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Char Chala Temples (79)

Temple Location Patron Date Description
VasudevaBasudebpur (Bishnupur, Bankura)Malla Bir Singha1626Laterite temple on square base plain, single-arched entrance
SivaSupur (Joypur, Bankura)Roy18th lateBrick temple
Syama RayaUkhra (Andal, Barddhaman)Handy1686Laterite temple with stucco porch
SivaUkhra (Andal, Barddhaman)Pandey18thLaterite temple, plain
SivaUkhra (Andal, Barddhaman)Chatterjee18thLaterite temple, plain
VishnuGauri (Hirapur, Barddhaman)16thStone temple
SivaNandi (Jamuria, Barddhaman)Nayek19thBrick temple with slight terracotta decoration
SivaDainhat (Katwa, Barddhaman)Roy18thBrick temple with rich terracotta decoration
MahadevDainhat (Katwa, Barddhaman)Mukherjee18th lateBrick temple, plain
Abandoned VisalakshiGotan (Rayna, Barddhaman)Mukherjee16thStone termple with rich decoration
MathMadhabpasa (Babuganj, Barisal)Madhabpasa Raj19thBrick temple
Kali temple in NatunparaPanchra (Dubrajpur, Birbhum)1682Laterite temple with richly decorated facade
Siva formerly RaghunathaGhurisa (Ilambazar, Birbhum)Raghuttam Bhattacharya1633Brick temple on square base and high plinth with rich terracotta on two sides
Siva templePatharkuchi (Khayarasol, Birbhum)Sri Ramkrishna1682Stone temple with slight decoration
DabukesvaraDabuk (Mayuresvar, Birbhum)1881Very large brick temple, largely plain
MadaneswarKotasur (Mayuresvar, Birbhum)18thBrick temple, plain, renovated
Temples in Mallesvara Siva complexMallarpur (Mayuresvar, Birbhum)18thMore than twenty brick temples on square base with richly carved phulpathar facades
RamesvaraRamnagar (Mayuresvar, Birbhum)18thLarge brick temple, plain
Small Siva temple near Ramesvara templeRamnagar (Mayuresvar, Birbhum)1738Small brick temple on square base with rich terracotta facade
Eighteen Siva temples in DakshinparaGanpur (Muhammadbazar, Birbhum)18thBrick temples, plain
Fourteen Siva temples in KalitalaGanpur (Muhammadbazar, Birbhum)Chowdhury18thBrick temples on square base with richly carved phulpathar facades
Five Siva templesGanpur (Muhammadbazar, Birbhum)Bhattacharya18thBrick temples with richly carved phulpathar facades
SivaJajigram (Murarai, Birbhum)1928Brick temple, plain
SivaKanakpur (Murarai, Birbhum)Ghoshal19th lateBrick temple with stucco decoration, mainly vegetal and geometric patterns
Siva temple near Aparajitadevi templeKanakpur (Murarai, Birbhum)Ramnath Bhaduri19thBrick temple
Three Siva temples near GarbariMehogram (Nalhati, Birbhum)19thBrick temples with rich terracotta facades
Four Siva temples in PurbaparaMehogram (Nalhati, Birbhum)19thBrick temples, plain
Five Siva templesTejhati (Nalhati, Birbhum)Sarkar19thBrick temples with slight stucco decoration
SivaChandidas Nanur (Nanur, Birbhum)18thBrick temple on square base
Temple in Japeswar complexJubutia (Nanur, Birbhum)1728Brick temple on square base with terracotta decorated facade
Group of four Siva templesUchkaron (Nanur, Birbhum)Sarkhel1769Brick temples on square base with rich terracotta facades, including arched panel with Ramayana and Krishna panels
ShaileswarKharbona (Rampurhat, Birbhum)18thBrick temple with terracotta decorated facade
Two Siva templesRaipur (Siuri, Birbhum)18thBrick temple, plain
Abandoned temple in BakshibazarDhaka (Dhaka, Dhaka)19thBrick temple with curve of the cornice repeated up the roof, plaster panels
Temples in Dhakesvari complexDhaka (Dhaka, Dhaka)19thBrick temple with curve of the cornice repeated up the roof in five segments
MathUjani (Gopalganj, Faridpur)17thLarge, brick temple on square base, slight terracotta on two sides
SivaBatikamari (Muksudpur, Faridpur)Saha18thBrick temple
Khatiyal SivaSultanpur (Shyampur, Howrah)1666Brick temple on square base, slight terracotta
AbandonedSelanpur (Goghat, Hugli)19thBrick temple with terracotta decoration on facade
AbandonedSyambazar (Goghat, Hugli)18thBrick temple on square base, plain
AbandonedBakharpur (Pursura, Hugli)Bhattacharya19th earlyBrick temple with triple-arched entrance, terracotta decorated
SivaSalnagar (Lakshmipasa, Jessore)18thBrick temple on square base, terracotta decorated facade
SivaNanduali (Magura, Jessore)1733Brick temple on square base with terracotta decorated facade
Madana-MohanaSatrajitpur (Magura, Jessore)1693Brick temple on square base with terracotta decoration on two sides
SivaMaluti (Maluti, Jharkhand)19thBrick temple with richly carved phulpathar facade
SivaRampurhat (Maluti, Jharkhand)19thSmall brick temples with richly carved phulpathar facades
Jhulanmandir in Raghunath ThakurbariChandrakona (Chandrakona, Medinipur)18thLaterite structure, largely plain
Radha Ballabh temple in RaghunathpurChandrakona (Chandrakona, Medinipur)Bandyopadhyay18th earlyLaterite temple with single entrance and amalaka finial
Radha Rasiknagarjiu in GosaiparaJayantipur (Chandrakona, Medinipur)17thLaterite temple with amalaka finial
Natmandir of Radha-BallabhaKhandrui (Dantan, Medinipur)Singha-Gajendra-Mahapatra18th lateLarge brick structure
Manasa temple in HatpukurAjuria (Daspur, Medinipur)Sai1870Brick temple with some terracotta and stucco decoration
AbandonedPaikpari (Debra, Medinipur)Pramanik1821Brick temple, plain
SanakaGoaltor (Garhbeta, Medinipur)Goswami17th earlyLarge laterite temple on raised plinth and square base laterite, some stucco figures
Singhabahini temple in Konnagar-KamarparaGhatal (Ghatal, Medinipur)Karmakar1490Brick char-chala temple with char-chala porch, slight terracotta, terracotta European dvarapalakas
Rameshwar Siva in MajhparaAmanpur (Keshpur, Medinipur)Roy19th earlyLaterite temple with several terracotta decorated panels
Twin Siva templesAmanpur (Kespur, Medinipur)Basu1890Small brick temples, plain
Dadhipaban temple in UttarparaAmanpur (Kespur, Medinipur)Bakshi19th earlyBrick temple, plain
SamadhiDakshin Moinadal (Panskura, Medinipur)Arthal18thBrick structure with terracotta decorated facade
SivaBiswanathpur (Pataspur, Medinipur)18thBrick temple
AbandonedSadpur (Barwan, Murshidabad)18thBrick temple with single entrance and elongated base, terracotta decorated facade
Dayamayi in Nandkumar RoadSaidabad (Behrampore, Murshidabad)1766Large brick temple on square base with stucco decoration on two sides
RamonathesvaraBaranagar (Jiaganj, Murshidabad)Rani Bhabani1741Large brick temple on square base with rich terracotta facade
NarasimhaGokarna (Nabagram, Murshidabad)1580Large brick temple on square base, early geometric terracotta decoration on facade
SivaKiritesvari (Nabagram, Murshidabad)19thBrick temple, spired with tall facade and curved cornice, plain
SivaKiritesvari (Nabagram, Murshidabad)19thBrick temple with curve of the cornice repeated up the roof in eight segments, plain
SivaKiritesvari (Nabagram, Murshidabad)18thBrick temple with ek-bangla porch
SivaPalpara (Chakdaha, Nadia)Gandharba Roy17thBrick temple on elongated base with a single entrance, terracotta decorated facade
RajesvaraSibnibas (Krishnaganj, Nadia)Krishnachandra Ray18thLarge two-storeyed brick temple with tall facade and high roof, plain
RaghavesvaraDignagar (Krishnanagar, Nadia)Nadia Raja1669Brick temple on square plinth with rich terracotta decoration on two sides
JalesvaraSantipur (Santipur, Nadia)Nadia Raja18th earlyLarge brick temple on square base, with terracotta decoration on two sides
KapilesvaraTaras (Taras, Pabna)Nandi1635Brick temple on square base with rich terracotta decorated facade
SivaTaras (Taras, Pabna)Nandi19thBrick temple on square base with rich terracotta decorated facade
SivaHatikumrul (Ullapara, Pabna)18th lateLarge brick temple on square base with rich terracotta facade
SivaJogirbhaban (Bogra, Rajshahi)18thSmall brick temple on square base, with terracotta decoration
GovindaPuthia (Puthia, Rajshahi)Puthia Raj18thLarge brick temple on square base with triple-arched entrance and rich terracotta facade
SivaPuthia (Puthia, Rajshahi)Puthia Raj18thBrick temple on square base with terracotta on arch panel and around entrance
SivaKhanpur (Balurghat, West Dinajpur)18thBrick temple on square base with terracotta decorated facade
KaliBhikhahar (Tapan, West Dinajpur)18thLarge brick temple on square base with ek bangla porch and terracotta on two sides
KaliBhikhahar (Tapan, West Dinajpur)18thBrick temple with char-chala with triple-arched entrance, rich terracotta fallen

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