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Jor Bangla Temples (33)

Temple Location Patron Date Description
Keshta RayaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Malla Raghunatha Singha1655Brick temple with charchala tower, rich terracotta on all four sides, inner walls of porch, and undersides of vault
MahaprabhuBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Malla Gopala Singha1734Brick temple, similar to Keshta Raya temple but with terracotta facade now fallen
Gopaljiu in BhattacharyaparaIndas (Indas, Bankura)Bhattacharya18th lateBrick temple, plain
AbandonedKanchannagar (Barddhaman, Barddhaman)Bardhaman Raj19thBrick temple with some terracotta panels
RaghunathaChhota Dighari (Hirapur, Barddhaman)Choubey18thSandstone temple with richly carved facade
Madan GopalGram Kalna (Jamalpur, Barddhaman)Roy17th lateBrick temple, terracotta decorated mainly with vegetal motifs
SiddhesvariKalna (Kalna, Barddhaman)Adhikari1740Brick temple with terracotta facade, mainly vegetal scrollwork and lotuses
Radha-KantaSingarkon (Kalna, Barddhaman)Goswami18th earlyBrick temple, rich terracotta decoration with early non-figural motifs
Varaha-VishnuKaigram (Mantesvar, Barddhaman)Brahmachari18th earlyBrick temple with rich terracotta facade
DamodaraAmadpur (Memari, Barddhaman)Dasnandi18th lateBrick temple with rich terracotta decoration
NarasimhaNabastha (Memari, Barddhaman)Goswami1861Brick temple with slight terracotta decoration
KaliItanda (Bolpur, Birbhum)18thBrick temple with rich terracotta facade
AbandonedNalia (Madhukhali, Faridpur)17thBrick temple
ChandiGandolpara (Panchla, Howrah)Haldar1768Brick temple, largely plain
ChaitanyadevaGuptipara (Balagarh, Hugli)Bisweswar Ray17th earlyBrick temple with early terracotta motifs, renovated
BishalakhhiSenet (Dadpur, Hugli)Bardhaman Raj1822Brick temple with terracotta figures and vegetal scrollwork on facade
BasuliDasghara (Dhaniakhali, Hugli)Bandyopadhyay18th earlyBrick temple, largely plain
Durga temple in RautparaBali Dewanganj (Goghat, Hugli)Raut19thBrick temple with nava ratna superstructure, large terracotta figures on facade, especially in niches below cornice
Annapurna temple in JhaptalaMahanad (Polba, Hugli)18th lateBrick temple, plain
GovindaKotakol (Lakshmipasa, Jessore)1732Brick temple with terracotta facade
AbandonedLohagara (Lakshmipasa, Jessore)18th earlyBrick temple with terracotta facade
NarayanaRaygram (Lakshmipasa, Jessore)18th earlyBrick temple with terracotta decorated facade
GovindaSalnagar (Lakshmipasa, Jessore)18th earlyBrick temple with terracotta decorated facade
Abandoned temple in DakshinbazarChandrakona (Chandrakona, Medinipur)17thLaterite temple with extensive stucco decoration
AbandonedPaikpari (Debra, Medinipur)Pramanik19thBrick temple, plain
DayamayiSaidabad (Behrampore, Murshidabad)1759Brick temple, plain
GangesvaraBaranagar (Jiaganj, Murshidabad)Rani Bhabani18thBrick temple with rich terracotta facade
GovindaPachanpara (Raghunathganj, Murshidabad)18thBrick temple, plain
Radha-KrishnaBirnagar (Ranaghat, Nadia)1694Brick temple with terracotta facade
Gopinatha temple in KalachandparaPabna (Pabna, Pabna)17thBrick temple with rich terracotta facade
AbandonedPanchakotgarh (Nituria, Purulia)18thTwo large laterite temples, overgrown
Shyam ChandChakaltor (Purulia, Purulia)18thBrick temple with slight terracotta decoration
AbandonedBero (Santuri, Purulia)18thBrick temple, plain

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