Sunday, January 15, 2012

TWIN TEMPLE

Jora Mandir
DINAJPUR

Gopalgang Twin temple or Jora Mandir
Twin temple or Jora Mandir
At Gopalgang village about six kilometer distance of Dinajpur District head quarter there has a old temple name "Twin temple" locally known as "Jora Mandir". It records that the Jora Mandir was estiblashed  by Raja Ramnath (1722-1752) in 1676 Shaka era (1754 AD). Now it almost in ruins cause of no care. If you go there you will find 2 Mandir (Temple). Distance between two Temple 100 miter. One of the two is a 25 ratna twelve-sided structure, while the other is a 5 ratna quadrangular temple. The vicinity area of the temples are acquired by the local people, and they have build their own houses around the temple. The area of the mandir are acquired by the local people, and they have establish their own houses side the temple. Thereby causing serious damage to the structures. Both temple are so nice. Government should take earlier stape about the temple You can make a tour to "twin temple". For more details click here:
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Jora Mandir
Twin temple
Twin Temple or Jora Mandir
Twin temple : stairs

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