Baranagar is located close to Berhampore
, 23 km from Murshidabad
. There is a famous temple called Char Bangla Temple, built in the 18th century by Rani Bhavani, which is the finest example of Bengal’s
. Nearby lie other important places Jiaganj and Azimganj
, known for its Jain temples, which are 9 km and 14 km respectively from Berhampore.