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Ramachandra Temple

Ramachandra Temple at Guptipara in Hooghly district was built by King Harishchandra Rai at the end of the 18th century. It is made of red-colored bricks and has a curved roof. On the roof, there is a tower that can be accessed by a staircase. The temple enshrines painted wooden images of Lord Ram, Lakshman and Sita. The front wall of the temple is covered with brick panels that have carved figures of gods, goddesses and scenes from the Hindu epics, Ramayana and Mahabharata.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Hooghly
Location: Guptipara    


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