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Pancha Ratna Temples (261)

Temple Location Patron Date Description
Radha-Ballabha in PathakparaBankura (Bankura, Bankura)Pathak18thBrick temple with triple-arched entrance porch, ridged turrets, terracotta decorated facade with vegetal motifs and figures on arch panels
Vishnu temple in SrirampurparaRajagram (Bankura, Bankura)Kundu19thBrick temple with triple entrance, terracotta and stucco on facades
VishnuKadasol (Barjora, Bankura)Gharui19th earlyBrick temple with ridged rekha turret, triple-arched entrance porch, lively terracotta arch and wall panels, including rasamandala
Kala ChandSaharjora (Barjora, Bankura)1819Brick temple with triple-arched entrance porch, only one of the smooth straight-edged turrets, the central one, remains
Syama RayaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Malla 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)Malla 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
BasuliChhatna (Chhatna, Bankura)1871Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-entrance, terracotta with vegetal floral motifs all over the facade
Lakshmi NarayanaMetyala (Gangajalghati, Bankura)1718Brick temple in Bishnupur style, terracotta facade
Radha Kanta in DakshinparaAkui (Indas, Bankura)Kanuram Das1764Brick temple with rich terracotta facade
Vishnu in BhattacharyaparaIndas (Indas, Bankura)Moira19th earlyBrick temple, plain
Syama Chand at Dakshin BadhBaital (Joypur, Bankura)1660Laterite temple in Bishnupur style, plain
Radha Damodara at Uttar BadhBaital (Joypur, Bankura)1691Laterite temple in Bishnupur style, plain
Gokul ChandGokulnagar (Joypur, Bankura)1639Laterite temple in Bishnupur style, stucco decoration
Damodara in KamarparaMaynapur (Joypur, Bankura)Karmakar1845Brick temple with straight-edged turrets, terracotta facade
AbandonedRautkhanda (Joypur, Bankura)Dey18thBrick temple with triple-arched entrance and rich terracotta decoration on facade, large fresco painting on porch and sanctum walls
DamodaraJibta (Kotulpur, Bankura)Ray1833Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-entrance with crude terracotta vegetal floral and figural decoration all over the facade
Sridhara in BhadraparaKotulpur (Kotulpur, Bankura)Bhadra1833Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-entrance, terracotta with figural and vegetal floral motifs all over the facade
Girigobardhan in BhadraparaKotulpur (Kotulpur, Bankura)Bhadra19th earlyBrick temple with terracotta decoration and large stucco dvarapalaka and deity figures on front and side walls
Vishnu in PurbaparaKotulpur (Kotulpur, Bankura)Bandyopadhyay18th lateBrick temple with some terracotta panels on facade
AbandonedBalsi (Patrasayer, Bankura)Chanda18thBrick temple with triple-arched entrance porch, two turrets fallen, large terracotta figures on arch panels
Brindaban ChandraBirsingha (Patrasayer, Bankura)Malla Raghunatha Singha1638Laterite temple in Bishnupur style within broken laterite compound walls with corner turrets and nahabatkhana above entrance
Damodara temple of Bara TaraphHadal-Narayanpur (Patrasayer, Bankura)Mandal1806Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-entrance, terracotta with vegetal floral and figures on wall and arch panels
Giri-GovardhanaSonamukhi (Sonamukhi, Bankura)19thBrick temple
Radha MadhabKhandra (Andal, Barddhaman)Sarkar1721Laterite temple in Bishnupur style, with porch verandah on all four sides, plain
Lakshmi-NarayanaKhandra (Andal, Barddhaman)Sarkar1902Laterite temple in Bishnupur style, with rich decoration on facade
Sita RamaUkhra (Andal, Barddhaman)Handy1740Laterite temple in the Bishnupur style, largely plain
Damodar ChandraAmaragarh (Ausgram, Barddhaman)Roy19th earlyBrick temple with rich terracotta decoration on facade
SivaAmaragarh (Ausgram, Barddhaman)Mukherjee19th earlyBrick temple with some terracotta decoration on facade, decaying
AbandonedAmaragarh (Ausgram, Barddhaman)Roy Mandal18th lateBrick temple with triple-arched entrance facade, terracotta decorated with vegetal, floral and figural panels but not on base
AbandonedBahadurpur (Ausgram, Barddhaman)Ganguly18th earlyBrick temple with ridged rekha turrets and triple-arched entrance porch, terracotta decoration with vegetal floral and figures, painted, decaying
SivaBelgram (Ausgram, Barddhaman)Mukherjee19th earlyBrick temple with ridged turrets, single-entrance, terracotta decorated with mainly vegetal and floral motifs
SridharjiuEral (Ausgram, Barddhaman)Dey18th lateBrick temple, plain
GopalHat Kirtinagar (Ausgram, Barddhaman)Chatterjee1784Brick temple, terracotta decorated with figural and vegetal panels
KrishnaKhatnagar (Ausgram, Barddhaman)1774Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance and terracotta decorated with vegetal floral motifs all over the facade
Lakshmi JanardanMaukhira (Ausgram, Barddhaman)Roy1801Brick temple with ridged turrets and triple-arched entrance porch and rich terracotta facade, mainly vegetal floral motifs
Mitraswara SivaBarddhaman (Barddhaman, Barddhaman)Burdwan Raj19th earlyBrick temple with char-chala central tower, some terracotta panels
SivaHat Gobindapur (Barddhaman, Barddhaman)Chakraborty18thBrick temple with ridged turrets, single-entrance and terracotta decorated with mainly with vegetal and floral motifs
AbandonedKanchannagar (Barddhaman, Barddhaman)Bardhaman Raj19th earlyBrick temple with some terracotta vegetal and figure panels
Panchanan SivaKanchannagar (Barddhaman, Barddhaman)Goswami19thBrick temple with some vegetal and figural terracotta panels
DakshineswarRayan (Barddhaman, Barddhaman)Nandi18th lateBrick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance and terracotta facades fully decorated with figures
SivaSaktigarh (Barddhaman, Barddhaman)Adhikari19th lateBrick temple, plain, renovated
NarayanBaman Nara (Bhatar, Barddhaman)Dey19th lateBrick temple, terracotta decorated
Radha KrishnaEruar (Bhatar, Barddhaman)Bhattacharya19thBrick temples, terracotta decorated with mainly vegetal motifs
SivaEruar (Bhatar, Barddhaman)Pal19thBrick temple with single arched entrance, ridged turrets, and facade fully decorated with terracotta figures
NarayanOrgram (Bhatar, Barddhaman)Kar19th earlyBrick temple with some terracotta decoration
AbandonedBikrampur (Galsi, Barddhaman)18th earlyBrick temple with terracotta facade
Lakshmi JanardanaMankar (Galsi, Barddhaman)Kar19thBrick temple, largely plain
AbandonedMankar (Galsi, Barddhaman)Goswami19th earlyBrick temple with rich terracotta facade
AbandonedMankar (Galsi, Barddhaman)Mondal19th earlyBrick temple with rich terracotta facade
AbandonedMankar (Galsi, Barddhaman)Nag19thBrick temple with facade fully decorated with terracotta panels
Siva temple in RaypurMankar (Galsi, Barddhaman)Datta19thBrick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance and terracotta facades fully decorated with figures
Jora SivaSarul (Galsi, Barddhaman)Bhattacharya18thBrick temples with some terracotta decoration, birds and vegetal panels
SivaSilla (Galsi, Barddhaman)Mondal19thBrick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance, terracotta vegetal, floral and figural decoration, but not on base
SivaAjhapur (Jamalpur, Barddhaman)Gui1815Brick temple with single-arched entrance, terracotta decorated with vegetal and floral motifs
SivaDuttapara (Jamalpur, Barddhaman)Dutta19thBrick temple with terracotta decoration, mainly vegetal motifs
SridharaHiranyagram (Jamalpur, Barddhaman)Panja1749Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance, rich terracotta with vegetal, figural, and floral motifs all over the facade
RameswarMasagram (Jamalpur, Barddhaman)Chowdhury19th earlyBrick temple with ridged turrets, single-arched entrance and terracotta decorated with mainly vegetal and floral motifs, renovated
Radha GovindaSadipur (Jamalpur, Barddhaman)Laha18thBrick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance and terracotta with vegetal floral motifs all over the facade
SivaBaidyapur (Kalna, Barddhaman)Nandi19thBrick temple with ridged turrets, single-entrance, terracotta decorated mainly with vegetal and floral motifs
SivaKalna (Kalna, Barddhaman)Bardhaman Raj18thBrick temple with ridged rekha turrets and triple-arched entrance, plain
AbandonedSingarkon (Kalna, Barddhaman)Kundu18th lateBrick temple with some terracotta decoration
SivaAjodhya (Kanksa, Barddhaman)Datta19th earlyBrick temple with rich terracotta facade
Gopeswar SivaBankati (Kanksa, Barddhaman)Roy1832Brick temple with ridged turrets, single-arched entrance, rich terracotta decoration on facade
Metal RathaBankati (Kanksa, Barddhaman)Roy19thRich brass engraving
AbandonedPanagarh (Kanksa, Barddhaman)Nayek19th earlyBrick temple, terracotta decorated mainly with vegetal and figural panels
AbandonedPanagarh (Kanksa, Barddhaman)Garai19th earlyBrick temple with rich terracotta decoration
Bishnu DamodarPanagarh (Kanksa, Barddhaman)Kongar1790Brick temple with rich terracotta decoration
Aseswar SivaPrayagpur (Kanksa, Barddhaman)Barai18thBrick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance and terracotta decorated with vegetal floral motifs all over the facade
Radha GovindaJagadanandapur (Katwa, Barddhaman)Ghosh and Chowdhury1839Stone temple with richly carved facade
Bholanatha SivaSribati (Katwa, Barddhaman)Chandra1836Brick temple with rich terracotta facade
Radha BallabhKhandaghosh (Khandaghosh, Barddhaman)Ghosh17thBrick temple, terracotta decorated mainly with vegetal motifs
SivaKhandaghosh (Khandaghosh, Barddhaman)Sarkar19thBrick temple with some vegetal and figural terracotta panels
GovindaSankari (Khandaghosh, Barddhaman)Majumdar1763Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance porch, terracotta decorated with vegetal floral motifs all over the facade
Abandoned SimhavahiniSankari (Khandaghosh, Barddhaman)Mallick1762Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance porch, terracotta decorated with vegetal floral motifs all over the facade
SivaBegunia (Memari, Barddhaman)Chakravarti1745Brick temple with slight terracotta decoration
ChandiBegut (Memari, Barddhaman)Samanta19th earlyBrick temple with ridged turrets, single-entrance and terracotta decoration on two sides, mainly vegetal and floral motifs
AbandonedKaranda (Memari, Barddhaman)Makar19th earlyBrick temple with ridged turrets, single-arched entrance, and terracotta decorated with mainly vegetal panels
SridharaKaranda (Memari, Barddhaman)Roy19th earlyBrick temple with smooth, straight-edged turrets, terracotta decorated with vegetal and figure panels
SivaKaranda (Memari, Barddhaman)Roy19th earlyBrick temple with rich terracotta facade
JanardanKaranda (Memari, Barddhaman)Roy1818Brick temple with some terracotta panels
AbandonedPanchkhea (Memari, Barddhaman)Dey18th earlyBrick temple terracotta decorated with vegetal, figural and floral motifs
SivaUntia (Memari, Barddhaman)Chowdhury18th lateBrick temple with smooth, straight-edged turrets, slight terracotta decoration
AbandonedBara Bainan (Rayna, Barddhaman)Ghosh18th lateBrick temple, rich terracotta decoration
Siva temple in BazarparaItanda (Bolpur, Birbhum)18thBrick temple with ridged turrets, single-arched entrance, terracotta figures above arch and around facade only
Siva temple in HattalaSupur (Bolpur, Birbhum)1821Brick temple with some terracotta decoration
Lakshmi JanardanaSurul (Bolpur, Birbhum)Sarkar19thBrick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance, with rich terracotta decoration
Siva temple in MitraparaChhinpai (Dubrajpur, Birbhum)Mitra18thBrick temple
Siva temple in ChasaparaChhinpai (Dubrajpur, Birbhum)1760Brick temple with slight terracotta decoration
Lakshmi-Janardana in BamunparaIlambazar (Ilambazar, Birbhum)1846Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance and rich terracotta decorated facade
Siva temple in Mallesvara complexMallarpur (Mayuresvar, Birbhum)18thBrick temple with decorated phulpathar facade
Siva temple in Chattopadhyay ParaCharkalgram (Nanur, Birbhum)Debicharan Chattapadhyay1839Brick temple with rich terracotta facade
SivaJalandi (Nanur, Birbhum)19thBrick temple with terracotta decorated facade
Prana GopalaGopalganj (Dinajpur, Dinajpur)1745Brick temple
SridharaPantihal (Jagatballabhpur, Howrah)18thBrick temple with ridged turrets, single-arched entrance, terracotta battle scene on arch panel
AbandonedBasudebpur (Arambagh, Hugli)18thBrick temple, terracotta decorated
RamgopalGaurhati (Arambagh, Hugli)Mandal19th earlyBrick temple with slight terracotta
DamodaraGaurhati (Arambagh, Hugli)Guha1808Brick temple
SivaHatbasantapur (Arambagh, Hugli)China18thBrick temple with slight terracotta decoration
AbandonedLakshmipur (Arambagh, Hugli)Adhikari1840Brick temple with triple-arched entrance, smooth turrets and slight terracotta decoration on facade
MahavidyaSomra (Balagarh, Hugli)Ramshankar Ray1765Brick temple, plain
Jora SivaSripur (Balagarh, Hugli)Mustafi19th earlyBrick temples with ridged turrets, single-arched entrance, terracotta decorated with mainly vegetal and floral motifs
SivaSukharia (Balagarh, Hugli)Mustafi18th lateBrick temple, largely plain, with open verandah on all sides, within Ananda Bhairava complex
GaneshSukharia (Balagarh, Hugli)Mustafi18th earlyBrick temple, with ridged rekha turrets, terracotta decoration on arch panel, wall panels and columns, within Ananda Bhairava complex
MalleswaraBarijhati (Chanditala, Hugli)17thBrick temple with ridged turrets and triple-arched entrance, facades decorated with some terracotta figures
Lakshmi Janardan in Kanakshali KadamtalaChunchura (Chunchura, Hugli)Sarkar1783Brick temple, plain
SivaSahaganj-Khamarpara (Chunchura, Hugli)Ray18thBrick temple on square base with ridged turrets, terracotta decorated
AbandonedKrishnapur (Dadpur, Hugli)19th earlyBrick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance and terracotta with vegetal floral motifs on facade
SivaMakalpur (Dadpur, Hugli)Chitra Singha1831Brick temple, plain
Siva temple in SidhantaparaBasua (Beso) (Dhaniakhali, Hugli)19thBrick temple, plain
SivaChaitanyabati-Bagnan (Dhaniakhali, Hugli)Basu19th earlyBrick temple with slight terracotta decoration
SivaChopa (Dhaniakhali, Hugli)Majumdar19thBrick temple with slight terracotta mainly vegetal scrollwork
GopinathaDasghara (Dhaniakhali, Hugli)Sadananda Biswas1729Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance porch, rich terracotta on three facades, fully decorated with figures
AbandonedDharampur (Dhaniakhali, Hugli)Koley19th lateBrick temple with vegetal terracotta decoration
SridharaGopalpur (Dhaniakhali, Hugli)Ghosh19th lateBrick temple with rich terracotta facade
Jora Siva TemplesGurap (Dhaniakhali, Hugli)Nag19thBrick temples with ridged turrets and single-arched entrance, terracotta decorated on two facades but with mainly vegetal motifs
SivaSomaspur (Dhaniakhali, Hugli)Mukhopadhyay19thBrick temple with vegetal terracotta decoration, renovated
Sarbamangala in RautparaBali Dewanganj (Goghat, Hugli)Raut19thBrick temple with curved ridged Turrets, slight terracotta on facade
Abandoned in DalalparaBali Dewanganj (Goghat, Hugli)Dalal1747Brick temple with rich terracotta facade
VishnuHazipur (Goghat, Hugli)Ghosh1869Brick temple with rich terracotta facade
AbandonedKayapat (Goghat, Hugli)19thBrick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance porch and terracotta facades fully decorated with figures
RaghunathKolagachhia (Goghat, Hugli)Das1762Brick temple, terracotta decorated
VishnuMamudpur (Goghat, Hugli)Roy1806Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance porch and terracotta facades fully decorated with figures
Syama SundaraMemanpur (Goghat, Hugli)Goswami17thLaterite temple in the Bishnupur style, with ridged rekha turrets, triple arched entrance porch, plain
Radha DamodaraSyambazar (Goghat, Hugli)Datta1790Brick temple with terracotta decorated facade
Radha DamodaraSyambazar (Goghat, Hugli)Das19th lateBrick temple with terracotta decorated facade
SivaHaripal (Haripal, Hugli)Roy18thBrick temple with ridged turrets, single-arched entrance, terracotta facade fully decorated with figures
DamodaraRajbalhat (Jangipara, Hugli)Datta1723Brick temple with slight terracotta decoration
SimhavahiniBirlok (Khanakul, Hugli)Khan18th lateBrick temple, triple-arched entrances flanked with terracotta figures
RajrajesvaraSenhat (Khanakul, Hugli)Datta1858Brick temple with smooth rekha turrets, triple-arched entrance, and rich terracotta decoration on facade
RaghunathUdaypur (Khanakul, Hugli)Damodar Seth1816Brick temple
Jora Siva templesBansberia (Mogra, Hugli)Nandan19thBrick temples, larely plain
AbandonedBoragari (Pandua, Hugli)Tambuli1812Brick temple with ridged turrets, single-arched entrance, and terracotta decorated mainly with vegetal and floral motifs
SivaIlchhoba (Pandua, Hugli)Das18thBrick temple with ridged turrets single-arched entrance and terracotta decorated facade with figures
SivaSatithan (Polba, Hugli)Ramchandra Ghosh1776Brick temple with vegetal and figural terracotta decoration
AbandonedBaikunthapur (Pursura, Hugli)Singha Ray19thBrick temple with ridged turrets, terracotta decorated facade
AbandonedBhangamora (Pursura, Hugli)Moira19thBrick temple with ridged turrets, single-arched entrance and fully decorated terracotta facade with arch and wall panels
SivaDihibatpur (Pursura, Hugli)Sarkar1756Small brick temple with ridged turrets, single-arched entrance terracotta facade fully decorated with figures
AbandonedIchhapur (Pursura, Hugli)Singha Ray19thBrick temple, with vegetal terracotta decoration
GopinathaSowaluk (Pursura, Hugli)Goswami18thBrick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance porch and fully decorated terracotta facades with figures
TaramandirUttarpara (Uttarpara, Hugli)Panchanan Bandyopadhyay1794Brick temple with single-arched entrance and terracotta decorated facade with figure panels
HarekrishnaMuhammadpur (Jessore, Jessore)Majumdar1703Brick temple with at-chala turrets, rich terracotta facade
MahadevaNaldanga (Jessore, Jessore)1733Massive brick temple with chala turrets, octagonal central tower, and rich terracotta on three facades
RaghunathjiuGarhbari (Bhagabanpur, Medinipur)Ray18th lateBrick temple, plain
GopimohanjiuBaikunthapur (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Goswami18th earlyBrick temple with rich terracotta facade
Ramesvara temple in Raghunath ThakurbariChandrakona (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Bardhaman Raj1765Laterite temple in Bishnupur style
Santinatha temple in IlambazarChandrakona (Chandrakona, Medinipur)19thBrick temple with rich terracotta and stucco decoration
Radha Govinda temple in IlambazarChandrakona (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Chabri1870Brick temple with rich terracotta and stucco decoration
Mallesvara temple in MalleswarpurChandrakona (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Maharaj Tejchandra1831Laterite temple in Bishnupur style with several stucco figures
ShyamchandrajiuJayantipur (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Chowdhury1845Brick temple with rich terracotta facade
RaghunathjiuKamargere (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Samui1854Brick temple with rich stucco decoration
Radha Damodara temple in MalparaKshirpai (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Datta1817Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance with rich terracotta figural and vegetal floral decoration on facade
SitalaKshirpai (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Chakraborty18thBrick temple with rich terracotta facade
Dayamoy SivaLakshmipur (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Chakraborty1807Brick temple with terracotta decoration
Abandoned temple in NatunhatRamjibanpur (Chandrakona, Medinipur)1808Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance, and terracotta facades fully decorated with figures
BishnuRamjibanpur (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Sil19th earlyBrick temple with terracotta decorated facade and richly carved wooden door
DamodarRamjibanpur (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Pramanik1840Brick temple with some terracotta decoration
Lakshmi JanardanRamjibanpur (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Singha19thBrick temple with some terracotta decoration
Lakshmi Janardan in BazarparaRamjibanpur (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Hota19th earlyBrick temple with terracotta decoration
Siva in BazarparaRamjibanpur (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Hota19th earlyBrick temple with terracotta decoration
DamodarBalipata (Daspur, Medinipur)Roy19thBrick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets and rich terracotta decoration
MahaprabhuBrindabanpur (Daspur, Medinipur)Adhikari1827Brick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets, some terracotta decoration
Radha GovindaChechua Gobindanagar (Daspur, Medinipur)Goswami1781Brick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets and rich terracotta facade
Lakshmi JanardanaDaspur (Daspur, Medinipur)Pal1791Brick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets and rich terracotta decoration
AbandonedDaspur (Daspur, Medinipur)Chakraborty1847Brick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets and rich terracotta decoration
Radha BinodDihi Baliharpur (Daspur, Medinipur)Roy1798Brick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets and rich terracotta decoration
Lakshmi Janardan in UttarparaGoura (Daspur, Medinipur)Hanra1824Brick temple with rich terracotta facade
SivaHosenpur (Daspur, Medinipur)18thBrick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets with slight terracotta decoration
SridharjiuJaykrishnapur (Daspur, Medinipur)Hazra19th lateBrick temple with stucco decoration
SitalaJotmuri (Daspur, Medinipur)Jana19thBrick temple
Raghunath and GopaljiuKadilpur (Daspur, Medinipur)Datta1799Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance with rich terracotta decorated facade and wooden door with carved panels
SivaKhorda-Bishnupur (Daspur, Medinipur)Roy1849Brick temple with triple-arched entrance facade and rich terracotta decoration on arch panels
Madana MohanaKismat Narajol (Daspur, Medinipur)18th lateBrick temple, plain
RadhaballabhKisorpur (Daspur, Medinipur)Goswami1772Large brick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets, some terracotta and stucco decoration
Sitala temple near PalashpaiKolmijor (Daspur, Medinipur)1810Brick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets and rich terracotta decoration
RadhashyamaKolmijor (Daspur, Medinipur)Das18thBrick temple, ruined
SridharjiuKotalpur (Daspur, Medinipur)Bhuiyan1813Brick temple with terracotta wall panels
JayadurgaNarajol (Daspur, Medinipur)Khan18thLaterite temple with curved ridged turrets, largely plain
Lakshmi JanardanNimtala (Daspur, Medinipur)Dalal19thBrick temple with some terracotta decoration
Krishna BalaramaRabidaspur (Daspur, Medinipur)Adhikari1827Brick temple with rich terracotta facade
Dadhi BamanaRadhakantapur (Daspur, Medinipur)Bose1770Brick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets and rich terracotta decoration
ShyamsundaraRaghunathpur (Daspur, Medinipur)Goswami1822Brick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets and rich terracotta decoration
Dadhi BamanaRamdaspur (Daspur, Medinipur)Maity19thBrick temple with smooth straight-edged turrets and terracotta decorated facade
Raghunath in UttarparaSamat (Daspur, Medinipur)Panda1839Brick temple with terracotta facade including musician and guardian figures
Syama SundaraSaulan (Daspur, Medinipur)Adhikari19thBrick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance and rich terracotta decoration
RaghunathaSridharpur (Daspur, Medinipur)Samanta19th lateBrick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets and rich terracotta decoration
SitalaSuratpur (Daspur, Medinipur)Hazra1849Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-entrance arch, terracotta decorated with vegetal floral motifs all over the facade
AbandonedSuratpur (Daspur, Medinipur)Pahari19th earlyBrick temple with some terracotta decoration
Sitala temple in MarotalaUttar Dhankhal (Daspur, Medinipur)Bhattacharya1863Brick temple with smooth straight-edged turrets, slight terracotta decoration
Lakshmi JanardanUttar Dhankhal (Daspur, Medinipur)Bhuiyan1832Brick temple with stucco decoration above entrance arches, and wooden door with carved panels
DamodaraUttar Gobindapur (Daspur, Medinipur)Bhuiyan1845Brick temple, plain
SitaramjiuAmodpur (Debra, Medinipur)Pal19th earlyBrick temple with triple arched entrance porch, rich terracotta decorated facade, with figures above arches
RaghunathAmodpur (Debra, Medinipur)Bhattacharya1819Brick temple with triple-arched entrance and terracotta panels around entrance frame
RaghunathAmodpur (Debra, Medinipur)Jana19th earlyBrick temple, largely plain
SridharaDamtor (Debra, Medinipur)Sasmal1931Brick temple with smooth straight-edged turrets with some terracotta decoration
RaghunathaDinapur (Debra, Medinipur)Chakraborty1804Brick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets and rich terracotta decoration
Shyama RayaGayespur (Debra, Medinipur)Kuiti1770Brick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets, slight terracotta decoration, abandoned
Lakshmi JanardanGolgram (Debra, Medinipur)18th lateBrick temple with ridged turrets, abandoned
SridharaJamuna-Vaishnavchak (Debra, Medinipur)Hui1860Brick temple with rich terracotta decoration
Nrisingha temple near Kasai RiverKhanamohan (Debra, Medinipur)Panre1815Brick temple, abandoned, but with rich stucco decoration
RaghunathLoada (Debra, Medinipur)Modak1805Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance, terracotta facade decorated with figures
SimhavahiniPaikpari (Debra, Medinipur)Pramanik1770Brick temple with curved ridged turrets and rich terracotta facade
AbandonedPunapat (Debra, Medinipur)Ghosh1791Brick temple with some terracotta decoration
AbandonedPunapat (Debra, Medinipur)Bose18thBrick temple with some terracotta decoration
SivaBhattagram (Garhbeta, Medinipur)Bhattacharya1871Brick temple with stucco decoration mainly birds and vegetal motifs
DamodarJoardanga (Garhbeta, Medinipur)Kundu1926Brick temple with rich terracotta decoration
Radha DamodarTalbandi (Garhbeta, Medinipur)Dey18th lateBrick temple with rich terracotta decoration
BishnuDalpatipur (Ghatal, Medinipur)Midhya1825Brick temple with terracotta decoration, figural and vegetal motifs
AbandonedDalpatipur (Ghatal, Medinipur)Jana19th lateBrick temple with terracotta decoration
RaghunathjiuDandipur (Ghatal, Medinipur)Bangal19th earlyBrick temple with rich terracotta facade
Radha Govinda temple in Konnagar-SouthGhatal (Ghatal, Medinipur)Goswami19th earlyBrick temple with triple-arched entrance and slight stucco decoration
SridharjiuIshwarpur (Ghatal, Medinipur)Ghosh19th earlyBrick temple with straight cornice, terracotta panels around entrance
RaghunathKatan (Ghatal, Medinipur)1837Brick temple
Damodarjiu temple in BrahmanparaKharar (Ghatal, Medinipur)Bandyopadhyay19th earlyBrick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets, slight terracotts decoration on facade
Temple in PubparaKharar (Ghatal, Medinipur)Gharui1861Brick temple with slight terracotta decoration
Lakshmi JanardanKongarpur (Ghatal, Medinipur)Ghosh19th earlyBrick temple with stucco decoration above entrance arches and stucco figures on central turret
GopalNabagram (Ghatal, Medinipur)Roy1709Brick temple with rich terracotta decoration
RaghunathaRadhanagar (Ghatal, Medinipur)1718Laterite temple with curved ridged turrets largely plain
SinghabahiniUdayganj (Ghatal, Medinipur)Hazra1827Brick temple with slight terracotta decoration
Sridharjiu temple in PaschimparaYakubpur (Ghatal, Medinipur)Parui1839Brick temple with stucco decoration and slight terracotta, wooden door with several carved panels
Abandoned temple at west end of villageYakubpur (Ghatal, Medinipur)Ghosh19th earlyBrick temple with terracotta panels below cornice
Lakshmi JanardanBagrui (Keshpur, Medinipur)Jana19thBrick temple with terracotta decorated facade
Jhareswar SivaKanasol (Keshpur, Medinipur)Jana1834Brick temple with smooth straight-edged turrets and rich terracotta facade
Radha KrishnaHashimpur (Kesiari, Medinipur)Sau19thBrick temple with straight cornice
Kameshwar SivaAmrakuchi (Kespur, Medinipur)19th earlyBrick temple with ridged turrets, plain
Raghunatha temple in HetlaparaAnandapur (Kespur, Medinipur)Sarkar1893Large brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-entrance porch and facades fully decorated with terracotta and stucco figures
Damodara temple in MadhyaparaAnandapur (Kespur, Medinipur)Bag1870Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-entrance porch, terracotta decorated with figures and vegetal floral motifs, carved wooden doors on east and south walls
Lakshmi Varaha temple in DharaparaChak Kalindi (Kharagpur, Medinipur)Dhara19th earlyBrick temple, plain, wooden door with carved panels
RaghunathKainta (Kharagpur, Medinipur)Dey1804Brick temple with terracotta panels above arches and below the cornice
Lakshmi Janardan in RautparaKainta (Kharagpur, Medinipur)Das1882Brick temple, abandoned, plain
DamodarjiuKhelar (Kharagpur, Medinipur)Basu1868Brick temple with triple-arched entrance and stucco decoration above entrance, multiple inscriptions
Nahabatkhana of RadhagovindaGopiballabhpur (Medinipur, Medinipur)18th earlyBrick pancha-ratna structure
HanumanaMedinipur (Medinipur, Medinipur)Mukherjee19thBrick temple with some stucco decoration
DharmarajPathra (Medinipur, Medinipur)19thBrick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets and slight terracotta decoration
Three Siva temples near NilkutiPathra (Medinipur, Medinipur)Banerjee1865Brick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets, slight terracotta and stucco decoration
Radha GobindaDakshin Moinadal (Panskura, Medinipur)Arthal1738Brick temple with terracotta decoration
Radha BallabhGopimohanpur (Panskura, Medinipur)Goswami18thBrick temple with terracotta figures above central arch only
Lakshmi JanardanKantaboni (Panskura, Medinipur)Jana1821Brick temple with rich terracotta facade and wooden door with carved panels
Radha MadhabMangloi (Panskura, Medinipur)Maity1856Brick temple with rich terracotta facade
Radha GobindaPurba Gopalpur (Panskura, Medinipur)Adhikari1774Brick temple with rich terracotta facade
Sidhinatha SivaSyamsundar-Patna (Panskura, Medinipur)Asthal1768Brick temple with triple-arched entrance, terracotta decoration and carved wooden door
RaghunathSyamsundar-Patna (Panskura, Medinipur)Pahari1813Brick temple with triple-arched entrance, terracotta decorated facade and richly carved wooden door
SitalaPanchetgarh (Pataspur, Medinipur)18thBrick temple, plain
Ratneswar SivaGobardhanpur (Pingla, Medinipur)Basu18th lateBrick temple with terracotta panels around facade
SivaGopikantabarh (Pingla, Medinipur)Pal19th earlyBrick temple, plain
RaghunathjiuGopikantabarh (Pingla, Medinipur)Pal1768Brick temple with terracotta vegetal decoration and lotuses
RamchandraJalchak (Pingla, Medinipur)Bhattacharya1817Brick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets and rich terracotta decoration
SridharaJamna (Pingla, Medinipur)Dinda19th earlyBrick temple with rich terracotta decoration
BhubaneswariRajballabh (Pingla, Medinipur)Palit18th lateBrick temple with curved ridged turrets, terracotta decorated but front facade fallen
DamodaraTildaganj (Pingla, Medinipur)Bhattacharya1817Brick temple with rich terracotta facade
SyamasundaraKolanda (Sabang, Medinipur)Bhuiyan18th lateBrick temple, turrets ruined, terracotta decoration on facade
Lakshmi JanardanMadhyabarh (Sabang, Medinipur)Kulya19th earlyBrick temple with smooth straight-edged turrets, terracotta decorated with figures and vegetal motifs
Lakshmi JanardanaSrirampur (Sabang, Medinipur)Jana1870Brick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets, rich terracotta decoration on facade
Janaki BallabhaTilandapara (Sabang, Medinipur)Maity1810Brick temple with smooth curved-edged turrets, rich terracotta on three sides, stucco on fourth
Siva temple at SivalayaJugasara (Burdwan, Murshidabad)19thBrick temple with very large central tower and small clustering corner towers
Brindaban ChandraGobarhati (Kandi, Murshidabad)1772Brick temple with ridged turrets, triple-arched entrance, terracotta decorated with vegetal and floral motifs on facade
RatnesvaraBhattamati (Nabagram, Murshidabad)18thBrick temple with single entrance, ridged rekha turrets, and tri-ratha projections
Kasinatha templeSantipur (Santipur, Nadia)1908Brick temple with atchala turrets, plain
AbandonedPanchakotgarh (Nituria, Purulia)18thTwo laterite temples in Bishnupur style with rich terracotta decoration on facades
GovindaPuthia (Puthia, Rajshahi)Puthia Raj18thLarge brick temple with triple-arched entrance, chala turrets and rich terracotta on four sides
SivaPuthia (Puthia, Rajshahi)Puthia Raj19thLarge brick temple with straight cornices and large sekhari turrets, stucco decorated
AbandonedMadhur Kismat (Gangarampur, West Dinajpur)19thBrick temple with ridged turrets, single-arched entrance, terracotta and stucco on two sides

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