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Kalpi, a town in the N.W. Provinces, India, situated amidst rocky ravines beside the Jumna, 50 miles S.W. of Cawnpore. During the Mogul period it played a conspicuous part in the history of India. In 1858 a body of 12,000 rebels was defeated here by Sir Hugh Rose, afterwards Lord Strathnairn.