Darjeeling, India. The northernmost district of the state of West Bengal in eastern India in the foothills of the Himalayas. The district is famous for its beautiful hill stations and Darjeeling tea. Darjeeling is the district headquarters. Kalimpong, Kurseong and Siliguri, three other major towns in the district, are the subdivisional headquarters of the district. Mirik, another town of the district, has been developed as a lake resort since the late 1970s.
Darjeeling, West Bengal, India. The famous Darjeeling Hill Country lies immediately south of Sikkim. Many Sikkim students leave Sikkim to attend college or university in Darjeeling, Siliguri, Kalimpong or even further afield in Kolkata.
Terracotta art seen in a temple at Aantpur, West Bengal , India. This is a part of the temple complex at AANTPUR, about 50 km from Kolkata(Calcutta), in the district of Hoogly in West Bengal, India. Aantpur is easily approachable from Kolkata by road & rail. The temples of Aantpur were constructed in 1786-87 AD.