Among the benevolent acts attributed to renowned Buddhist priests posterity specially remembers their efforts to encourage the building of roads and bridges.
But his health was failing and he withdrew from politics, spending his last years as a benevolent and autocratic country magnate.
It contains three churches, a spacious market-place and various educational and benevolent institutions.
Their fraternities or societies may be divided into three classes: religious or benevolent, merchant and craft gilds.
When the most enlightened statesmen of the Republic could seriously believe in the benevolent intentions of Russia the end was not far off.
Their benevolent disposition often made them enter the cottages of the poor.