Author: Ruma @holidaystory

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43rd International Kolkata book fair | Boi mela venue, stalls, location 2019

43rd international Kolkata book fair

Will you go to the 43th Book Fair? Do you know Where the location of the fair? To know read this article. It will definitely help you.This year the Calcutta Book Fair is celebrating the 43rd year. Now the book fair is not just a book fair, rather you can say it is a complete festival , which we all celebrate every winter.

Read New year & Christmas Carnival celebration in Kolkata [Park street]

The 43rd international Kolkata book fair theme will be the country Guatemala this year, which will be inaugurated on January 30th January 2019.… Continue Reading

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How to reach Gangasagar from Kolkata | Mela tour guide 2019

Gangasagar From Kolkata West Bengal

Gangasagar Mela is one of the main winter festivals in West Bengal. People come Gangasagar From Kolkata, this is the main gateway to reach. In India Gangasagar Fair is takes place after Kumbh Mela, this is the second largest gathering of Hindu pilgrims. This festival is celebrated by taking a holy dip in the Ganga River on the Makar Sankranti day.
The fair is in a strange place where the Ganga River was marges in Bay of Bengal like Prayag. The Gangasagar fair is celebrated annually only on the Sagardwip (Sagar Island). Each year, on Makar Sankranti day pilgrims come from all over the country and take holy bath.… Continue Reading
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Joynagarer moa recipe and buy | [Baharu] Majilpur station tourist places

Joynagarer Moa and  south 24 Parganas tour

In this winter season foodie people of West Bengal, love to eat sweets prepare from “Nolen gur”. The sweets called “moya” are the main preparation from “Nolen gur”. Jaynagar Majilpur is famous for this Bengal’s sweet item. But you must wander this sweet item first invented in Baharu instated of Jaynagar and still they produce in bulk. Baharu is the small village in Jaynagar Majilpur. That’s why it’s called “Joynagarer moa”.

Not only this sweet, but I also found various historical places surrounding Jaynagar Majilpur. Read this article and explore one by one.

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Joynagarer moya shop

In this winter season, everyone wants to taste the “Joynagarer moa “.… Continue Reading

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Pareshnath temple kolkata | Jain mandir timings address location 2019

Pareshnath temple Kolkata

Sree Pareshnath Jain Temple Kolkata is the pilgrim centre for the Jains. It is at Badridas Temple St (Gouribari), to the N-East of Kolkata close to Bangiya Sahitya Parishad bus stopage.

Although, the name of the temple is Pareshnath, actually it is the temple of  SreeSheetalnath ji (10th), one of 24 Jain Tirthankar (Holy scholars). The temple was built in 1867 by Roy Badridas Bahadur Mukim (রাউ বদ্রীদাস বাহাদুর মুকিম). Today this street (Badridas Temple Road ) has been named in his name .

Read New year & Christmas Carnival celebration in Kolkata [Park street]

There is four (4) temples in this area.Continue Reading

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New year & Christmas Carnival celebration in Kolkata [Park street]

Christmas carnival celebration in Park street Kolkata

Now the time to say goodbye this year and welcome the New Year with lots of excitement, happiness and joy. Like other cities, Kolkata is also preparing to invite the New Year with the grand celebration, contests, shows, parties, etc.  In cold December nights, Christmas carnival celebration in Park street Kolkata with decorations, parties, shows, events and more.

You can see Girls and boys wear LED devil horns and bunny ears and almost every one ware Santa clause cap. There you notice many people are carrying the camera and all that stuff for taking the photos and videos about the madness of winter holiday.… Continue Reading

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Amar kutir Santiniketan Bolpur | Tips Before you go in 2019

Amar Kutir in Bolpur Santiniketan

Bolpur is called “Lal Matir Desh” but now you can see red soil in Amar Kutir premises. It is one of the prime attractions in Shantiniketan. It has a historic value. When I visit Shantiniketan, we stay in Amar Kutir guest house in Santiniketan tour. Bolpur station to Amar Kutir distance is around 7 km. Toto’s available for visiting all the tourist places in Shantiniketan Bolpur. You can find a performance stage where artists are singing Baul Gaan. Also, it has a garment and handmade product shop where you can buy stuff for your own.… Continue Reading

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Poush Mela in Santiniketan Bolpur | Most cultural festival of West Bengal 2018

Poush Mela in Santiniketan Bolpur 

Poush Mela in Santiniketan Bolpur is one of the prime cultural festivals of  Birbhum district in West Bengal. The festival is celebrated at Santiniketan Mela Ground near to the Bolpur railway station. People come from the different culture, tradition and countries to celebrate this occasion.

পৌষ তোদের ডাক দিয়েছে ,

আয়রে চলে আয় আয় আয় ।।

The fair began in Santiniketan to celebrate the relationship with  few Brahmo Samaj followers and the Tagore families. Today it is one of the international events which are celebrated by Bengalis.… Continue Reading

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Bolpur Santiniketan tour plan guide from Kolkata [Visit 20 Places]

Bolpur Santiniketan tour plan guide from Kolkata

What are the best places to visit in Santiniketan with less cost? I can assume that these might be your main concern about your Bolpur Santiniketan tour plan. This is the proper guidance about a day trip in Shantiniketan Bolpur.

Santiniketan is famous for Rabindranath Thakur. The prime attraction is Biswa Bharati Campus. There are many other places of interest in Shantiniketan like Kankalitala temple, Amar Kutir, Khoai boner hat, etc. My total tour cost is 5120 rupees for two days, two people and one child. This article definitely helps you to save your hard-earned money.… Continue Reading

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Alipore zoological garden Kolkata | Chiriakhana entry timings new animals 2019

Alipore zoological garden Kolkata

In this winter Alipore zoological garden is the perfect destination for any weekends and holidays in kolkata. Every age of people including kids can enjoy a lot also. You also do a small picnic here. Stay with me guys, I will share, how I visited all the animals in Alipore zoo within 2 hours.

 

How I visit all the animals in Alipore zoological garden within 2 hours First part

First, we visit the salted watered crocodile. The salted watered crocodile found in India, Bangladesh, Srilanka, Australia, etc. This crocodile’s average lifespan is 70 years. The average size is 17 feet and weight is 400kg to 1000kg.… Continue Reading

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Kolkata tram museum Smaranika & Victoria | Heritage ac cafe restaurant

Smaranika Tram museum Kolkata, West Bengal

Would you like to visit a luxury cafe in Kolkata in 20 rupees? Then you are in the right place. While you are shopping in the Esplanade area, you might feel hunger. I think (Smaranika) the kolkata tram museum is the right option for you. People of Calcutta have found a new place for hangout, which is the unique combination of tradition and modernity.This type of cafe is very popular in abroad like tram cafe in Dublin, cafe in Munich etc.

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The East India Company started the first tramway service in 1873.… Continue Reading

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Rabindranath Tagore house in kolkata | Jorasanko Thakurbari Museum

The Rabindranath Tagore house in kolkata

Jorasanko Thakurbari, the Rabindranath Tagore house in kolkata is one of the popular places in Kolkata. If you are planning to explorer Kolkata, then  you should visit this place. The full guide is given bellow.

 যা পেয়েছি প্রথম দিনে সেই যেন পাই শেষে,

দু হাত দিয়ে বিশ্বের ছুঁই শিশুর মতো হেসে !!

যাবার  বেলা সহজেরে যাই যেন মোর প্রণাম সেরে,

সকল পন্থা যেথায় মেলে সেথা দাঁড়াই এসে !!

Jorasanko Thakurbari Location

The Rabindranath Tagore house in kolkata is situated in the heart of the central Kolkata.… Continue Reading

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Kolkata Dakshineswar Kali mandir and Belur math Adyapith with Skywalk

Dakshineswar skywalk

Dakshineswar skywalk in kolkata is finally opened for all. After Celebrated  Durga Puja in Kolkata, On 5th November, the first day of Kalipuja, West Bengal Chief Minister  has inaugurated skywalk for the public. Wait Wait ..I will not only give you the information about the dakineswar skywalk, also share 4 top most places near the skywalk.

Nearly 1.4 core devotees coming to Dakshineswar Kali temple every year.  This is the first skywalk in our state. It is designed by DFI, who also expertise to ITO skywalk in Delhi. The dakshineswar skywalk reallocates 137 shops that are currently present on the Rani Rashmoni road.… Continue Reading