It is bordered for a full mile by a grand succession of palaces and temples, of bathing ghats and of burning ghats.
"A Tour of the Missions" by Augustus Hopkins Strong
Crew at Ghat where repairing Dec. 13th.
"With The Night Mail" by Rudyard Kipling
Lone on the ghat they leave me, lone, With but the River's flow.
"Many Gods" by Cale Young Rice
His original efforts, in pushing across the Sahara from Ghademes and Ghat, had been no more than desert maneuvers.
"Border, Breed Nor Birth" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
This gap, which completely intersects the Ghats, is about 20 m. wide.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 6" by Various
Was I not among those who shot the fools of Feringhis at the ghat?
"Barclay of the Guides" by Herbert Strang
Every two miles are built ghats, or broad flights of steps down to river, some of these being eighty feet high.
"Reminiscences" by Hans Mattson
The Ghats or sacred steps leading down to the waters of the Hoogly are in the same vicinity.
"My Trip Around the World" by Eleonora Hunt
He ran the whole length of the wharves from Prinsep's Ghat to Metiaburuj.
"Stories from Tagore" by Rabindranath Tagore
The country is partly flat and partly mountainous, where intersected by the Eastern Ghats.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 2" by Various
On the steps above the ghats was a row of thatch umbrellas, and sitting on a reed mat beneath each was a Brahmin priest.
"The Moghul" by Thomas Hoover
When she reached Calcutta, a young captain met her at Chandpal Ghat.
"Caravans By Night" by Harry Hervey
Lelha's brothers as they sailed along came to a certain ghat at which a raja was bathing.
"Santal Folk Tales" by A. Campbell
But let no one come to thine aid, lest there be nothing of thee left to take to the burning ghat.
"The Taming of the Jungle" by Dr. C. W. Doyle
In Bengal the temples are commonly erected in a range of six, eight, or twelve, on each side of a Ghat, leading to the river.
"Phallic Miscellanies" by Hargrave Jennings
Another gate, the Raj Ghat, opened toward the river between the palace and Darya Gunj.
"The Red Year" by Louis Tracy
At last it stopped at a bathing-place, which the Rakshasi maid-servant concluded was the bathing ghat of Keshavati.
"Folk-Tales of Bengal" by Lal Behari Day
A range of the Eastern Ghats runs from N.E.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 6" by Various
When a Golar dies a plate of cooked rice is laid on his body and then carried to the burning-ghat.
"The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India" by R. V. Russell
A few hours after death a body is brought to a burning ghat, men being covered with a white sheet and women with a red cloth.
"Seven Legs Across the Seas" by Samuel Murray