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Excavations at Bangarh, 1938-41.

Kunja Gobinda Goswami

Excavations at Bangarh, 1938-41.

by Kunja Gobinda Goswami

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Published by University of Calcutta in [Calcutta] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Dinājpur District (Bangladesh)
    • Subjects:
    • Dinājpur District (Bangladesh) -- Antiquities

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesAsutosh Museum. Memoir,, no. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS485.D45 G6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 42 p.
      Number of Pages42
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL316M
      LC Control Numbersa 65000428
      OCLC/WorldCa3988575

      From inside the book. What Bahiri Bangarh bank Bankura Bhagirathi Bihar Black-and-Red ware Brahmaputra Brahmaputra valley Buddhist Cachar celts centre century bc Chakrabarti chalcolithic Chandraketugarh Chhotanagpur plateau context copper cultural deposit detailed district early historic sites east India eastern India evidence excavations. excavation in Varendra was at Bangarh or Devikot, by University of Calcutta in under K. G Goswami. Recent Work After , the Varendra region was neglected for a long time, apart from a brief resume of excavation at Mahasthan in 's by the then government of East Pakistan. Tn , a comprehensive description of.

      The work centres on excavation of the site of Balupur with a settlement history of c. – CE, which is located in Malda district in the northern part of West Bengal. The study area forms part of the ancient region of Varendra which covers the districts of north Bengal and north Bangladesh, reaching its prosperity during the early. He has visited France, Spain, Monaco, Denmark, U.K., Hong Kong, Macau SAR China and Nepal. He is the author of 'Excavation of Princes Royal', 'Recent Excavations in Rajasthan' and editor of 'Proceedings of the International Seminar on Marine Archaeology' .

      found from this area.7 The "'Excavation at Bangarh () " by K.G. Gos wam i is another important work on the district of Dakshin Dinajpur.8 Dilip K. Chakrabarty and R.K. Chattopadhyay have also studied the archaeological remains of this area with reference to the sites, their diffusion and other archaeological parameters.9 Ranjushri Ghosh.   The decline of Bhangarh started when the next ruler of the place, his son Chhatr Singh died. This collided with the decrease in the strength of the Mughal Empire particularly after Emperor Aurangzeb (son of Mumtaj Mahal for whom the Taj Mahal was built). Today the fort is deserted and nearby town (almost a village) of Bhangarh has about households with a population of around .


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Excavations at Bangarh, 1938-41 by Kunja Gobinda Goswami Download PDF EPUB FB2

Full text of "Excavations At Bangarh " See other formats Asiitosh Museum Memoir No. 1 EXCAVATIONS AT BANGARH () BY KUNJA GOBINDA GOSWAMI. M.A. Officer-in-charge of Excavations and Lecturer in Sanskrit and Ancient Indian History and Culture, Calcutta University UNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA r*rrro r* r*DU riiinu a\d rrsLJ*B«»»t wwntimiiu»u, (t**o), c*sxrm.

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The earliest excavations at Bangarh was carried out by a team led by K.G. Goswami during Located on the bank of the Punarbhaba, the excavated site reflects its urban character. The site has its core in the form of a citadel surrounded by mud ramparts (area about 25 hectares) which dates from the earliest phase of the site.

Goswami, 'Excavations at Bangarh ()', Asutosh Museum Memoir, No.I. (University " of Calcutta), I I L K. Dikshit, 'Excavations at Paharpur, Bengal'.

B I' B L I 0 G R A P H Y The Earla Uninscribed Cast Copper Coins, Consulte • 1. Chirand, found in excavations. National Wi:useum Collections, Delhi.

According to archeologists,Bangarh was spread over 1, acres and had thrown up a rich historical past after excavation at the site located on the banks of the Punarbhaba.

An area of about acre is the main mound or the citadel area,parts of which have been exposed in the excavations. We need to continue excavations over many more seasons to get a total view of the site.” The first scientific excavation at Bangarh was conducted by archaeologist and Sanskrit scholar K.G.

Goswami, under the patronage of Shyamaprasad Mukherjee, then vice-chancellor of Calcutta University. The earliest excavations at Bangarh was carried out by a team led by K.G. Goswami during Located on the bank of the Punarbhaba, the excavated site reflects its urban site has its core in the form of a citadel surrounded by mud ramparts (area about 25 hectares) which dates from the earliest phase of the site.

Balurghat, May Seventy years after excavation began at Bangarh, the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) claims to have unearthed artefacts that date back to eight periods of Indian history starting from BC.

The superintendent of the ASI’s Calcutta circle, Tapan Jyoti Baidya, said the artefacts dated back to the pre-Mauryan, Mauryan, Sunga, Kushana, Gupta, post-Gupta and the Pala period.

Excavations at Bangarh: The earliest excavations at Bangarh was carried out by a team led by K.G. Goswami during Located on the bank of the Punarbhaba, the excavated site reflects its urban character.

The site has its core in the form of a citadel surrounded by mud ramparts. The excavation, which started in December last year, lasted for only five months. Excavations at Bangarh (–41).

Calcutta: University of Calcutta. Sūrya's Nāgas, Candra's square seat and the mounted bull with two guardians: iconographical notes on two Khmer illustrated. The message on the Mahasthangarh seal concerns shramanas of the Chhavaggiya sect residing at Pundranagara and contains direction regarding the steps to be help them tide over a famine.

A few clay seals found during excavations at Bangarh in have writing on them, which may be assigned to the Maurya period. BRIEF HISTORY: Traditionally this site is associated with the legendary Ban Raja. University of Calcutta carried out excavation at the site between and found the evidences from c.3rd cent.

B.C. to cthth cent. Bangarh is famous for its historical heritage and archeological ruins. Due to its status as the former capital of the district, the archeologists have done numerous excavations in the area.

During those excavations, they have unearthed many ruins and the items, which tie them to various periods starting from the Mauryans to the Muslim period. 35 C (68/8) JAPAN BOOK. 36 C Histoires de calebasses et d’instruments a cordes.

S/NO Accession No Call No Author Name Title Of Book 1 The Art of Enamelling on Excavations at bangarh (=41) 19 Haku Shah Form and many forms of. mother clay 20 Haku Shah Form.

A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. Inthe Museum undertook a scheme of regular excavation at the ancient site of Bangarh (ancient Kotivarsa) in north Dinajpur district.

KG Goswami, a teacher of Sanskrit of Calcutta University, conducted excavation at the selected site of Rajbari mound during It was discovered in the early s. However, formal excavation started only recently in The researchers believe that Wari-Bateshwar is the rich, well planned, ancient emporium (a commercial city) “Sounagora” mentioned by Greek geographer, astronomer, mathematician Ptolemy in his book.

Published many research papers and the books pragaitihasik Mohenjodaro (in Bengali, ), Excavations of Bangarh (), A study of Vaisnavism (), Kahidasa Suktisatakam () and Pratnatirtha Parikrama (in Bengali, ). CONTENTS Preface i. The Amazon Book Review Book recommendations, author interviews, editors' picks, and more.

Author: KUNJA GOBINDA GOSWAMI.A. K. Maitra Amati Ancient Bengal antiquities Archaeological artefacts recovered Atisa Avalokitesvara Balurghat Bangarh Bangladesh Bhattacharyya Bihar Bouddhadharma Brahmanical brick Buddha Buddhist Calcutta centre Chakraborty Cittagong copper plate inscription datable Dharma Dinajpur district Eastern India excavations festivities Gajan.

Bangarh (Bengali: বাণগড়) is the historical place situated in Gangarampur, West Bengal, h was the ancient city which was the administrative centre of Kotivarsha Vishaya (territorial division), itself part of the wider administrative unit of Pundravardhana Bhukti, which had Mahasthangarh as its capital in the period of Chandras, Varmans and Senas.