Chhatimtala, Santiniketan

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  • This is the place where kavi guru Rabindranath's father devarshi Debendranath Tagore used to meditate.The place is under the tree called Chhatim,as the name suggests.The place is beautiful and tranqui...  more »
  • A guided tour to this place would be highly recommended... As there is a lot of history to this place than the text books hv mentioned... On tagore's father acquired the land and later rabi tagore con...  more »
  • Very peaceful place. Ravindranath Tagore used to teach his students at this place; which was very close to nature. This is one of the famous tourist spot in Shantiniketan.  more »
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  • Chhatimtala was the place where Maharshi Debendranath Tagore, father of famous poet and Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore, meditated daily and devoted himself to world peace. Chhatimtala is closely related to Vishva Bharati University as the students who are graduated from here .
  • One of the most important places inside Santiniketan Ashram. .Chatim-tala (ছাতিম-তলা প্রাঙ্গণ) .Cultural Place : Yes. .Reflecting the creation and philosophy of : Rabindranath Tagore. . Most calming place. Created by Gurudeva Rabindranath Tagore... . (Mainly known for the Visva-Bharti University) ...................... .... Transport : Excellent. Medical services nearby : available. Tourist spot : Yes. Fooding / Lodging : Available nearby. Market : Available.
  • This is the place where father of Rabindranath Tagore, Maharshi Devendra Nath Tagore was first came . He came here about March, 1862 (বাংলার চৈত্র , ১২৬৮ বঙ্গাব্দ). He baught about 8 acre for just 1 rupee (১৬ আনা) from the Zamindar of Raypur, Raja Pratapnarayan ( রায়পুরের জমিদার প্রতাপ নারায়ণ ). And later it became prayer place ( উপাসনা স্থল) for Maharshi Devendra Nath Tagore. And more later Rabindranath made this place his tution place and started teaching under a Chatim tree (ছাতিম গাছ). This is the key place in Viswavarati .
  • This is the beginning.Maharshi Debendranath Tagore first meditated here.
  • Place created by father of Rabindranath Tagor

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