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Kantajew Temple

Dinajpur-Thakurgaon Highway, Dinajpur, Bangladesh
+880 1711-977124
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Private Tour: Dinajpur Day Tour of Kantajew Temple and Tajhat Palace
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Dinajpur-Thakurgaon Highway, Dinajpur, Bangladesh
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"terracotta tiles"
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"must visit place"
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"holy place"
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"world heritage site"
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"depicting scenes"
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"hindu religion"
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Reviewed yesterday

It is one of the oldest temple of Bangladesh which is situated north-bengal of Bangladesh. The place is very peaceful.

Thank Muhammad Golam A
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

One of the oldest temple in Bangladesh . Where a you can find terracotta work. This is a rare work now a days . Every year there are a festival happen .Its a best time to visit. Easy to go anywhere form Bangladesh.

Thank shromanrom
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

The temple is one hour distance from the Dinajpur Town. This terracotta temple is world heritage site.

Thank Sumita2801
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Kantajir or Kantanagar Temple is perhaps the best example of the Bengal terracotta temple. Astonishing work in terra-cotta depicting scenes from the Ramayana. Not to be missed.

Thank K-Chowdhury1968
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

Holy place for Hindus and UNESCO has recognized this as world heritage site. A must visit place if someone travelling to Dinajpur. The most attractive part is the TERRACOTTA tiles work allover the wall. This TERRACOTTA express the story from the holy book Ramayana and...More

1  Thank Songit_Sam
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

Historical Holy place for Hindu Religion. Must visit place for those who are traveling to Dinajpur. The department of Archaeology has been performing the necessary conservation and restoration works of Kantajew Temple since it was declared a protected monument by the Government in 1960. This...More

Thank AbuHenaSazzad
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

It is a magnificent emblem of medieval era. It was built in late 18th century. 'Maharaja Pran Nath' started the construction works and it was ended in the reign of his son 'Raja Ramnath'. 'Kanta' is childhood name of (Hindu religious God) the 'Lord Krishna'....More

1  Thank ahmedShibly
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Reviewed 14 November 2016

Kantanagar Temple, commonly known as Kantaji Temple or Kantajew Temple at Kantanagar,is a late-medieval Hindu temple in Dinajpur,Bangladesh. The Kantajew Temple is one of the most magnificent religious edifices belonging to the 18th century. The temple belongs to the popular Hindu Kanta or Krishna and...More

5  Thank Mushfiqpat
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

It is a nice ancient architecture temple. Many people come to visit this creation. I have visited several times as well.

Thank Shaeekh
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Reviewed 3 November 2016

Excellent terracotta work, I am just amazed. In the temple each terracotta tiles are different than others. The whole work is a story on the surface wall of the temple. The place is recently renovated.

Thank Anadil A
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