Netaji Bhawan, 38/2, Elgin Road, (Now Lala Lajpat Rai Sarani), Kolkata-700020

It’s  23rd January 2017. Today, I have office. My office is in Sarat Bose Road, Kolkata. During my lunch hour, I suddenly made a plan to visit Netaji Bhawan and thanks to the geography that after Sarat Bose Road is the Elgin Road. It’s only a 10 minutes journey from here to 38/2 Lala Lajpat … More Netaji Bhawan, 38/2, Elgin Road, (Now Lala Lajpat Rai Sarani), Kolkata-700020

Victoria Memorial

A walk in the garden of Victoria Memorial brings the spring me, while a visit inside the museum is a presentation of long history of India. This H Shaped memorial was built in between 1906 and 1921 to commemorate Queen Victoria’s 25-year reign in India. After the Great Revolt of 1857, the British Government in … More Victoria Memorial

Maachranga Dweep

It is a matter of great comfort, while you will visit Machranga Dweep or Kingfisher Island. Machranga Dweep is a small isle/islet on the Ichamati River near to both Taki and Hasanabad towns in North 24 Parganas of West Bengal. From Machranga Dweep, Taki is easily accessible by boat. Machranga Dweep has Bangladesh on one … More Maachranga Dweep

Jorasanko Thakurbari

The name ‘Jorashanko’ came into being from the fact that it was named after the twin temples of Lord Shiva located near the Red Home of Modern Reformation. Jorasanko Thakurbari or the Palace of Tagore is one of the architectural splendour in Central Kolkata. This zamindar abode came into the focus during Bengali Renaissance. It … More Jorasanko Thakurbari

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