Damodar River (Krishok Setu) | Bijoy Toron | Town Hall | Devi Sarbamangla | Pir-Baharam |
The Tomb of Sher Afgan | Kankaleswari Kali | Nawab Bari of Khaja Anwar Berh | Bardhamaneswar |
Baroduari | Rajbati | 108 Shiva Mandir |Golap Bagh and Darulbahar | Krishnasayar |The Science Center of Burdwan |Meghnad Saha Planetarium |Christ Church | Sikh Gurudwara |Sanskriti Lokomancha |The Deer Park

Pir-Baharam: Parsi sultan Baharam performed his vow of water giving by the road side for twelve years according to the instructions of his ‘Guru’. After the attainment of success he became famous as a ‘Sufi Pir’ by the name of Sakka (visit) at Pir Baharam. Akbar, the emperor of Delhi, was initiated by him and settled at ‘Puratan Chawk’ of Bardhaman. The holy ‘Majar’ is covered with a golden fretted sheet. 

The Tomb of Sher Afgan: The marble tombs of Sher Afgan, the then ‘Durgadhipati’ of Bardhaman and Kutubuddin, Jahangheer’s milk-brother are situated beside Pir-Baharam. After becoming the emperor Jahangheer sent Kutubuddin to fight with the rebel sher Afgan. Both were killed in a duel. Meherunnisa (later Noor Jahan) was sent to Delhi. 

Kankaleswari Kali: We are amazed to see the idol of this Goddess. Each and every bone of the body is clearly visible. The idol is engraved in stone, having eight hands and garlanded with the heads of human beings. Devi holds a trident in her hand, which is supposed to hurt the male idol lying under her legs. The body of the statue is uneven. The construction of this idol may be influenced by the concept of ‘tantra’. It is still not possible to fix the antiquity of his image. The temple is decorated with different patterns of ‘terra cota’ which is also found in some other visiting places of Bardhaman.

Nawab Bari of Khaja Anwar Berh: In the south of Bardhaman there is a three hundred years old building surrounded by high walls. This structure belonging to the Mughal period is a combination of Indo-Sirian is an amazing instance of art and architecture. There is a deep pond inside and at the center of this pond stands a wind-hall (hawa-ghar) . Syed Khaja Anowar and Syed Abul Kasem, the two commanders of Mughal army, were conspired to murder. And this building was set up centering their graves. The architecture of this place is compared to with the architecture of Sasaram. Hundreds of visitors come here at the occasion of the holy bath on the first day of Magh.

Bardhamaneswar: This huge statue of Lord Shiva was probably built in the twelfth century. The statue which height is unrivalled in West Bengal. The circumference of the ‘Gouripatta’ is 18 feet. The statue was discovered while digging the earth in 1973 AD (Bangla,25th Shravana, 1379) at Bikharibagan, Alamganj (at the south-west of Rajbati). Not only during Shivaratri but throughout the year thousands of people come here to pay their homage to Lord Shiva. 

Baroduari: Before the construction of Mahatabmanjil the palace of the king was at kanchananagar. Shova Singha, the Jamindar of Chitua and Baroda of Midnapur besieged the palace of Bardhaman Princess Satyabati who was tortured by the Jamindar, murdered him and committed suicide. To avenge this Maharaj Kirtichand conquered chitua and Baroda in 1337. To commemorate this victory he built twelve gateways of which one has survived struggling with the ravages of time. This Kanchanagar was once famous for manufacturing knives and scissors. But this cottage industry is going to be extinct today. 


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