- Town : Chandannagar
- Country : India
- State : West Bengal
- District : Hooghly
- PIN : 712136
- STD code : 033
- Latitude : 22°52ŽN
- Longitude : 88°22ŽE
- Area:9.66sq.km (former
- Population : 120,000
- Pop. density:12422
- Road : 120 km
- Post Office : 1
- Sub Post Office : 3
- Hospital : 3
- Nursing Home : 10
- Junior High school : 9
- Secondary School : 15
- Higher Secondary
School : 5
- College : 4
- Market : 6
- Information about
Khalisani Area:9.86 sq.km
- Population : 30000
Unlike the rest of India which had been a British colony for two hundred years,
Chandannagar was ruled by France.So she had an interesting history and identity
which had fascinated the historians throughout the world.
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Chandannagar (Chandernagore) is a small city located 30 kilometers north of
Calcutta, in West Bengal ,India. Situated along
the banks of River Ganges, the city has been able to keep herself separated
from all other cities and abide by her own characteristics.
It is heard that there was a
founded by the missionaries for the Bengali boys on the south of Chandannagar
where there is a convent now. Bengali and French were freely taught there. The
former Dupleix college was also established by the missionaries.
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The beautiful church stands over for two centuries to mark the beauty of the
architecture during the French period - a good place to visit for the
historians and tourists.
Chandannagar is also famous for it's sweets
Rabindranath Tagore, Rishi Aurobindo are a few amongst the famous persons
who were fond of these sweets.
When it comes to discussing the latest and creative
in lighting, the name of Chandannagar can not escape mention. About 5,000 people
in Chandannagar alone and about 40,000 in the entire Hooghly district and its
neighbourhood are engaged in someway or the other in this industry. Here two
great electrical wizards
of Chandannagar have been introduced.
Jagadhatri Puja Festival and Chandannagar
with Colour Doppler
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