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Reviewed 2 August 2019 via mobile

Mahasthangarh was the capital of Pundrobordhon and one of the oldest civilization and the most important archaeological attractions in Bangladesh. The Buddhist Pala emperors of North Bengal ruled over this region from the 8th to the 11th centuries and it is from this period that...More

Date of experience: January 2019
45  Thank Nusayb
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Mohasthangarh means fort of great place .. It is located 23 KM away from Bogra City Centre connected by all weather metal road .Archaeological artifacts suggests that it was the cap[ital of Pundranagor established in 3rd century BC and remained functional till 18th century.There is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Tapanmc
Reviewed 14 September 2018

it's like 30 mins drive from the city. a famous archaeological site. mostly an ancient Buddhist monastery site. there is a museum also colocated here. however, things could have been maintained and kept in a better form. must visit place for the history buffs.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 435jalali
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Some archaeologist has places a bottle of old monk rum in the museum display thinking it is a 7th century artifact. Must visit for just that alone! :D

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Saurabh R
Reviewed 23 June 2018

An Excellent Historical Place. There is a Museum too where ancient collection of different mud made things like statue and so on are stored.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Karatoa
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Ancient name of Mahasthangarh was Pundravardhana. The place was the capital of this territory. In present time the excavation of Mahasthangarh open the ancient city again. Its a must visit place to know more about the history of this area and Imagine how developed this...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank fariduzzamanr
Reviewed 29 May 2018

According to Wikipedia: Pundravardhana (Bengali: পুন্ড্রবর্ধন Punḍrôbôrdhôn, Sanskrit: Punḍravardhana), was an ancient kingdom during the Classical period on the Indian subcontinent; the territory located in North Bengal in ancient times, home of the Pundra, a group of people not speaking languages of the Indo-Aryan family....More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank FaruqFaisel
Reviewed 26 November 2017

you will find a ancient cultural taste here. You need to imagine how they were in their time. It is worth visiting

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Rafee M
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Very interesting excavations with long history. You need a good imagination and hopefully year on year the new work will reviel more pieces of the puzzle

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Davancar
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Reminds the cultural and architectural stronghold of Bangladesh. This place is the proof of early civilization in Bangladesh. People from around the area came here to learn and enlighten them selves. The ruins are not that well kept. Worth visiting. There are some other archiological...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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