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Murshidabad is a district in the state of West Bengal that is situated on the southern bank of the River Bhagirathi. It used to be the capital of undivided Bengal during the rule of the Mughals. The Nawabs of Bengal ruled this historical place for......Read more on Murshidabad


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Hazarduari Palace, Murshidabad
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The Hazarduari Palace, or the palace built with thousand doors is one of the major tourist attractions of Murshidabad. The palace was once the site for holding the ‘Durbar’ or meetings of the Nawabs. This three-storey palace was built by Duncan McLeod 1837 for... Read More »
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Katra Masjid, Murshidabad
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One of the oldest mosques in West Bengal, Katra Masjid is situated in Murshidabad. Built by Nawab Murshid Quli Khan in 1723, after whom Murshidabad is named this mosque is one of the main tourist attractions. Raised on a platform, this double storied mosque is built with brick... Read More »
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Imambara, Murshidabad
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Close to the Hazarduari Palace, the Nizamat Imambara was built by Nawab Nazim Mansoor Ali Khan Feradun Jah in1847 AD at a cost of around 6 lakhs. It is recognised as the largest Imambara not only in Bengal but also across India. It was built after the Imambara built by... Read More »
Tripolia Gate, Murshidabad
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Jahan Kosha Cannon, Murshidabad
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Jahan Kosha is a large cannon located a kilometre from Katra. It was built by craftsman Janardan Karmakar of Dhaka in the early 17th century. The cannon measures 17.5 ft in length and weighs 16,880 lb. Tourists can also visit the mosque of Kadam Sarif, built adjacent to... Read More »

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