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17th c Temples (128)

Temple Location Type Patron Date Description
BalaramaSimlapal (Bankura, Bankura)At ChalaSamanta1662Laterite temple with triple entrance, attached modern porch with neoclassical pillars, unusual large ancient, chlorite figures in wall niches
Radha-DamodaraGhutgheria (Barjora, Bankura)DeulMalla17thSandstone rekha deul in Khiching-style, with rampant lions on tower, massive amalaka finial, terracotta style figures on entrance arch panel
Ratnesvara SivaJagannathpur (Barjora, Bankura)Deul17th lateLaterite Rekha Deul, single entrance, massive amalaka, largely plain, stunted at the top
VasudevaBasudebpur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Char ChalaMalla Bir Singha1626Laterite temple on square base plain, single-arched entrance
Mallesvara SivaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)DeulMalla Bir Hambir1622Laterite temple with octagonal tower and chlorite sculpture in niche above entrance
Kala ChandBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Ek RatnaMalla Raghunatha Singha1656Laterite temple with ridged rekha tower, triple entrance porches on four sides, triple row of sculpture panels on facade
LaljiBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Ek RatnaMalla Bir Singha II1658Laterite temple within enclosure, ridged rekha tower, largely plain, painted arch panels, ruined bhogamandapa
Murali Mohana in Bhattacharya paraBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Ek RatnaMalla Rani Chudamani1665Laterite temple with covered, arched pathway surrounding the base, stairs to upper storey
Madana-MohanaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Ek RatnaMalla Durjan Singha1694Brick temple on laterite base, with smooth rekha tower, triple-arched entrance porches on two sides, rich terracotta facade with large figural wall panels, dancers and musicians on columns, battle scenes on arch panels, rows of animals on base panels
Bhogmandir of Madan-MohanBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Ek BanglaMalla Durjan Singha17thBrick structure, terracotta decorated
Syama RayaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Pancha RatnaMalla Raghunatha Singha1643Brick temple with triple entrance porch on all sides, ridged chala turrets, massive octagonal central tower, terracotta ornamentation on all four walls, inner walls, turret walls, and even on inner surfaces of porch vaults, multiple dedicatory plaques, mas
Madana Gopala in Goal paraBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Pancha RatnaMalla Rani Siromani1665Laterite temple with triple entrance porch on three sides, octagonal central tower, square pirha corner turrets, plain except lotus medallion and single figures on arch panels
RasmanchaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)RasmanchaMalla Bir Hambir1600Laterite structure on a massive square plinth, with ten entrance arches on each side, pyramidal roof, slight terracotta
Keshta RayaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Jor BanglaMalla Raghunatha Singha1655Brick temple with charchala tower, rich terracotta on all four sides, inner walls of porch, and undersides of vault
Radha Binoda at KharbanglaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)At ChalaMalla Raghunatha Singha1659Brick temple with rich terracotta decoration on two sides but front porch and charchala tower partly broken
Radha-Ramana at GoswamiparaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)At Chala1687Brick temple with triple arched entrance porch, slight terracotta
Syama-ChandDharapat (Bishnupur, Bankura)Deul1603Laterite rekha deul, largely plain
Jadava RayaJadabnagar (Bishnupur, Bankura)Ek Ratna1650Laterite temple with smooth rekha tower, largely plain, originally surrounded by a verandah
Radha KantaMuninagar (Bishnupur, Bankura)DeulMalla Bir Singha II1678Laterite pancha-ratha rekha deul with rekha porch, largely plain
Radha-KrishnaTejpal (Bishnupur, Bankura)At ChalaBir Singha II1672Laterite Bishnupuri atchala temple, some stucco decoration on facade
Madana-MohanaRaniara (Gangajalghati, Bankura)At ChalaBir Singha II1670Laterite and brick temple with triple-arched entrance porch, ek-ratna or low towered Bishnupuri at-chala, renovated
Damodara in KrishnabatiparaIndas (Indas, Bankura)Nava RatnaGadadhar Das1671Brick temple with ridged turrets, some terracotta decoration, one wall collapsed, stairs to upper storey
Jhagrai-Chandi at Uttar BadhBaital (Joypur, Bankura)Deul1659Laterite rekha deul, largely plain
Syama Chand at Dakshin BadhBaital (Joypur, Bankura)Pancha Ratna1660Laterite temple in Bishnupur style, plain
Radha Damodara at Uttar BadhBaital (Joypur, Bankura)Pancha Ratna1691Laterite temple in Bishnupur style, plain
Gokul ChandGokulnagar (Joypur, Bankura)Pancha Ratna1639Laterite temple in Bishnupur style, stucco decoration
SantinathaSihar (Kotulpur, Bankura)DeulKshatriya Rajas17thLaterite rekha deul with amalaka and ghanta with large stucco figures in wall niches, and char chala jagamohana porch
SyamchandBelatukri (Onda, Bankura)Deul17thBrick pirha deul with slight terracotta
GopalaBikrampur (Onda, Bankura)DeulMalla Raghunatha Singha1664Laterite sapta-ratha rekha deul, pirha jagamohana porch with triple-arched entrance
Lakshmi-Narayana in MajkuriparaBalsi (Patrasayer, Bankura)At ChalaMalla1652Large laterite temple in low-towered Bishnupuri style, terracotta and stucco decorated, large relief figures on walls, wooden door with carved panels, renovated
Brindaban ChandraBirsingha (Patrasayer, Bankura)Pancha RatnaMalla Raghunatha Singha1638Laterite temple in Bishnupur style within broken laterite compound walls with corner turrets and nahabatkhana above entrance
Rama-KrishnaSabrakan (Taldangra, Bankura)At ChalaBir Singha II1677Laterite temple in low towered Bishnupuri style with triple-arched entrance porch, plain
SivaKumardihi (Andal, Barddhaman)DeulRoy Choudhary1661Laterite rekha deul in Birbhum style
Syama RayaUkhra (Andal, Barddhaman)Char ChalaHandy1686Laterite temple with stucco porch
SridharaHat Gobindapur (Barddhaman, Barddhaman)At ChalaBoral17thBrick temple with triple-arched entrance porch, terracotta scrollwork above arches, panels with figures around facade and on base
KaliSaktigarh (Barddhaman, Barddhaman)Ek BanglaAdhikari17th lateBrick temple, plain, renovated
SivaAjhapur (Jamalpur, Barddhaman)At ChalaMitra1690Brick temple, with slight terracotta
Madan GopalGram Kalna (Jamalpur, Barddhaman)Jor BanglaRoy17th lateBrick temple, terracotta decorated mainly with vegetal motifs
Radha KantaJaugram (Jamalpur, Barddhaman)At ChalaChatterjee17th lateBrick temple with triple-arched entrance, terracotta scrollwork above arches, figures around facade and on base
Gopeswar SivaKulingram (Jamalpur, Barddhaman)At ChalaPathak17thBrick temple with some vegetal and figural terracotta panels
Krishna BalaramaBaghnapara (Kalna, Barddhaman)At ChalaGoswami1616Brick temple with char-chala porch, terracotta decorated
Radha BallabhKhandaghosh (Khandaghosh, Barddhaman)Pancha RatnaGhosh17thBrick temple, terracotta decorated mainly with vegetal motifs
KalyanesvariDebipur (Kulti, Barddhaman)DeulDeoghoria17thLaterite pirha deul in three tiers with rich stone sculpture
MahadevaSitalpur (Kulti, Barddhaman)DeulRamjee17thBrick ridged rekha deul, terracotta lotuses and vegetal motifs
Madan GopalBhaita (Memari, Barddhaman)At ChalaGoswami17th earlyVery large brick temple, largely plain
Lakshmi-NarayanaMulgram (Memari, Barddhaman)At ChalaGanguly1692Brick temple with triple-arched entrance, terracotta panels removed, renovated
SimhavahiniSatgachhia (Memari, Barddhaman)At ChalaDey17thBrick temple with triple-arched entrance porch, rich terracotta scrollwork above arches, figures around facade and on base
GopinathaDogachhia (Purbasthali, Barddhaman)At ChalaRoy Choudhary1654Brick temple with triple-arched entrance with rich terracotta scrollwork above arches, figures around facade and on base
Two abandoned templesMadhabpasa (Barisal, Barisal)Ek BanglaMadhabpasa Raj17thBrick temple with panelled facade
SivaDumra (Dhanbad, Bihar)Ek Bangla17thStone temple, plain
Two Siva templesKharagpur (Munghyr, Bihar)Ek Bangla17thBrick temples
Kali temple in NatunparaPanchra (Dubrajpur, Birbhum)Char Chala1682Laterite temple with richly decorated facade
Siva temple at the west of the villagePanchra (Dubrajpur, Birbhum)Deul17thSandstone rekha deul with ek-bangla porch, largely plain
Vishnu templePanchra (Dubrajpur, Birbhum)Deul17thSandstone rekha deul with rich terracotta facade
Siva formerly RaghunathaGhurisa (Ilambazar, Birbhum)Char ChalaRaghuttam Bhattacharya1633Brick temple on square base and high plinth with rich terracotta on two sides
Radha-VinodaJoydeb Kenduli (Ilambazar, Birbhum)Nava RatnaNairani Debi1692Brick temple with ridged turrets and rich terracotta facade
Three Siva templesParshundi (Khayarasol, Birbhum)Deul17thSandstone temple with slight decoration
Siva templePatharkuchi (Khayarasol, Birbhum)Char ChalaSri Ramkrishna1682Stone temple with slight decoration
Anadi SivaRasa (Khayarasol, Birbhum)DeulArjun Roychoudhury1654Sandstone rekha deul with some sculpture
DharmarajaKabilaspur (Rajnagar, Birbhum)DeulRupdas1643Large stone rekha deul with no separation between base and tower, plain
MaulesvaraMahula (Suri, Birbhum)Deul17thLarge stone sapta ratha rekha deul
AbandonedPura (Munsiganj, Dhaka)Ek Bangla17thBrick temple with terracotta facade
DolmanchaBatikamari (Bhanga, Faridpur)Dolmancha17thBrick pancha ratna structure with chala towers
NarayanaKaichal (Bhanga, Faridpur)Ek Bangla17thBrick temple with rich terracotta facade
AbandonedNanikshir (Gopalganj, Faridpur)Nava Ratna17thMassive brick temple with rich terracotta decoration on two sides
MathUjani (Gopalganj, Faridpur)Char Chala17thLarge, brick temple on square base, slight terracotta on two sides
DeulMathurapur (Madhuakhali, Faridpur)Octagonal17thBrick Ridged Rekha Deul with rich terracotta on all sides
AbandonedNalia (Madhukhali, Faridpur)Jor Bangla17thBrick temple
Syama SundaraJhikira (Amta, Howrah)At ChalaMallik1691Brick temple with triple-arched entrance, terracotta scrollwork above arches, lotuses around facade, figures on base
BhubanesvariMahishamuri (Amta, Howrah)At ChalaGhosh1679Brick temple with triple-arched entrance, terracotta battlescenes above arches, double frieze on base, figures around
Madana GopalaMellak (Bagnan, Howrah)At Chala1651Very Large brick temple with slight terracotta
Khatiyal SivaSultanpur (Shyampur, Howrah)Char Chala1666Brick temple on square base, slight terracotta
ChaitanyadevaGuptipara (Balagarh, Hugli)Jor BanglaBisweswar Ray17th earlyBrick temple with early terracotta motifs, renovated
MalleswaraBarijhati (Chanditala, Hugli)Pancha Ratna17thBrick temple with ridged turrets and triple-arched entrance, facades decorated with some terracotta figures
Syama SundaraMemanpur (Goghat, Hugli)Pancha RatnaGoswami17thLaterite temple in the Bishnupur style, with ridged rekha turrets, triple arched entrance porch, plain
Radha GovindaHaripal (Haripal, Hugli)At ChalaRoy1654Brick temple with triple-arched entrance porch, terracotta scrollwork above arches, figures around facade and on base, porch extension
SivaHaripal (Haripal, Hugli)DomedRoy17thBrick temple with slight terracotta decoration, repaired in 1759
Raja RajesvaraKotalpur (Jangipara, Hugli)At ChalaBakuli1694Brick temple with triple-arched entrance porch, terracotta battlescenes above arches, double frieze on base, wall figure panels
Abandoned templeMahespur (Jangipara, Hugli)At Chala17thSmall brick temple with single-arched entrance, fully terracotta decorated largely with figures
VasudevaBansberia (Mogra, Hugli)Ek RatnaRameshwar Datta1679Large brick temple with octagonal tower and rich terracotta decoration on three facades filling arch, wall and base panels
GopalaBainchigram (Pandua, Hugli)DeulGokul Singha1682Large brick rekha deul with ridged tower, slight terracotta
GopalaBoragari (Pandua, Hugli)At ChalaTambuli1679Brick temple with triple-arched entrance, terracotta scrollwork above arches, figures around facade and on base
Radha BallabhaSrirampur (Srirampur, Hugli)At ChalaRudraram Pandit1677Very Large brick temple called Henry Martin's Pagoda, renovated
SivaChanchra (Jessore, Jessore)At Chala1696Large brick temple, terracotta facade fallen
RamesvariNaldanga (Kaliganj, Jessore)At Chala1698Large brick temple with triple-entrance, rich terracotta on two sides
GanesaNaldanga (Kaliganj, Jessore)Octagonal1680Large brick temple with chala superstructure and rich terracotta on five sides
Madana-MohanaSatrajitpur (Magura, Jessore)Char Chala1693Brick temple on square base with terracotta decoration on two sides
Bhairab and Rankini ThanOrgonda (Binpur, Medinipur)Deul17thRemaining laterite plinths and stairways of large triratha deuls
RaghunathaChandrakona (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Deul17th lateMassive laterite sapta-ratha deul with pirha jagamohana porch
Abandoned temple in DakshinbazarChandrakona (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Jor Bangla17thLaterite temple with extensive stucco decoration
Radha Rasiknagarjiu in GosaiparaJayantipur (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Char Chala17thLaterite temple with amalaka finial
Kedar Pabakeswar SivaKedar (Dantan, Medinipur)Deul17th lateLaterite deul with small pirha jagamohana, chlorite navagraha panel above deul entrance
Syama RayaDaspur (Daspur, Medinipur)Ek Ratna1699Brick temple with octagonal tower at the corner
Hatnagar SivaEgra (Egra, Medinipur)DeulMahapatra17thLarge brick sapta-ratha rekha deul, with pirha jagamohana porch, plain, with several Pala sculptures inside the temple
Rasmancha of Hatnagar SivaEgra (Egra, Medinipur)RasmanchaMahapatra17thBrick structure
Samadhi temple of Kanu ThakurGarhbeta (Garhbeta, Medinipur)Deul17th lateLaterite pirha temple with two tiers, plain
Radha-Ballabha temple in BrahmanparaGarhbeta (Garhbeta, Medinipur)At ChalaMalla Durjan Singha1686Laterite temple in low towered Bishnupuri style, plain
SanakaGoaltor (Garhbeta, Medinipur)Char ChalaGoswami17th earlyLarge laterite temple on raised plinth and square base laterite, some stucco figures
RaghunathaRaghunathbari (Garhbeta, Medinipur)Nava RatnaRoy17thLaterite temple with rich stucco on two facades
AbandonedUriyasai (Garhbeta, Medinipur)Ek RatnaDurjan Singha1690Laterite temple
Sarvamangala temple in Bhabanipur PalliKesiari (Kesiari, Medinipur)DeulChakradhar Bhuiyan1604Laterite rekha deul with pirha jagamohana porch on a high plinth with several sculptures within
Natmandir of Sarvamangala templeKesiari (Kesiari, Medinipur)Deul1615Laterite pirha deul with twelve arched openings and staircase flanked with rampant lions
Kasiswar Siva temple near Sarvamangala templeKesiari (Kesiari, Medinipur)Deul17th lateLaterite rekha deul with pirha jagamohana porch, stucco sculptures on facade and side walls
Jagannath temple in Kumarhati PalliKesiari (Kesiari, Medinipur)Deul17th lateLaterite saptaratha rekha deul with pirha jagamohana porch
BatesvaraDhalhara (Kespur, Medinipur)Deul17thLaterite rekha deul with large pirha jagamohana porch, with stucco figures
Jhareswar SivaDhekia (Kharagpur, Medinipur)DeulMallick17thBrick rekha deul once with pirha jagamohana porch, renovated
Kharageswar SivaInda (Kharagpur, Medinipur)Deul17thLaterite rekha deul with pirha jagamohan porch, renovated
Madana MohanaNaipur (Pataspur, Medinipur)DeulRoy Malla1665Laterite rekha deul with char-chala jagamohana porch, plain
DandesvaraKarnagarh (Salbani, Medinipur)DeulKarnagarh Raj17thLarge laterite rekha deul within walled compound, sapta-ratha pirha jagamohana, some stucco figures on walls
Devi MahamayaKarnagarh (Salbani, Medinipur)DeulKarnagarh Raj17thLaterite rekha deul with pirha jagamohana
BargabhimaTamluk (Tamluk, Medinipur)Deul17th earlyBrick rekha deul with attached char-chala porch, some terracotta panels
Gouranga MahaprabhuTamluk (Tamluk, Medinipur)DalanBasudeb Ghosh17thBrick temple
Rasmancha of Gouranga MahaprabhuTamluk (Tamluk, Medinipur)RasmanchaBasudeb Ghosh17thBrick octagonal structure with nine turrets
SuryesvaraBaghdanga (Kandi, Murshidabad)Ek Bangla17thBrick temple with terracotta facade
SivaRuppur (Kandi, Murshidabad)Grouped17thFour char-chala temples on square base, all terracotta decorated
SivaKishorganj (Kishorganj, Mymensingh)Ek Bangla17thBrick temple, plain
SivaPalpara (Chakdaha, Nadia)Char ChalaGandharba Roy17thBrick temple on elongated base with a single entrance, terracotta decorated facade
RaghavesvaraDignagar (Krishnanagar, Nadia)Char ChalaNadia Raja1669Brick temple on square plinth with rich terracotta decoration on two sides
Radha-KrishnaBirnagar (Ranaghat, Nadia)Jor Bangla1694Brick temple with terracotta facade
Gopinatha temple in KalachandparaPabna (Pabna, Pabna)Jor Bangla17thBrick temple with rich terracotta facade
KapilesvaraTaras (Taras, Pabna)Char ChalaNandi1635Brick temple on square base with rich terracotta decorated facade
Radha-ShyamaChhota-Balarampur (Purulia, Purulia)Deul17thBrick smooth rekha deul with wall decoration of sikhara reliefs
Radha BinodCheliama (Raghunathpur, Purulia)At Chala1697Brick temple with triple-arched entrance and rich terracotta facade
RaghunathaGanpur (Santuri, Purulia)At Chala17thSandstone temple in low-towered Bishnupuri atchala style, plain
AbandonedBardhankuti (Rangpur, Rajshahi)Ek Bangla17thBrick temple with triple-arched entrance and terracotta decorated facade
AbandonedBardhankuti (Rangpur, Rangpur)Nava Ratna17thLarge brick temple with rich terracotta facades
RasmanchaBardhankuti (Rangpur, Rangpur)Rasmancha17thBrick structure on square base
SimhavahiniKhanpur (Balurghat, West Dinajpur)Deul17thLarge ridged rekha deul with rich terracotta mostly fallen

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