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Shantiniketan India: A Return To Innocence

Take a four hour car ride or get on a train from Kolkata and head north towards the small university town of Shantiniketan in the Birbhum district West Bengal. Originally a known as Bhubandanga, Shantiniketan was owned by the predecessors of Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore. Literally meaning ‘a peaceful and quiet place’, Shantiniketan was given its modern name by Rabindranath’s… Read more →