Armenian Church

Armenians came to India in 5th Century BC, during the invasion of Alexander the Great. It is believed that Armenians had a trading relation with India from the early period of Indian history. Armenian came in Kolkata in the later phase of 1600. They are first to bring Christianity in India. British East India Company … More Armenian Church

Saheed Minar

Saheed Minar is situated just opposite to Esplanade Metro Station on the Kolkata Maidan. This minar was initially known as Octerloney Monument. Saheed Minar was named after its founder, Sir David Ochterlony. This magnificent monument was established in the year 1848 so as to mark the victory of the founder of the monument in the … More Saheed Minar

Belur Math

Belur Math is the temple where faith meets with spiritual peace. It is an institution not only to bring the sense of God but also this institution develops the brain how to stand at one’s own feet, how to be independent? Belur Math in Howrah is located on the bank of Ganga River. It is … More Belur Math

Art of Traditional and Modern Artwork: Birla Temple

Here is Birla Temple of Kolkata. It stands in the heart of South Kolkata (between Ballygaunge and Park Circus). Birla Mandir of Kolkata has an exemplary work of art in modern art history. Birla Temple designed by Birla Group, is one of the finest architectural beauties of the City of Joy. The aboriginal craftsmanship of … More Art of Traditional and Modern Artwork: Birla Temple

Shobhabazar Rajbari

Walk with history is very close in Kolkata. This city believes in nostalgia. This city gives the love to live in full bloom. While you walk with the empty streets of North Kolkata morning you will feel: I walk a lonely road The only one that I have ever known Don’t know where it goes … More Shobhabazar Rajbari

Gwalior Monument

It will be a treat when you visit Kolkata in the evening. Seeing the dusk will be enjoyable to you. It’s romantic, if you visit Prinsep Ghat and there lies Gwalior Monument. Gwalior Monument, which is also known as Ellenborough’s Folly, or Pepperpot, is an octagonal cenotaph about 60 feet high. It is crowned with … More Gwalior Monument

Basanta Utsav : The Festival of Colours in Spring

Yellow and red colours and Rabindranath Tagore songs engulf the air when Basanta utsav begin in the early morning with the morning procession (Pravat Pheri). This is the festival of spring welcomes the begining of spring season (vernal equnox). What we call Dol, in Shantiniketan the celebration of Dol is unique. This celebration is imitated … More Basanta Utsav : The Festival of Colours in Spring

Captain Bherry Eco and Aquatic Hub: A new Address to refesh mind

It is a treat in the transition daytime while I visited Captain Bherry Eco and Aquatic Hub on 13th Spetember this year. It is just near my residential address, EM Byepass, dissecting Topsia Road and down at Captain Bherry stoppage. All the buses can avail from any parts of Kolkata to have a great time in Eco and Aquatic Park. … More Captain Bherry Eco and Aquatic Hub: A new Address to refesh mind