Kala Bhavan in Birbhum, West Bengal, India - get details, & find more attractions to visit nearby

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Kala Bhavan

Santiniketan, West Bengal 731235, India

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About Kala Bhavan

Kala Bhavana is well-known as a distinguished centre for Visual Art practice and research in India. It is an institution of education and research in visual arts, founded in 1919, it was established by Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore.


Attractions near Kala Bhavan

Chhatim Tala shanthinikethan0.24km from Kala Bhavan

This place was the meditation spot of Tagore's father. The prayer hall, one of the prettiest places in Santiniketan is located in close vicinity. The site is considered to be very sacred and highly revered.

Patha Bhavana0.25km from Kala Bhavan

This is an institution of primary and secondary education in Santiniketan Founded by Rabindranath Tagore in 1901. This school is characterized by its philosophy of learning with the heart in closeness to nature without any superficial barriers between teachers and students.

This lush territory is situated close Santiniketan in Bolpur subdivision of Birbhum District was created in 1977. It is home to three water bodies which is the host for so many migratory birds and there are also so many wildlife populations also.

Amar Kutir Shantiniketan3.46km from Kala Bhavan

Amar Kutir was once a place of refuge for independence movement activists in India and Bangladesh. Now it has been turned into a cooperative society for the promotion of arts and crafts.

Kankalitala Mandir5.52km from Kala Bhavan

Kankalitala is one of the sacred destinations of Hindus. which is the holy abode of Goddess Sati.   It is an ideal destination for those spiritually inclined. Daily a lot of people visit this temple. The surrounding of this temple is very calm and quiet which is good for meditating.

Hadal Narayanpur48.2km from Kala Bhavan

Located on the banks of the Bodai River, the twin-villages of Hadal-Narayanpur is famous for the Mandal family terracotta temples that comprise of Barataraf, Mejotaraf and the Chhototaraf temples.

Where is Kala Bhavan

Discover more attractions in Birbhum, where Kala Bhavan is located

Birbhum7 attractions

Birbhum, the Land of Red Soil is known for its cultural values. This district saw many cultural and religious movements in history. It is primarily an agricultural district with around 75% of the population being dependent on agriculture.