The *dispenser of state honours, guarded by his officers of state decked in all the insignia of their full dress, himself captivating by the splendour of his royal equipment, surrounded by a throng of dancing and singing women rivalling in beauty the...
The Mahávan̥sa, Part II.: Containing Chapters XXXIX. to C - Page 113
by Dhammakitti - 1909 - 518 pages
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