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Ek Ratna Temples (54)

Temple Location Patron Date Description
NandalalaSaharjora (Barjora, Bankura)1720Laterite temple with ridged rekha tower, triple-arched entrance porch
MadanmohanSaharjora (Barjora, Bankura)19thLaterite temple with ridged rekha turret, renovated
Kala ChandBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Malla Raghunatha Singha1656Laterite temple with ridged rekha tower, triple entrance porches on four sides, triple row of sculpture panels on facade
Radha GovindaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)1729Laterite temple with ridged rekha tower, triple entrance porch on front, double row of panels on facade, miniature replica nearby
NandalalaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)18thLaterite temple with ridged rekha tower, some stucco decoration
Radha MadhavaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)1737Laterite 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)Malla Gopala Singha1726Laterite temples with ridged rekha tower, slight terracotta on north temple, extensive sculpture on smaller, centre temple
LaljiBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Malla Bir Singha II1658Laterite temple within enclosure, ridged rekha tower, largely plain, painted arch panels, ruined bhogamandapa
Radha SyamaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Malla 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)Malla Rani Chudamani1665Laterite temple with covered, arched pathway surrounding the base, stairs to upper storey
Madana-MohanaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Malla 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
Radha KantaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)18thLarge brick temple near Madana-Mohana
Chinmoyee in Kodakudi paraBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)18th earlyBrick temple, some sculpted panels on facade still visible
Radha Krishna in SankhariparaBishnupur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Kundu18th earlyBrick and Laterite temple with smooth rekha tower, some figural decoration
Abandoned templeDvadasbari (Bishnupur, Bankura)18thLaterite temple, plain
Jadava RayaJadabnagar (Bishnupur, Bankura)1650Laterite temple with smooth rekha tower, largely plain, originally surrounded by a verandah
AbandonedPatpur (Bishnupur, Bankura)18th lateLaterite temple with ridged rekha tower, largely plain, Vishnu dwarapalakas in stucco
Kalinjaya SivaPatrasayer (Patrasayer, Bankura)18th lateBrick temple, wide verandah surrounding sanctum, renovated
Gopinatha in BamunparaRampur (Patrasayer, Bankura)Goswami19thBrick temple with triple-arched entrance, smooth rekha tower and slight terracotta
Syama SundaraMadanpur (Sonamukhi, Bankura)18th earlyBrick temple with ridged pancha-ratha rekha tower, triple-arched entrance porch on three sides, stairs to upper storey, largely plain
JogadayaKshirgram (Mangalkot, Barddhaman)19thBrick structure with stepped superstructure and domed mandapa, plain and whitewashed
Radha DamodarGopalpur (Khayarasol, Birbhum)Baidya1888Brick temple with slight terracotta decoration
Kaleshnath SivaKaleswar (Mayuresvar, Birbhum)Raja Ramjiban18thBrick temple, renovated
KanakesvaraKanpur (Arambagh, Hugli)19thBrick temple with rekha domed tower, surrounded by covered verandah
RamchandraGuptipara (Balagarh, Hugli)Raja Harishchandra Ray18th lateBrick temple with large, octagonal tower, rich terracotta on two facades
Radha GovindaSripur (Balagarh, Hugli)Nidhiram Mustafi1797Brick temple with extended flat-roofed porch
Temple near schoolUdayarajpur (Goghat, Hugli)1765Brick temple with ridged rekha tower and plasterwork on walls
NarayanRajbalhat (Jangipara, Hugli)Kundu19th earlyBrick temple with slight terracotta decoration
Radha BallabhaKhanakul-Krishnanagar (Khanakul, Hugli)Choudhury18thLarge brick temple with charchala turret, rich terracotta decoration mainly vegetal and floral motifs
GopinathaKhanakul-Krishnanagar (Khanakul, Hugli)1812Brick temple with rekha tower and wide porches on two sides
VasudevaBansberia (Mogra, Hugli)Rameshwar Datta1679Large brick temple with octagonal tower and rich terracotta decoration on three facades filling arch, wall and base panels
Hateswar Siva in SibtalaDigshui (Mogra, Hugli)Niyogi1866Brick temple, plain
Lakshmi JanardanJamgram (Pandua, Hugli)Nandi19th earlyBrick temple with straight cornice, plain
JotesvarnathMahanad (Polba, Hugli)18th earlyBrick temple with rekha spire, curved cornice, surrounded by flat-roofed verandah, renovated, ancient sculptures in the compound
Laljiu temple in KarparaMahanad (Polba, Hugli)Drobomoyee Dasi1851Brick temple with pyramidal roof and domed spire, neoclassical pillars, and crude stucco figures
SiddheswarHaripur (Dantan, Medinipur)Maity1796Brick temple with very large smooth rekha tower, largely plain
Abandoned Madana MohanaBaikunthapur (Daspur, Medinipur)18th earlyBrick temple with octagonal tower and rich terracotta facade
Brajaraj KishoreBaliharpur (Daspur, Medinipur)Roy1772Brick temple with octagonal tower and rich terracotta facade, renovated
GenriburiBaliharpur (Daspur, Medinipur)1757Brick temple with octagonal tower and triple-arched entrance porch on three sides, plain
GopinathaDaspur (Daspur, Medinipur)Singha1716Brick temple with ridged rekha tower, rich terracotta facade
Syama RayaDaspur (Daspur, Medinipur)1699Brick temple with octagonal tower at the corner
Braja KishorePurushottampur (Daspur, Medinipur)Roy18th earlyBrick temple with rich terracotta facade, panels removed, renovated
GopinathRadhakantapur (Daspur, Medinipur)Das1844Brick temple with octagonal tower and rich terracotta facade
Radha GokulanandaAlangiri (Egra, Medinipur)Narahari Karmahapatra18th earlyBrick temple with ridged rekha tower, large atchala jagamohana porch, facade decorated with terracotta lotuses
Lakshmi-Janardana near Garhbeta BazarGarhbeta (Garhbeta, Medinipur)19th earlyBrick temple with smooth rekha tower, with terracotta and stucco ornamentation on facade, within walled compound
Madana-MohanaGarhbeta (Garhbeta, Medinipur)Sukul1882Laterite temple with smooth rekha tower, plain
SivaJoardanga (Garhbeta, Medinipur)Kundu20th earlyBrick temple, terracotta decorated
AbandonedUriyasai (Garhbeta, Medinipur)Durjan Singha1690Laterite temple
Radha-MadhavaAnandapur (Kespur, Medinipur)Kundu18th lateLaterite temple with ridged rekha tower, plain
RaghunathaMohanpur (Mohanpur, Medinipur)Kar Mahapatra18thBrick smooth rekha tower, char-chala porch, largely plain
JagannathaMohanpur (Mohanpur, Medinipur)Kar Mahapatra18thBrick ridged rekha tower, with large ek-bangla porch, with rich terracotta decoration
Radha MadhavaGopalpur (Pataspur, Medinipur)Choudhury18th earlyLarge brick temple with large ridged pancha-ratha rekha tower with stucco vegetal decoration and terracotta figures on facade
Rudresvar Siva temple in PaschimparaAdasimla (Sabang, Medinipur)Bhuiyan19th earlyBrick temple with massive central tower, single entrance with erotic terracotta arch panel
Abandoned temple outside Karnagarh RajbariKarnagarh (Salbani, Medinipur)Karnagarh Raj18thLaterite temple, with brick ridged rekha tower, plain

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