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Heritage

Hetampur Palace still holds on to Goopi Bagha memories

The palace of Bengal with 999 doors!

Tamralipta – the lost port of Bengal

It played a major role in spreading Buddhism

Geet Govindam poet Jaidev’s temple endangered

How and why the famous temple needs immediate attention!

Architecture of ‘Santiniketan Griha’ is answer to r...

GB takes a stock of the house built by Debendranath Tagore

How social reformer William Carey’s cemetery got cleaned ...

Kudos to Purono Kolkatar Golpo for highlighting the neglect

France is World Champions; Is Bengal’s French pocket wort...

GB travels to Chandernagore to assess universal appeal of Bengal&...

Panihati is older than Kolkata!

Explorer Amitava Purakayastha pens Panihati’s600-year-old h...

How Jalpaiguri became a part of Bengal!

GB travels to Baikunthapur once under Nepal to unravel the truth ...

Patha Bhavan and My Childhood
 

Piyali Chanda, an ashramite pens her experiences about Santiniket...

The ‘pigeon’ who flew in to topple Chandraketu...

King Chandraketu fought with the Pir to protect his faith

Getaway to Eastern Hills has a rich past

Siliguri celebrates 111 years of existence

Did Belghoria get its name from Bel trees?

How is it named in William Carey’s documents?

Konnagar municipality saves Aban Thakur’s home

Residents and authorities join hands to keep promoters away

Mungpoo’s Rabindra Bhavan revived: Open to tourists

How the Hills are celebrating Rabindranath Tagore’s birthda...

Visva Bharati brings back Tagore’s Sajano Sansar

Furniture and utensils that Tagore used on display

Darjeeling Mail was run by bullocks!

During British era Darjeeling Mail had a bullock engine!

Bengali diaspora laments close down of Gurusaday Museum

How many of us have ever visited the museum protecting priceless ...

Why are archaeological wonders of Debagram neglected

When locals turn saviour in preserving history in Bengal!

What was Job Charnock doing in Uluberia?

Charnock tried settling in Uluberia much before Kolkata

Burdwan has a history older than Kolkata

Sati Maath still stands in Burdwan, where women were burnt

How Bengal’s Little Europe can bring global tourists

Travel with GB to Bandel and Chinsurah

Why do Bengal’s taash have Dutch names?

Ruhiton, Haroton,Ishkapon and the Dutch!

How Kolkata’s twin city got the name Howrah!

History of Howrah is older than Kolkata

Crowd-funding to save Chandernagar’s heritage building? ...

This French colony’s Registry Building to be restored

A mini Kolkata in Bangladesh! Watch out!

Kapotaksha River and Kotchandpur

Bengal’s town where Bhadu gaan originated

City dermatologist Dr Asok Ganguly travels to Kashipur
 

Salil, Sudhin, Soumitra to find place at Jorasanko museum

A new museum coming up at JorasankoThakurbari

Bengal’s very own Bandit Queen

Devi Chaudhurani played a role in Sanyasi Revolt

Museum in Town Hall to shut down

Town Hall restoration starts

R. G. Kar Hospital on a tree rescue mission

91-year-old X-mas tree to be rescued

Will Kolkata get the World Heritage City status?

Kolkata might pitch for the status soon

Hidden tale of Metropolitan Building

Century old White way Laid law & Co.