resembling the sun

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  • And exalted over all, he resembled the sun in glory. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • And it was provided with two wheels that resembled the sun and the moon in lustre. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • O holy one, tell me who was that foremost of persons, armed with lance, resembling the sun himself in energy, that was thus seen by me? Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • And resembling the sun in glory, the king, full of gladness, began to rule his subjects righteously, and give them great satisfaction. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • At half past seven o'clock we saw a ball of fire to the northward, in size and splendour resembling the sun, though somewhat paler. Cited from Voyages and Travels, Vol. XIV, by Robert Kerr
  • And his two eyes resembled the sun and the moon; and his face rivalled the conflagration at the universal dissolution. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • In splendour he resembled the Sun, in loveliness the Moon, and in energy the fire. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • Both of them, in beauty and splendour, O Bharata, resembled the Sun or the Moon. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • Many also were the Brahmanas that took up their residence there, that were highly blessed and that resembled the sun or the fire in energy and effulgence. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 4
  • Both resembling the sun in effulgence, they covered each other with arrows of blazing splendour that resembled the rays of the sun. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3
  • Thus afflicted by Yuyudhana, with shafts that resembled the sun or fire, that elephant division fled away in all directions. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • And then the Kauravas, with all the kings there present, worshipped Govinda on his seat and resembling the sun himself in splendour. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • Seated in his asylum, Vyasa beheld his son approach like a blazing fire of scattered flames, or resembling the sun himself in effulgence. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3
  • She came forward, with a majesty resembling the sun in its course amidst the clouds, which receive his splendour without hiding his lustre, and sat upon the silver throne that had been brought for her. Cited from The Arabian Nights Entertainments Complete
  • She came forward with a majesty resembling the sun in his course amidst the clouds, which receive his splendour without hiding his lustre, and seated herself on the silver throne that was brought for her. Cited from The Arabian Nights Entertainments, Vol. 1, by Anon
  • And then was hoisted -- Matsya's glorious standard on his excellent car decked with gold and resembling the sun or the moon in its effulgence. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • Thereupon, seeing those ten thousand horses like unto peacocks (in hue), and also that chariot resembling the sun, the women fled in swarms. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • The central 'I' resembled the sun of this universe, with the difference that it shrieked for nourishment, instead of dispensing it. Cited from Adventures Harry Richmond by Meredith, v7
  • And in energy he resembled the sun and in forbearance Earth herself; in intelligence, he was like Vrihaspati, and in calmness the mountain Himavat himself. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 4
  • Assuming diverse complexions such as blue and white and red, wearing a black deer-skin studded with stars of gold, he bore on his forehead a third eye that resembled the sun in splendour. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3