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Kashi

[kah-shee, kash-ee] /ˈkɑˈʃi, ˈkæʃ i/
noun, Pinyin.
1.
a city in W Xinjiang Uygur, in extreme W China.
Also called Kashgar
[kash-gahr, kahsh-] /ˈkæʃ gɑr, ˈkɑʃ-/ (Show IPA)
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Formerly Shufu.
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  • I felt certain that the coming child would bear these resemblances to Kashi.

    Autobiography of a YOGI Paramhansa Yogananda
  • I directed him to a Himalayan master who, to this day, guides the reborn Kashi.

    Autobiography of a YOGI Paramhansa Yogananda
  • Kashi Moni led the way to a very small room where, for a time, she had lived with her husband.

    Autobiography of a YOGI Paramhansa Yogananda
  • The king said, "Kashi Mishra's house is just that sort of place, close to Jagannath and yet very retired."

    Chaitanya's Life And Teachings Krishna das Kaviraja
  • Also this my stick is the Kotwal of Kashi, and he keeps tally of my pilgrims.

    The Bridge-Builders Rudyard Kipling
  • Kashi Mishra with great honour seated the Master and His party in a good position.

    Chaitanya's Life And Teachings Krishna das Kaviraja
  • Srvabhauma and Kashi Mishra were amazed at the grace shown to the king.

    Chaitanya's Life And Teachings Krishna das Kaviraja
  • The Mishra added, "Master, during your stay at Kashi do not consent to dine anywhere except in my house."

    Chaitanya's Life And Teachings Krishna das Kaviraja
British Dictionary definitions for Kashi

Kashi

/ˈkɑːˈʃiː/
noun
1.
an oasis city in W China, in W Xinjiang. Pop: 318 000 (2005 est)
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noun

See okashi

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