Friday, February 22, 2019
Tourism Department, Govt. of West Bengal along with Indian Chamber of Commerce unveiled the grand potential of a new Buddhist Tourist Circuit in West Bengal at the ‘Travel India 2019’ meet held at Hotel Taj Bengal, Kolkata. Interestingly, Buddhism has deep roots in the history and culture of Bengal, and the lesser known Buddhist sites of this state can easily come on the global tourist map just like Sarnath, Lumbini and even Bodhgaya. Mogalmari of Paschim Midnapore remind us of a thriving Buddhist culture in this State. In this conference, I have presented the Mogolmari, an unique pilgrimage destination in West Bengal, on 15th February,2019. A "Knowledge Report" on measuring economic impact of extending 'Buddhist Tour Circuit' in India, case study of "Itkhori" And "Mogalmari" was also released on the occasion.
Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Mogalmari an otherwise insignificant village on the south -west border of Paschim Medinipur and West Bengal,which gained instant recognition with the unearthing of a Buddhist Monastery, dating back to the 6th century AD, believed to be the oldest historical site of the state, the excavation opened a new chapter in the history of Bengal and Buddhism. A complete colorful book entitled "Unearthing Bengal's Link with Buddhism, The newfound Buddhist Monastery in Mogalmari" is published by Tapati Publishers, Kolkata in English and Bengali both language written by Atanu Pradhan & Santu Jana
Monday, September 18, 2017
BIMSTEC EXPO 2107 was organised by Indian Chamber of Commerce and Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India on 15th to 17th September '2017 at the Netaji Indoor Stadium, Kolkata. In this International conference, I presented the importance of Buddhist Monastery at Mogolmari, in the presence of thousands of people from different part of the world on 17th September '2017.
Saturday, June 3, 2017
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
10th May'2017 (Buddha Jayanti) the EXCAVATIONS at MOGALMARI will unravel the ULTIMATE TREASURES at Bauddha Dharmankur Sabha ( Nalanda Square, 1 Buddhist Temple Street, Kolkata, West Bengal 700012, near Bowbazar Police Station ) with Dr. Upendranath Biswas as the inaugurator of the film.
Friday, December 16, 2016
Monday, October 3, 2016
পারুল প্রকাশনী দ্বারা প্রকাশিত ও সূর্য নন্দী দ্বারা সম্পাদিত "মোগলমারির বৌদ্ধমহাবিহার বিবিধ প্রসঙ্গ" নামক গ্রন্থটিতে ১৯টি প্রবন্ধের মধ্যে আমার লেখা "স্মৃতির আলোকে ড. অশোক দত্ত ও মোগলমারি" নামক প্রবন্ধটিও সংকলিত হয়েছে।এই গ্রন্থটি 'মোগলমারি বৌদ্ধ মহাবিহার' সম্পর্কে পাঠকদের কৌতূহল নিরসনে একটি গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ভূমিকা পালন করবে।