Mahasthangarh, Bogra

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Visit the archeological site of Mahasthangarh to see the remains of the ancient city of Pundra Nagara. The area abounds with Hindu, Buddhist, and Muslim artifacts, with the highlight being a citadel made of red mud and brick walls, which dates back to the third century BCE. Near the citadel, visit Govinda Bhita Hindu Temple, built in the sixth century CE. The onsite museum exhibits various artifacts, which include a limestone slab inscribed with six lines in Brahmi script dating back to at least the third century BCE. In addition, you can see coins from different centuries, gold ornaments, and other objects recovered from the site. Plan your visit to Mahasthangarh and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Rajshahi Division itinerary builder.
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  • August 9, 2017
    its very popular place to visit when you are in Bogra city. its like 30min bus distance from city. any time you can bus to visit there. very good place . also have a weekly holiday.  more »
  • March 29, 2017
    Mahasthangarh is the best tour pleases over the world. this Mahasthangarh old name is pondu nogory this is historical place . Here living king and queen in past  more »
  • January 19, 2017
    OK, it's history, and the citadel walls are well preserved, but, after the visit, take the road to Bogra and few km from here visit the Behula Lakhsmindar Gokul Math site. It's a bit more interesting, a ruin of a monastery in piramide, similar to Somapuri Vihara at Paharpour also needs to go...
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  • July 13, 2017
    The structure of the whole Place is still just awesome. It is really wonderful structure. You can feel the history in every sphere of it,
  • July 1, 2017
    one of the best archaeological sites in Bangladesh. Best for archaeological lovers. mass peopel don't find much interest.
  • June 20, 2017
    Nice description but not enough English speakers to show ways to tourists
  • July 2, 2017
    Nice. Many historic things to see.
  • April 11, 2017
    It's one of the historical places of Bangladesh situated in Bogra district. The place is must visit one. It's bearing the wreckages of Buddhist people. Now it's a very familiar place of Bangladesh. I have visited there ,it's amazing, try it out. 😀😁

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