Table and sideboard shone with massive silver cups won at race-meetings and shows by the horses of the Cooch Behar stable.
At the time of this visit the Maharajah was the only member of the family in Cooch Behar.
A dark spot seen indistinctly through the hot-weather haze marked where the little city of Cooch Behar lay.
The following day started and reached Cooch Behar territory, after crossing a considerable but fordable stream.
In 1772 they carried off the Maharajah of Cooch Behar as a prisoner.
The contrast between the desolate territories of Bootan, and the sheet of cultivation presented by Cooch Behar was striking.
Around us the restful though tame scenery of the little Cooch Behar State.
The long arcaded front of the Palace of Cooch Behar gleamed in the glow of torches held by hundreds of white-clad natives.
Cooch Behar could boast a fine college, a good civil hospital and quite a comfortable prison.
Such a thing seemed impossible; for a rhino had not been seen in Cooch Behar State for many years.