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Bankura Temples (137)

Temple Location Type Patron Date Description
Radha-Ballabha in PathakparaBankura (Bankura, Bankura)Pancha RatnaPathak18thBrick temple with triple-arched entrance porch, ridged turrets, terracotta decorated facade with vegetal motifs and figures on arch panels
EktesvaraEktesvara (Bankura, Bankura)Deul16thLaterite pirha deul with two tiers, renovated
Basudeva Sridhara at HattalaRajagram (Bankura, Bankura)Nava RatnaDutta19thBrick temple with ridged turrets, triple entrance on two sides, rich terracotta and stucco on facades
Vishnu temple in SrirampurparaRajagram (Bankura, Bankura)Pancha RatnaKundu19thBrick temple with triple entrance, terracotta and stucco on facades
BalaramaSimlapal (Bankura, Bankura)At ChalaSamanta1662Laterite temple with triple entrance, attached modern porch with neoclassical pillars, unusual large ancient, chlorite figures in wall niches
RasmanchaBeliator (Barjora, Bankura)Rasmancha18thBrick octagonal structure with curved cornices
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
VishnuKadasol (Barjora, Bankura)Pancha RatnaGharui19th earlyBrick temple with ridged rekha turret, triple-arched entrance porch, lively terracotta arch and wall panels, including rasamandala
Naru GopalaMuktator (Barjora, Bankura)DalanSarkar1805Brick temple with modern pillars, terracotta wall panels
GopalaMuktator (Barjora, Bankura)DalanDas1840Brick temple with modern pillars, stucco and terracotta decoration
NandalalaSaharjora (Barjora, Bankura)Ek Ratna1720Laterite temple with ridged rekha tower, triple-arched entrance porch
MadanmohanSaharjora (Barjora, Bankura)Ek Ratna19thLaterite temple with ridged rekha turret, renovated
Kala ChandSaharjora (Barjora, Bankura)Pancha Ratna1819Brick temple with triple-arched entrance porch, only one of the smooth straight-edged turrets, the central one, remains
Twelve Siva templesAjodhya (Bishnupur, Bankura)GroupedBandyopadhyay18th earlyBrick pancha-ratha rekha deuls, plain
Giri-GovardhanaAjodhya (Bishnupur, Bankura)At ChalaBandyopadhyay18th earlyBrick temple, largely plain, with an idol of Krishna as Giridhari
RasmanchaAjodhya (Bishnupur, Bankura)RasmanchaBandyopadhyay18th earlyMassive octagonal structure with seventeen pinnacles
Radha-Damodara in BamanparaBankadaha (Bishnupur, Bankura)At ChalaTanti1845Brick temple in low-towered Bishnupuri style with crude terracotta decoration on arch panels, detailed inscription
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
Twin Deuls Krishna and BalaramaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Deul18th lateBrick Rekha Deul with extensive mouldings and sikharas with terracotta figures
Twin Deuls Kisora Raya and NikunjabihariBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Deul18th lateBrick Rekha Deul, plastered, largely plain with slight mouldings
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
Radha GovindaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Ek Ratna1729Laterite temple with ridged rekha tower, triple entrance porch on front, double row of panels on facade, miniature replica nearby
NandalalaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Ek Ratna18thLaterite temple with ridged rekha tower, some stucco decoration
Radha MadhavaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Ek Ratna1737Laterite temple with ridged rekha tower, extensive stucco decoration on facade wall and arch panels, brick ek-bangla bhogmandapa
Joramandir group of three templesBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Ek RatnaMalla Gopala Singha1726Laterite temples with ridged rekha tower, slight terracotta on north temple, extensive sculpture on smaller, centre temple
LaljiBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Ek RatnaMalla Bir Singha II1658Laterite temple within enclosure, ridged rekha tower, largely plain, painted arch panels, ruined bhogamandapa
Radha SyamaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Ek RatnaMalla Chaitanya Singha1758Laterite temple within enclosure, extensive geometric and figural decoration on facade and inside walls, triple entrance porches, two-storied entrance pavilion with two large chala towers and wide, triple arched entrance
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
Radha KantaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Ek Ratna18thLarge brick temple near Madana-Mohana
Chinmoyee in Kodakudi paraBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Ek Ratna18th earlyBrick temple, some sculpted panels on facade still visible
Radha Krishna in SankhariparaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Ek RatnaKundu18th earlyBrick and Laterite temple with smooth rekha tower, some figural decoration
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
Sridhara in Basu paraBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Nava RatnaBasu19th earlyBrick temple with triple arched entrance on three sides, rich terracotta facade
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
MahaprabhuBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Jor BanglaMalla Gopala Singha1734Brick temple, similar to Keshta Raya temple but with terracotta facade now fallen
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
Abandoned templeDvadasbari (Bishnupur, Bankura)Ek Ratna18thLaterite temple, 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
AbandonedPatpur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Ek Ratna18th lateLaterite temple with ridged rekha tower, largely plain, Vishnu dwarapalakas in stucco
Radha-KrishnaTejpal (Bishnupur, Bankura)At ChalaBir Singha II1672Laterite Bishnupuri atchala temple, some stucco decoration on facade
BasuliChhatna (Chhatna, Bankura)Pancha Ratna1871Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-entrance, terracotta with vegetal floral motifs all over the facade
Lakshmi NarayanaMetyala (Gangajalghati, Bankura)Pancha Ratna1718Brick temple in Bishnupur style, terracotta 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
Radha Kanta in DakshinparaAkui (Indas, Bankura)Pancha RatnaKanuram Das1764Brick temple with rich terracotta facade
Radha-BallabhaDongalan (Indas, Bankura)At Chala18thBrick temple in low towered Bishnupuri style
SivaIndas (Indas, Bankura)Deul18thBrick rekha deul, terracotta decorated
Gopaljiu in BhattacharyaparaIndas (Indas, Bankura)Jor BanglaBhattacharya18th lateBrick temple, plain
Vishnu in BhattacharyaparaIndas (Indas, Bankura)Pancha RatnaMoira19th earlyBrick temple, plain
Damodara in KrishnabatiparaIndas (Indas, Bankura)Nava RatnaGadadhar Das1671Brick temple with ridged turrets, some terracotta decoration, one wall collapsed, stairs to upper storey
Radha Damodara in SarkarparaIndas (Indas, Bankura)Nava RatnaSarkar1796Brick temple with straight corniced upper storey and turrets, rich terracotta facade
Raghunatha in BazarparaIndas (Indas, Bankura)DalanTrilochan Rakshit18th lateBrick temple with triple-entrance, modern pillars, stucco and terracotta wall panels
SridharaPatit (Indas, Bankura)At ChalaRakshit19thBrick temple in low-towered Bishnupuri style with terracotta facade
Somesvara SivaSomsar (Indas, Bankura)DeulMisra19th earlyBrick rekha deul with attached jagamohana porch
Jora SivaSomsar (Indas, Bankura)At ChalaMukhopadhyay19th earlyBrick temples with slight terracotta decoration above arch
BasuliAtbai Chandi (Indpur, Bankura)Deul11thLaterite rekha deul
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
Vishnu Temple in DattaparaJoypur (Joypur, Bankura)Nava RatnaDatta19thBrick temple with ridged turrets, triple-entrance porch on two sides, rich terracotta decoration on both facades
Vishnu Temple in DeparaJoypur (Joypur, Bankura)Nava RatnaDey19thBrick temple with ridged turrets, triple-entrance porch on two sides, rich terracotta decoration on both facades
Hakanda SivaMaynapur (Joypur, Bankura)Deul11thLaterite pirha deul in three steep tiers, plain
Damodara in KamarparaMaynapur (Joypur, Bankura)Pancha RatnaKarmakar1845Brick temple with straight-edged turrets, terracotta facade
DamodarRajagram (Joypur, Bankura)DalanRaha19thTwo storied temple with laterite lower and brick upper storey, some fresco painting
Giri-GovardhanaRajagram (Joypur, Bankura)At ChalaRaha19thBrick temple on laterite base, with large terracotta figures on facade
RasmanchaRajagram (Joypur, Bankura)RasmanchaRaha19thMassive octagonal structure in two stories with seventeen ridged turrets and curved cornices
Kalinjaya SivaRautkhanda (Joypur, Bankura)DeulMandal1752Sandstone rekha deul, renovated
JagadgauriRautkhanda (Joypur, Bankura)At ChalaMandal18thBrick temple with attached porch, renovated
AbandonedRautkhanda (Joypur, Bankura)Pancha RatnaDey18thBrick temple with triple-arched entrance and rich terracotta decoration on facade, large fresco painting on porch and sanctum walls
RadhakantaSupur (Joypur, Bankura)At ChalaRoy18th lateLaterite temple
Three Siva templesSupur (Joypur, Bankura)DeulRoy18th lateBrick rekha deul
SivaSupur (Joypur, Bankura)Char ChalaRoy18th lateBrick temple
RasmanchaSupur (Joypur, Bankura)RasmanchaRoy18th lateBrick octagonal structure
Krishna RayaBhagalpur (Kotulpur, Bankura)DalanRay1793Brick temple with superstructure plain except double row of empty niches, terracotta inscription
RasmanchaBhagalpur (Kotulpur, Bankura)Rasmancha18thLarge brick octagonal structure on high plinth
Krishna RayaBhagalpur (Kotulpur, Bankura)At ChalaRay18thBrick temple with triple-arched entrance porch, terracotta decorated facade, and large terracotta figures flanking sanctum entrance
DamodaraJibta (Kotulpur, Bankura)Pancha RatnaRay1833Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-entrance with crude terracotta vegetal floral and figural decoration all over the facade
Sridhara in BhadraparaKotulpur (Kotulpur, Bankura)Pancha RatnaBhadra1833Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-entrance, terracotta with figural and vegetal floral motifs all over the facade
Girigobardhan in BhadraparaKotulpur (Kotulpur, Bankura)Pancha RatnaBhadra19th earlyBrick temple with terracotta decoration and large stucco dvarapalaka and deity figures on front and side walls
Dolmancha in BhadraparaKotulpur (Kotulpur, Bankura)DolmanchaBhadra19thBrick structure, plain
Damodara in HaldarparaKotulpur (Kotulpur, Bankura)DalanHaldar1769Brick temple with traditional pillars and terracotta panels with inset stone carvings beneath cornice and on side walls, renovated
Damodara in BeneparaKotulpur (Kotulpur, Bankura)Nava RatnaNandi18th lateBrick temple, only central turret remains, terracotta dvarapalakas and a few wall panels survive
Vishnu in PurbaparaKotulpur (Kotulpur, Bankura)Pancha RatnaBandyopadhyay18th lateBrick temple with some terracotta panels on facade
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
SuryaSonatpal (Onda, Bankura)Deul11thMassive brick smooth curvilinear rekha deul, with rich stucco decoration, overgrown
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
Siva Temple in PurbaparaBalsi (Patrasayer, Bankura)At ChalaModak18thBrick temple in low-towered Bishnupuri style, triple-arched entrance porch, terracotta decoration on arch panels
Vishnu Temple in PurbaparaBalsi (Patrasayer, Bankura)DeulModak18thBrick rekha deul with terracotta decoration on arch panels
DolmanchaBalsi (Patrasayer, Bankura)Dolmancha18thBrick pancha ratna structure with ridged towers, less decorated
RasmanchaBalsi (Patrasayer, Bankura)Rasmancha18thBrick octagonal structure with straight cornices
AbandonedBalsi (Patrasayer, Bankura)Pancha RatnaChanda18thBrick temple with triple-arched entrance porch, two turrets fallen, large terracotta figures on arch panels
AbandonedBalsi (Patrasayer, Bankura)At Chala18thBrick temple with triple-arched entrance porch, fallen, terracotta battlescene above sanctum entrance arch
Siva temple in DakshinparaBamira (Patrasayer, Bankura)Nava Ratna18th lateBrick temple with ridged turrets, rich terracotta on two sides, mainly on arch panels, stairs to upper storey
Brindaban ChandraBirsingha (Patrasayer, Bankura)Pancha RatnaMalla Raghunatha Singha1638Laterite temple in Bishnupur style within broken laterite compound walls with corner turrets and nahabatkhana above entrance
Radha DamodaraBirsingha (Patrasayer, Bankura)At ChalaSebaram Pal1860Brick temple with stucco decoration
Radha-DamodarjiuBirsingha (Patrasayer, Bankura)Nava Ratna1855Brick temple with triple entrance, ridged turrets, terracotta facade
Damodara temple of Bara TaraphHadal-Narayanpur (Patrasayer, Bankura)Pancha RatnaMandal1806Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-entrance, terracotta with vegetal floral and figures on wall and arch panels
Radha Damodara of Meja TaraphHadal-Narayanpur (Patrasayer, Bankura)Nava RatnaMandal19thBrick temple with ridged turrets, rich terracotta facade
Rasmancha of BarabariHadal-Narayanpur (Patrasayer, Bankura)RasmanchaMandal1854Brick octagonal structure with curved cornices, and rich terracotta on eight sides
Radha Damodara in Chhota TaraphHadal-Narayanpur (Patrasayer, Bankura)Nava RatnaMandal19thBrick temple with rich terracotta facade, non-standard design
Damodara in MoyraparaKrishnanagar (Patrasayer, Bankura)At ChalaNag19thBrick temple in low-towered Bishnupuri style with mainly stucco and some terracotta decoration
Radha Damodara in TantiparaKrishnanagar (Patrasayer, Bankura)Nava RatnaPramanik19thBrick temple with terracotta decoration on arch panels of two facades
DamodaraKrishnanagar (Patrasayer, Bankura)At ChalaKundu19thBrick temple with stucco decoration
DolmanchaKrishnanagar (Patrasayer, Bankura)DolmanchaKundu19thBrick structure with seventeen turrets in three storeys
RaghuviraPatrasayer (Patrasayer, Bankura)At ChalaGhoshal19thLaterite temple in low-towered Bishnupuri style with triple-arched entrance porch, several terracotta panels inlaid into stone on facade
SivaPatrasayer (Patrasayer, Bankura)DeulGhoshal19thBrick pancha-ratha rekha deul, large terracotta figure on arch panel
KaliPatrasayer (Patrasayer, Bankura)DalanGhoshal19thBrick temple with triple-arched entrance porch, plaster vegetal decoration, large terracotta figures on back wall
SridharaPatrasayer (Patrasayer, Bankura)At ChalaGhoshal19thLaterite temple with triple-arched entrance porch, crude terracotta decoration on facade
AbandonedPatrasayer (Patrasayer, Bankura)At ChalaKarmakar19th lateLaterite temple with triple-arched entrance porch, crude terracotta and stucco decoration on facade
Kalinjaya SivaPatrasayer (Patrasayer, Bankura)Ek Ratna18th lateBrick temple, wide verandah surrounding sanctum, renovated
Gopinatha in BamunparaRampur (Patrasayer, Bankura)Ek RatnaGoswami19thBrick temple with triple-arched entrance, smooth rekha tower and slight terracotta
RasmanchaRampur (Patrasayer, Bankura)RasmanchaGoswami19thBrick octagonal structure with nine turrets
SivaRampur (Patrasayer, Bankura)OctagonalGoswami19thBrick temple with duplicated chala
SivaRampur (Patrasayer, Bankura)At ChalaGoswami19thBrick temple
Radha-KrishnaBikrampur (Simlapal, Bankura)At Chala19thBrick temple with triple-arched entrance porch, arch panels filled with terracotta figures, smaller panels around facade
Radha-KrishnaJorsya (Simlapal, Bankura)At Chala1873Brick temple in low-towered Bishnupuri style
Syama SundaraMadanpur (Sonamukhi, Bankura)Ek Ratna18th earlyBrick temple with ridged pancha-ratha rekha tower, triple-arched entrance porch on three sides, stairs to upper storey, largely plain
Siva in ChandraparaSonamukhi (Sonamukhi, Bankura)DeulChandra19thBrick rekha deul with ridged tower, rich terracotta decorated facade
Giri-GovardhanaSonamukhi (Sonamukhi, Bankura)Pancha Ratna19thBrick temple
SivaSonamukhi (Sonamukhi, Bankura)Deul19thBrick rekha deul with ridged tower
Sridhara in BazarparaSonamukhi (Sonamukhi, Bankura)25 RatnaTantubai1845Brick temple with triple-arched entrance porch and rich terracotta decoration on all four sides
Rasmancha in BazarparaSonamukhi (Sonamukhi, Bankura)RasmanchaTantubai19thBrick octagonal structure with curved cornices
Parsvanatha JainDeulbhira (Taldangra, Bankura)Deul11thLaterite rekha deul
Lakshmi JanardanaHarmasra (Taldangra, Bankura)Dalan19thBrick temple with modern pillars, stucco and terracotta decoration
RasmanchaHarmasra (Taldangra, Bankura)RasmanchaRay19thLaterite and brick temple on square base with terracotta and plasterwork decoration
Rama-KrishnaSabrakan (Taldangra, Bankura)At ChalaBir Singha II1677Laterite temple in low towered Bishnupuri style with triple-arched entrance porch, plain

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