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Randomly selected Culture in West Bengal

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Kolkata
The phuchka is a larger version of the golgappa, as North Indians call it. It is lighter, bigger, and crispier than its rest-of-India variant. The fil...
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Kolkata
The Shingara is a Bengali version of the well-known samosa. They are either baked or fried and mostly come with a potato/peas/cauliflower stuffing. Th...
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Kurseong
Also known as dumplings, they are prepared with flour dough and stuffed with either meat or vegetables or both. The non-vegetarian ones have either ch...
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Purulia
Pata Naach is a popular dance form of Purulia. This dance is traditionally held during the month of Bhadra (end of monsoon) accompanied by Bhaduria Jh...


Randomly selected Destinations in West Bengal

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Bankura
Bankura has gained wide appeal as a popular tourist destination. The district can legitimately take pride in having a wide range of spots attracting t...
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Kurseong
Kurseong is much more than what it may seem. Its spread is beyond the township to lovely tea gardens along the mountain slopes, forests with many diff...
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Bankura
Bankura District, which forms a part of the eastern Chhota Nagpur plateau, has been decorated by Mother Nature herself. There are old brown hills, gle...
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Asansol
The small city sprawls with very scenic and religious sites. It is famous for Kalyaneswari Temple, the goddess here is revered and believed to bless b...


Randomly selected Monuments in West Bengal

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Kolkata
Showcasing the growth and development of the police department of Kolkata from the pre-Independence era to the time after Partition, this museum makes...
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Kolkata
The Victoria Memorial is a large marble building in Kolkata, West Bengal, India, which was built between 1906 and 1921. It is dedicated to the memory ...
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Kurseong
NetajiSubhash Chandra Bose was placed in this house for 7 months under house arrest by the British Government in India. The second time Netaji visited...
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The Curzon Gate is a prominent landmark in Bardhaman city in Purba Bardhaman district in West Bengal, India, ... After the Bardhaman Raj was incorpora...


Randomly selected Nature in West Bengal

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Kolkata
East Calcutta Wetlands. 19/08/02. West Bengal. 12,500 ha. 2227'N 08827'E. World-renowned as a model of a multiple use wetland, the site's resource r...
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Ballavpur
This Wildlife Sanctuary is home to three large water bodies (Jheel) which hosts migratory as well as resident birds in plenty. The sanctuary was estab...
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Khulna
Sundarbans West Wildlife Sanctuary is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and animal sanctuary in Bangladesh. ... It is part of the larger Sundarbans region,...
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Kolkata
The Zoological Garden, Alipore (also informally called the Alipore Zoo or Calcutta Zoo) is India's oldest formally stated zoological park (as opposed ...


Randomly selected Religious in West Bengal

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Bankura
Built in 1643 by King Raghunath, Shyam Rai temple has the most intricate sculptural details amongst all the Bishnupur temples. Shyam Rai Temple is an ...
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Kurseong
Sri Sri Sati Devi Mandir, the temple is more than 100 years old and is located 2 km from Kurseong market on the Hill Cart Road to Siliguri. A big ston...
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Kolkata
Armenian Church is located in Armenian Street, in the north-west corner of Barabazar, near Howrah Bridge in Kolkata. Built in 1764, designed in the ea...
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Birbhum
Tagore's Ashram one of the most valued places in all of Santiniketan, is located in the Uttrayan Complex. It is the place that Tagore's father first b...