sacred city into the sacred river. " Nor was this superstition the only motive which .allured strangers to that great metropolis. Commerce had as...
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Warren Hastings

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1899 - 191 pages
...Hindoos from every province where the Brahminical faith was known. Hundreds of devotees came thither every month to die : for it was believed that a peculiarly...should pass from the sacred city into the sacred river.YNor was superstition the only motive which allured strangers to that great metropolis. Commerce...
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Macaulay's Essay on Warren Hastings

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1900 - 227 pages
...Hindoos from every province where the Brahmiuical faith was known. 5 Hundreds of devotees came thither every month to die: for it was believed that a peculiarly...only motive which allured strangers to that great metrop- 10 olis. Commerce had as many pilgrims as religion. All along the shores of the venerable stream...
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Macaulay's Essay on Warren Hastings

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1900 - 227 pages
...Hindoos from every province where the Brahminical faith was known. 5 Hundreds of devotees caine thither every month to die : for it was believed that a peculiarly...should pass from the sacred city into the sacred river. HSTor was superstition the only motive which allured strangers to that great metrop- 10 olis. ) Commerce...
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