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Another uniquectemple of Bishnupur

This is yet another unique temple of terracota style. It is essentially a twin temple and hence... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kaushik_Basu_1969
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
JORBANGLA TEMPLE

Built by Malla King Raghunath Singh in 1655 AD, the temple made of laterite bricks has an... read more

Reviewed February 9, 2019
samirganguli
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Kolkata District, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is yet another unique temple of terracota style. It is essentially a twin temple and hence gives an unique view which is different from the rest of the temples. And this is a relatively newer temple and hence in a much better condition. IN...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 9, 2019

Built by Malla King Raghunath Singh in 1655 AD, the temple made of laterite bricks has an appearance of two thatched huts joined together and surmounted by a single tower. The temple's roofs and walls have classical Chala style of architecture in terracotta. The panels...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 2, 2019

This is an old temple in bisnupur made in the era of Malla dynasty. The temple is made of terracotta slabs.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

One of the prime temples in Bishnupur. Beautifully constructed by the ancient kings. Surrounded by the other 2 temples one of the must visit place. Also don't forget to purchase the bankura horses made of terracotta sold in front of this temple.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 8, 2018

called jor bangla because they are two different temples joined by a single roof. the same bengali style rounded roof as found else where in bishnupur the building is a good photo opportunity

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 20, 2018

Excellent Terracota work, a must visit amongst the set of prominent architectural marvels of west bengal

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

The Jorbangla temple was built in 17 century. The roof and walls of the temple represent the famous terracotta works. Some of the finest works of terracotta are found on the walls of this temple. Carved designs of the royal lifestyles, historical scenes from the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

This was built by a Malla King more than 350 years ago and is situated within the town of Bishnupur and is easily reachable. The temple has the appearance of two thatched huts joined together. Its walls and roofs have unique Terracotta type of architecture....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018

Jor-Bangla temple built in 1655 by King Raghunath Singha Dev, it is very old temple and it art of work is very good

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SomnathMaity_Kolkata
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Excellent architecture and work on bricks just won our heart. Rich heritage of Bengal . Must visit the place

Date of experience: August 2018
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