Examples of monastery in a Sentence
Gregory Mendel worked out his concepts of genetics by doing breeding experiments using pea plants in the monastery's garden.
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Many of Rakhine's Buddhists have also fled, seeking shelter in monasteries and schools.
Decorated with quaint grape and monastery illustrations, the wine bottle looks elegant.
After a brief stay in a monastery in Tibet, the Son of Swami has returned with his crystal ball to forecast the high school state football playoffs.
The nuns sell their cheesecakes and pastries on the honor system at the monastery's unstaffed gift shop.
Many monks, barefoot and clothed in the traditional robes of Burmese Buddhist monasteries, have been at the forefront of the violent repression of the Rohingya Muslim minority, which the United Nations has characterized as ethnic cleansing.
The estate later became the property of a convent before it was transferred to the Swedish Crown after the Protestant Reformation and Sweden’s dissolution of monasteries in the 16th century.
The first place, known as Ganyna Yama, is now a monastery and complex of churches and pathways in a forest outside the city.
Monks in black robes and rope belts wandered the grounds of an on-site monastery.
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