Sainthia

Sainthia is a town and a municipality in Suri Sadar subdivision of Birbhum district in the Indian state of West Bengal. The town is famous for Nandikeshwari Temple, one of the Shakti Peethas in India.

Read more about Sainthia:  Naming, History, Geography, Demographics, Nandikeshwari Temple

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Durgapur - Transport - Railways
... The Andal-Sainthia branch line Line of Eastern Railway Zone originates from this station and terminates at Sainthia on Sahibganj Loop ... B.On the Andal-Sainthia branch line ...
Suri Sadar Subdivision - Legislative Segments
... The municipal area of Sainthia, the Suriā€“II block will be covered by the Sainthia assembly constituency, which will also contain the gram panchayats of Angargaria ... The other six gram panchayats of the Sainthia block will be part of the Labpur assembly constituency ... The constituencies of Dubrajpur and Sainthia will be reserved for the Scheduled castes (SC) candidates ...
Birbhum District - Political and Administrative Divisions
... Bolpur (AC #286), Nanoor (AC #287), Labpur (AC #288), Sainthia (AC #289), Mayureswar (AC #290), Rampurhat (AC #291), Hansan (AC #292), Nalhati (AC #293) and Murarai (AC #294) ... Dubrajpur, Nanoor and Sainthia constituencies are reserved for Scheduled Castes (SC) candidates ... Dubrajpur, Suri, Sainthia, Rampurhat, Hansan, Nalhati and Murarai assembly segments form the Birbhum (Lok Sabha constituency) ...
Sainthia - Nandikeshwari Temple
... Sainthia is famous for the well-known temple of Goddess Nandikeshwari ... Situated about 179 km from Howrah and close to the Sainthia railway station, the temple is also a famous pilgrimage for visitors from Kolkata ...