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Dept. of Sino-Indian studies

Situated next to Hindi Bhavana, Cheena Bhavana is Visva Bharati's Dept. of Sino-Indian studies... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2018
Shoban S
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Cambridge, Massachusetts
A temple for those love Tagore & respect his effort towards Cultural Globalization in the Ocean of Humanity - Bengal

A centre for cultural exchange and learning Chinese literature. World famous Chinese scholars visit... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2017
Tathagata G
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Noida, India
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Birbhum District, Santiniketan 731235, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it's the chinese studies deptt at the university. One can only walk on it . Being a heritage building vehicles are not permitted. The paintings by Nandlal Bose an hist students are worth admiring

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Reviewed August 22, 2018

Can learn language. Viswa Bharati, teaches lot of languages, Mandarin may be one of them. Each bhavan contribute to impart learning of that language.

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Reviewed June 7, 2018

Situated next to Hindi Bhavana, Cheena Bhavana is Visva Bharati's Dept. of Sino-Indian studies where Chinese language is also taught. The main hall of the building is decorated with frescoes on the walls created by world-renowned artist Nandalal Bose and his students.

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Reviewed October 17, 2017

A centre for cultural exchange and learning Chinese literature. World famous Chinese scholars visit this institution for giving lectures and you would really be overwhelmed by the effort of Tagore in that age to establish such a centre.

Thank Tathagata G
Reviewed September 26, 2017

Established by Gurudave Rabindranath Tagore. The China Bhavan, as per its name, focuses on studying of Chinese Culture, traditions and language. The place is regularly visited by Chinese Scholars as well. The building, not too large in size, is beautifully made with intricate patterns on...More

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Reviewed May 18, 2017

This is a museum where one can see the Tagore legacy with Chinese culture. Here many memorable gifts and photographs are showcased. It add historical value to the trip.

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Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

They probably teach Chinese here as a part of foreign exchange programs. The guide with us even pointed out a couple of Chinese students to us

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Reviewed August 2, 2016

The building was build for the Indian students to learn Chinese and to exchange the culture of both countries. After it was established a good number of Chinese scholars visited the place as a visiting scholars and provide lectures.

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