ABOUT West Bengal
West Bengal: Referred as Banga in the Epic Mahabharata, this area has a long history that
predates the Aryan invasions of India.
It was part of the Mauryan, Gupta, Pala, Mughal & British Empires.
This place has a great historical importance in the history of India in various points of view.
With Maharashtra & Punjab, then the Bengal played a major
role in the struggle for India's Independence. Not only in Militant Nationalism,
but also in other aspects of civilization, like that of in literature, art, crafts,
Science & mathematics, Bengal was a forerunner in the time of the British rule. It was the capital of
the British India.
Capital : : Kolkata
Population : : 74.5
Language : : Bengali, Hindi
Art : : The handicrafts of Bengal are famous all over the world. Bishnupur's metal works, clay dolls from\
Krishnanagar get lots of acclaim from the art Mayapur loving people. Rasogolla & other sweets are also very famous.
Industry : : West Bengal is the industrial hub of the eastern India. Major industries
include iron & steel, cotton textiles, jute, engineering, tea, food processing, power,
Software Industries etc. A number of other projects are coming up in the State.
TOURIST Spots of BENGAL
Bishnupur | Darjeeling | Digha |
| Kalimpong | Khursheong | Kolkata | Mayapur
| Raiganj | Shantiniketan | Sunderbans |
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