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Thanthania Kali Temple

Address : College Street- Mahatma Gandhi Road.


Description :

The temple was built by a wealthy Bengali - Shankar Ghosh way back in the year 1703-04 has a checkered history. Legend has it that the world renowned spiritual giant Sri Ramakrishna Paramahansa along with his chief disciple -thespian Girish Ghosh and the great Swami Vivekananda were among the few eminent men who had visited this hallowed temple in the (ninteen)19th century. In fact,Swami Vivekananda's congenital house happens to be just around the corner at Gourmohan Mukherjee Street.