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Horses at Onore; infamous conduct of Tippoo's officers concerning them, iv. 170;
Hospitality to travellers in Guzerat, ii. 415. Modern oriental hospitality, iii. 188—
Hossatnlee, battle of, in Guzerat, ii. 72.
Hottentots at the Cape of Good Hope, ii. 178; general character of those in the in-
lamentations of his family, ii. 238.
addresses to his horse, Zual-Jinnah, ii. 238, 9-
Hiima, bird of happy omen in Asia, iv. 191.
chief ornament of Tippoo Sultan's throne, iv. 191.
Humaioon, emperor of Delhi, iii. 146.
Human sacrifice, extraordinary one at Neriad, ii. 93.
Humiliation, degrading obeisance required by the Greek and Roman emperors, iii.
Humming birds, in South America, their great beauty and variety, i. 7-
Hummums in India, their great refreshment and use, i. 83. Those at Surat de-
Hunting; magnificence of the ancient ro}'al hunts in India, ii. 488; description of a
Hurra Punt, an infamous traitor among the English allies, ii. 97; his deserved fate, 99.
Husserat; household troops at Poonah, ii 47.
Hyder Ally Khan, his letter to colonel Wood, iii. 287.
his character, compared with that of his son Tippoo Sultaun, iv.
187; his birth, rise, and progress in life, 188.
city, iii. 392.
Ice used in India, ii. 227.
... abundance prepared for Alexander the Great, ii. 227.
Ichneumon, Mongouse of Malabar, i. 358. Its instinctive remedy for the bite of a
serpent, ii. 248
Infanticide in Guzerat, iii. 422; abolished by governor Duncan, ibid.
Indus, one of the sacred rivers of India, i. 376.
Iron ore, smelting houses, and iron forges in Malabar, i. 366.
particular account of those in the Gwalier district, iv. 27.
Ispahan, particulars of a Persian funeral, iii. 380.
Jaggernaut, account of the Hindoo temples, idols, priests, worship, and death of the
pilgrims at that place, iii. 7, 8, &c.
Jaina, extraordinary tribe of brahmins, ii. 312; their cruelty to other brahmins, ibid.
beauty of the lake, 63.
Jarode, Sindia's encampment there, iii. 475.
Jattara, Hindoo festival on the Nerbudda, ii. 114, 236.
Java pigeon, columba coronata, ii. 185.
Jeajee Appa,agreat Mahratta chieftain, iii. 350; assassinated in his durbar tent, iii. 352.
Jeiram Bopput, police officer at Poonah, i. 214.
Jellinghy river, iv. 99.
Jercoon, fortress in Malwa, iv. 20.
Jereeb, measurement in India, iv. 60.-
Jesswant Nugger, iv. 76.
Jesswant Sihng, Hindoo rajah, his beautiful letter to Aurungzebe, iii. 20.
Jews, at Cochin, colony there from whence emigrated, i. 328. Extraordinary history,
.... excellent reasons for their conversion to Christianity, iv. 299. Equally applica-
Jiggerkhars, Liver-eaters in India, ii. 521.
Johilla, romantic source of that river, ii. 308.
Johnson, Dr. his opinion in favour of converting the heathen, iv. 298.
Jones, Sir William, his illustrious character, ii. 213; his comparison between Asia
Journey in India; numerous attendants necessary to comfort, i. 204. Reflections on
Juarree, valuable grain in India, ii. 406.
Jugglers, their extraordinary feats in India, ii. 476. Proofs of their swallowing a
sword, ii. 515.
Jumma-bunda, assessment and settlement of the landed revenue in Guzerat, ii. 419,
Jumna, appearance of that river at Delhi, iv. 67; its junction with the Ganges, 85.
Kaaba, temples at Mecca, iii. 135.
Kairah, a fortified town in Guzerat, ii. 77- Further account of it, iii. 96.
Kama-deva, Camdeo, the Hindoo god of love, ii. 510; his attributes and attendants,
510; hymn to that deity 511.
Khan Khannah, lord of lords, iv. 66 ; his prodigality and proverbial extravagance, 67 •
Kimcutodra Chowkey, a celebrated Serai, ii. 214.
Koor, explanation of that singular custom, ii. 392.
Koran, the sacred scripture of the Mahomedans, i. 92.
Kuchinder, in Malwa, iv. 16.
Kurkul pagoda, near Mangulore, i. 311.
Kusroe, tomb of, iv. 84.
Lacedemonians, in many respects like Hindoos, i. 285.
Lady, prophet's description of an oriental beauty, iii. 419.
Land and sea breezes, accounted for on the coast of Malabar, 1. 308.
Landed property in India, division, ii. 432. Subject discussed, 438; deeds of sale,
Laodicea, rebuke to that lukewarm church, iii. 33.
Lingam, great object of Hindoo superstition, iii. 70; stones of that shape found in
the Nerbudda, formed by the water, iii. 340
iii. 90; interesting particulars of the hunt, iii. 91.
Locusts, their devastations in India, ii. 273. Account of a flight at Baroche, 273;
Lodge, in cucumber fields and melon grounds, illustrates a passage in Isaiah, ii. 450.
Longevity in India, among the Hindoos, neither common nor desirable, i. 219;
Lotophagi of the ancients, compared with the modern Hindoos, iii. 275.
Lotos, beauty of the flower in the Indian lakes, iii. 275; its great variety, 275; fur-
Lullabhy, his power in curing the bite of serpents, iii. 248; process described, 249;
Lullabhy's well, significant inscription over the spring, iii. 250.
Lustral ceremonies at Chandode, iii. 6.
Lutoph Ally Beg, general in Tippoo Sultaun's army, iv. 116; transactions between
him and the English garrison at Onore, 117; his duplicity and treachery, 126.
Mackintosh, Sir James, his opinion of the Hindoos, iv. 308 ; his charge to the grand
Macrobius, his opinion of the soul, iii. 261.
Madras, Patana, purchased by the India Company on the Coromandel coast, iv. 282.
Mahdarow, peshwa of the Mahrattas, i. 470; his eventful reign, 471; his character
Mahmah Doocree, cruel treatment of her son at Dhuboy, ii. 337; her revenge on that
Mahmood Sultaun, his conquest, plunder, and cruelty in Hindoslan, iii. 142.
Mahmud-a-bhaug, palace and gardens at Surat, i. 252.
Mahomed, the Arabian prophet, i. 93; his character further illustrated, iv. 195.
Mahomedans invade Hindostan, i. 89; their characters, dress, manners, and customs,
Mahomedan females at Ahmedabad, iii. 133; their situation illustrated from scripture,
Mahomedan literature, state of in India, iii. 413.
Mahomedan paradise, its sensuality, i. 93.
Mahomed Cossim, his cruel punishment, iii. 387.
Mahomed Khan, letter from, iii. 359-
Mahomed Shah, emperor of Hindostan, i. 464.
Mahrat, name of a province in India, i. 460.
Mahrattas, their origin and name, i. 461; Sevajee, the first rajah, 46l ; their warlike
Mahratta army, completely described by Sir Chailes Malet, ii. 143, &c.
Mahratta camp, tents, weapons of war, armour, &c. &c. described, ii. 146.
Malabar, first view of the coast, i. 12.; its proper boundaries, i. 294; voyage on that
Malabar manuscripts on olas, i. 391.
Malabars of Travencore, their general character, i. 378; their houses, gardens, culti-
of a Cheeta hunt, i. 271.
of the Telinga brahmins at Poonah, ii. 133.