Diamond Harbour (Bengali: ডায়মন্ড হারবার) is in the southern suburbs of Kolkata, on the banks of the Hooghly River quite near where the river meets the Bay of Bengal. This small town is a popular weekend tourist spot located in South 24 Parganas district.
Other articles related to "diamond harbour, harbour":
... Diamond Harbour is a small settlement on Banks Peninsula, in Canterbury, New Zealand ... peninsula's northern coast, on the southern shores of Lyttelton Harbour, and is administratively part of the city of Christchurch ... The name is applied not only to Diamond Harbour proper but to the nearby settlements of Church Bay, Charteris Bay, and Purau ...
... The Hungry Tide Subdivisions Alipore Sadar Baruipur Canning Diamond Harbour Kakdwip Islands Ghoramara Island Hemry Island Lohachara Island Sagar Island Municipalities Baruipur Budge Budge Diamond Harbour Jaynagar ...
... Apart from the Diamond Harbour municipality, the subdivision contains two census towns and rural areas of 99 gram panchayats under nine community development blocks Diamond Harbour–I, Diamond Harbour–II, Falta ...
... Diamond Harbour (Lok Sabha constituency) is one of the 543 parliamentary constituencies in India ... The constituency centres on Diamond Harbour in West Bengal. 21 Diamond Harbour (Lok Sabha constituency) are in South 24 Parganas district ...
... Rural area under Diamond Harbour–II block consists of eight gram panchayats, viz ... Diamond Harbour police station serves this block ...
Famous quotes containing the words harbour and/or diamond:
“Patience, the beggars virtue, Shall find no harbour here.”
—Philip Massinger (15831640)
“pulling off the fat diamond engagement ring,
pulling off the elopement wedding ring,
and holding them, clicking them
in thumb and forefinger,
the indent of twenty-five years,
like a tiny rip leaving its mark....”
—Anne Sexton (19281974)