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The palace of thousand doors
The palace of thousand doors

Aman Saxena
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Not very far from Kolkata is a palace in Kila Nizamat famous for having 1000 doors. Yes, though surprising but the fact is there are actually 1000 doors of which 900 are fake. The palace is located in Murshidabad district and was once an administration centre in colonial India. Can anyone share some interesting facts about this palace?

Posted On : 1/2/2017 2:55:31 AM

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Anamika Sen
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Hey Aman, are you talking about Hazarduari?

Posted On : 1/6/2017 4:30:43 AM

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Parijat Rawat
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Does such place exist?

Posted On : 2/14/2017 2:24:54 AM

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Aman Saxena
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Yes of course, it`s `Hazarduari` located in Murshidabad, West Bengal.

Posted On : 2/15/2017 4:26:57 AM

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Parijat Rawat
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Posted By : Aman Saxena   Posted On : 2/15/2017 4:26:57 AM  Go

Yes of course, it`s `Hazarduari` located in Murshidabad, West Bengal...


That`s really Incredible India

Posted On : 4/4/2017 12:18:49 AM

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Drishti Patel
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Hazarduari was earlier known as Bara Kothi.

Posted On : 4/5/2017 5:46:37 AM

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Tuhin Sarkar
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The foundation stone of Hazarduari was laid on August 9 in the year 1829 and that very day the construction work was started. William Cavendish was the then Governor-General.

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