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Purulia is a tropical district of West Bengal, which lies in the westernmost region of the state. Spread over an area of 6,259 sq km, the district shares its boundary with Bankura, Paschim Medinipur, Bardhaman, Dhanbad, Bokaro, Ranchi, West......Read more on Purulia


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Ayodhya Hill, Purulia
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Ayodhya Hill is a popular destination of the region and people come here to practice mountaineering and rock climbing. With a height of 700 m above sea level, the hill is a blend of unspoiled nature and rich mythological connections. The place is also well-known for its fresh... Read More »
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Joychandi Pahar, Purulia
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Saheb Bandh, Purulia
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Saheb Bandh is a 50 acre lake in Purulia, that is known to have been constructed in the mid of 19th century. It is said this water body was dug by convicts, at the instigation of Colonel Tikley, during the British Raj. This process was started in the year 1843 and took five... Read More »
"A large pond"Dec 31, 2015 "Place for bird watcher"Nov 20, 2015
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  • Type: Village
Para, Purulia
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Para is a popular tourist destination and also a village that is known to have heralded the arrival of Muslims to the east. The district is home to two pre-Muslim deuls; one is in sync with the temple in Deulghat and the other belongs to a later period. Both of them prove to... Read More »
"The mingling village"Nov 20, 2015
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Cheliama, Purulia
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Cheliama is considered as one of the most popular destinations in Purulia. It has a rich history and is also known as a paradise for historians and archaeologists. The village has remnants of civilization in the region dating to the 17th century. Temples aroud the village are... Read More »
"The historical village"Nov 20, 2015

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