Near By Places , santiniketan

Visva Bharati University

“ Visva-Bharati represents India where she has her wealth of mind which is for all. Visva-Bharati acknowledges India's obligation to offer to others the hospitality of her best culture and India's right to accept from others their best ”

Rabindranath Tagore

Amar Kutir

Amar Kutir is a Society for Rural Development. It is mainly a Handicraft manufacturing and selling organization.H

Ballavpur Wildlife sanctuary

Ballavpur wildlife sanctuary

Ballavpur WLS

With an area of 200 hectares Ballavpur Wildlife Sanctuary located on the fringes of the University town of Bolpur is just the perfect getaway for your next weekend. Just a kilometer from the Viswa Bharati University area, this lush Wildlife Sanctuary is home to three large water bodies (Jheel) which hosts migratory as well as resident birds in plenty.

Sonajhuri Haat( sanibarer Haat)

The peaceful hamlet Santiniketan is not just Rabindranath Tagore’s home-town, it  happens to be the breeding ground of art, culture and cross-cultural diversities.  This settlement near Bolpur in the Birbhum district of West Bengal, will take you into blissful countryside away from the hustle bustle of city life. Every Saturday a unique village haat blossoms, showcasing local artisan crafts and village produce.


Srijani Shilpagram


Srijani Shilpagram is located in Santiniketan Sriniketan area at Bolpur in Birbhum District. It is developed and maintained by EZCC (Eastern Zonal 

Kankalitala Temple

Kankalitala is a temple town in Bolpur subdivision of Birbhum district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is one of the Shakti Peethas where the waist (or kankal in Bengali) of Parvati fell which is at present the Kankalitala town. Goddess Parvati is the residing deity of the Kankalitala Temple.

Such is the prominence of this Temple that it forms a part of the most important Hindu-pilgrimage circuit of India