Tourist Spot


Spot Continent

Asia

Spot Country

image Bangladesh

Spot City

Dinajpur

Spot Type

Historical Places

DINAJPUR RAJBARI, DINAJPUR.

Spot Details

DINAJPUR RAJBARI

Location of Dinajpur Rajbari :-

Dinajpur Rajbari or Palace is situated on the north-east outskirts of the Dinajpur town. The name of the spot well-known as "Raj Batika", near to the village Rajarampur. You don't need to remember the names, just ask any people about the "Rajbari" and they will guide you.

History of Dinagpur Rajbari or Palace

History says that Raja Dinaj or Dinaraj is the establisher of the Dinajpur Rajbari. But others say that after usurping the Ilyas Shahi rule, the familiar "Raja Ganesh" of the early fifteenth century was the true founder 
of this Rajbari . At the end of the seventeenth century Srimanta Dutta Chaudhury became the zamindar of Dinajpur and after him, his sister's son Sukhdeva Ghosh hereditary the property as Srimanta's son had a premature death.

Structure of Dinajpur Rajbari

In fact the Dinajpur Rajbari is all in its remnant. Most of the palace are tumbledown. Only few structures are alive. While entering the rajbari, you have to pass a tall arched gate facing west. Inside the palace precinct near the gateway on left is a colored Krisna temple and on right, some ruined outhouses and another inner gateway that provides access to an inner square court. Facing the courtyard on the east is a flat-roofed temple You will watch several statue of the Hindu gods inside the Temple.

The Rajbari consist principally of three groups of Mahals (blocks), named as Aina Mahal, Rani Mahal and Thakurbadi Mahal, sides other minor buildings, established by different Rajas and Zamindars at tomes to times. A few number of temples, rest houses, charitable dispensaries, tanks and building of employees and retainers were also made within the Rajbari area. The total area of Rajbari is16.41 acres of land including 2 big tanks on the east and south, the moat, garden, zoo, a tennis court, Katchary and the House of Kumar.

Conclusion

With all this rajbari or palace is a beautiful historical ancient heritage. This Rajbari is not acquired by Bangladesh Govt. For that there is no care is taken. Inside the remnant of the old Dinajpur rajbari, people used to leave the wastes and caused damage day by day of this Palace. So government should take earlier stapes to protect this palace or Rajbari.

Spot Famous For
Dinajpur Rajbari.
Spot Famous Food
Mughlai Paratha, Bakarkhani, Chapati Roti, Naan Roti and Puri are the usual dishes of Dinajpur natives. Also the locals of Dinajpur like non vegetarian dishes namely dopiaza, gosht bhuna, rezala and tandoori gosht. The hotels and restaurants at Dinajpur offer mouthwatering foods of local and interna
Spot Risk and Security Facility
Spot Transport Facility

Bus communication :- From Dinajpur To Dhaka Transport Name For booking contact From Departure time Arrival Time Rent Hanif Enterprise 0531-51668, 01713201706 Kalitala 05.00AM to 23.30PM 8 Hour

Spot Hotel Facility

Hotel Mrigoya Premium MRD Tower , Chalkbazar, Malda Potti, Dinajpur From 625.00 BDT Hotel Munshi and Abashik Nimtola, Dinajpur From 500.00 BDT Hotel Mrigoya MRD Tower, Chalk bazar, Dinajpur From 375

Spot Bank/ATM Booth Facility
Banking/ATM Booth Facility available in Dinajpur. BRAC Bank, Dutch-Bangla Bank Limited, City Bank, Trust Bank.
Spot Phone Network Facility
Phone Networking Facility available.
Spot Shopping Facility
Pulhat, Maldapatty, Chawkbazar, Barabandar and Bahadur Bazar. Gulshan Market at Ganeshtala and Lutfunnesa Commercial Complex at Munshipara.
Spot Medical Facility

Hospital Name Address Contact Number BNSB Eye Hospital, New Town, Dinajpur Tel: 0531-64033. Civil Sergeon Nursing Centre Dinajpur Sadar, Dinajpur Tel: 0531-65095 City Clinic Balubari, Dinajpur Tel:

Spot Suitable Time

01-October to 31-March.

Spot Rules
Spot Last Update
8/22/2016