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The city of Benares, which had a king, was about a hundred miles away.The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind|Herbert George Wells
Benares struck him as a peculiarly filthy city, though it was pleasant to find how his cloth was respected.Kim|Rudyard Kipling
He is a Hindu devotee, and at the time of our visit he was making a pilgrimage to Benares, the sacred city.A Tour of the Missions|Augustus Hopkins Strong
The quiet of Benares during this period was remarkable—I might almost say preternatural.Life and Work in Benares and Kumaon, 1839-1877|James Kennedy
Leaving Calcutta, we sought the ancient city of Benares, which bears the distinction of being the center of Hinduism.The Old World and Its Ways|William Jennings Bryan