Bishnupur

#7 of 9 things to do in Bankura

Bishnupur is a town in the Bankura District of West Bengal and situated at around 132 km from Kolkata. It is well known for its terracotta temples and Baluchari sarees. The town has a great past that is reflected in its rich architecture, music and craft works, for example, stoneware and weaving. It succeeded in the seventeenth and mid-eighteenth for hundreds of years. The Temples like the Shyam Ray Temple, the twin holy places of Jorbangla and the Rasmancha are an absolute necessity visit. Aside from its legacy, Bishnupur is additionally known for its customary handloom sarees. Stoneware, artefacts and even adornments made of earthenware in Bishnupur are likewise extremely prevalent.

 

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