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About the West Bengal

Kolkata- Capital of West- Bengal

It is located in the eastern India on the east bank of River Hoogly. The population of the city is 4.6 million. Kolkata served as the capital of India during the British rule until 1911. Kolkata is also known as the city of joy.Victoria Memorial- It was built in the early 20th century, in the memory of Queen Victoria and was formally inaugurated by the Prince of Wales in 1921 who later became King Edward VIII of England. It is a splendid architectural structure in white marble.

Kalighat- Biggest Hindu Temple of East

Belur Math

Belur Math
It is situated at a distance of about 6.4kms from Howrah station on the banks of the Hoogly River. It is founded in 1938 by Swami Vivekananda the disciple of Ramakrishna Paramhansa paying homage to his guru.


Dakshineswar Kali Temple

Victoria Memorial- It was built in the early 20th century, in the memory of Queen Victoria and was formally inaugurated by the Prince of Wales in 1921 who later became King Edward VIII of England. It is a splendid architectural structure in white marble.

Dakshineswar Kali Temple

Indian Museum

This was built in Italian Architectural Style and is considered as the largest museum in the country.

Fort William

The British cleared out the inhabitants of the village of Govindpur and in 1758 laid the foundation of the Fort. St. Paul’s Cathedral- Built between 1839 and 1847, it is one of India’s most important Churches.

Science City

It opens at 0900hrs till 2100 hrs. Some of the attractions include the, Time rocket, The Space Odyssey, Life science corner Science Park, Toy train. Birla Museum- Closed on Monday. Permanent exhibits of industrial and technological objects.

Darjeeling

The queen of the hills known as the world as the queen of the hills. Darjeeling is a unique as it is diverse. Situated at an average height of 7000 ft (2130m) above sea level, this beautiful town with its colonial charm and contemporary cultural shelter in the shadow of Kanchenjunga’s snow covered peaks.

The name Darjeeling derives from the Tibetian word Dorje , meaning thunderbolt and ling meaning ‘place’ or ‘land’ the land of thunderbolt. The was once the name of a Buddhist monastery situated on the top of what is now observatory hill. The Darjeeling district of west. Bengal has an approximate area of 12000 sq. miles at about 300 ft (91m) above sea level to the cool heights of the sandakphu-phalut ridge at 12000 ft (3658m). Darjeeling borders on Sikkim to the north, Bhutan in the east and Nepal to the west, the original in habitants of Darjeeling hills are the Lepcha.

They speak a tibeto Barman language besides this Hindus and Buddhist form the religious majority with notable Muslim and Christian minorities. Darjeeling is at once old and new from its modest beginnings in 1835 as a hill station and tea distribution centre, this now cosmopolitan town offers modern amenities, first class hotels, cinema halls and comprehensive shopping centers. Ploughing hill side terraces by hand, constructing colorful houses on steep Clifts, hollowing out bamboo piper for irrigation and calling on faith healers in times of distress.

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