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Reviewed April 19, 2019

Heard a lot about this but finally when we went to see,it was not exciting for us. We found the place had no Royal flavour but a big house like any other rich Kolkata family. There are rituals followed meticulously for performing Puja. Amolak Rattan...More

Date of experience: December 2018
31  Thank AmolakRattanK
Reviewed March 28, 2019 via mobile

NAVAMI at SOVABAZAR RAJBARI A glimpse of a traditional pujo of Ek Chala Thakur, Started by Raja Nabakrishna Deb... Way back in 1757 with pomp and grandeur. A narrow entrance through the Singhadwar, That opens into a vast courtyard, Was once walked upon Ramkrishna thakur...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed March 3, 2019

difficult to drive in, though quite a great feeling to visit there. heritage nicely maintained. best time to visit it during durga puja.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PRRM
Reviewed February 19, 2019

I had been hearing a lot about the Durgapujas in (north) Kolkata and especially the Sobhabazar Rajbari Durgapuja. Raj = King. Bari + Home so roughly Palace. The Rajbari is actually the erstwhile home of Nabakrishna Deb; a gentleman who rose in contemporary society in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sukanya D
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Not always you come across this interesting place during durgapuja and have real knowledge and pleasure of the place like this. A real bonedi culture

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank arijitin
Reviewed July 1, 2018

It is one of the grandest Bengali style houses located quite near to Shyambazar. It is that very place where first civic reception of Swami Vivekananda was organised after his return from Chicago.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank asis2015
Reviewed June 13, 2018

This is a heritage place located in the bylanes of North Kolkata, famous for the traditional Durga Puja.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Suvarghya
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Located through a small lane and age old house is something I didn't find much interesting. Mostly people visit the place during durga puja .. it's old building with a big place in the middle where you can stand and view all sides of the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Riya J
Reviewed April 20, 2018

This rajbari is very populer in kolkata. Its atmosphere is very good.There's Durga Puja is very common puja in Kolkata.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank sucharitadaslbc1
Reviewed September 30, 2017

Maharaja Naba Krishna started Durga Puja in 1757at his Thakur Dalan located at Raja Naba Krishna Street. A good nos. of dignitaries & honorable persons of that age were invited. This includes the stalwarts of the then British Indian Company. Lord Clive drove in his...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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