Karnasubarna is an ancient town located near Murshidabad
in Murshidabad District
, once the capital of King Gaureshwar Sasanka. Main attraction is a Buddhist Vihar, built in memory of Lord Buddha
who stayed here for seven days. Emperor Ashoka
also built a stupa to commemorate Buddha. Apart from this, Karnasubarna houses a jail, Berhampore court, and a barrack field where Robert Clive and Warren Hastings had lived.