Kantanagar Temple or Kantajew Temple, an eighteenth century brick temple, situated in the peaceful island hamlet of Kantanagar (Kantanagar), about 12 miles north of Dinajpur town in Bangladesh. It has gained eminence as an outstanding monument in Bengal for its fabulous terracotta embellishment. It records that Maharaja Prannath of Dinajpur began its construction about 1722. It was completed by his adopted son Maharaja Ramnath, in 1752 AD. Dinajpur, Bangladesh.
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