Madangopal Jiu Temple

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Madangopal Jiu Temple
मदनगोपाल जीऊ मंदिर
Madangopal Mandir - 1651 CE - South-eastern View - Mellock - Howrah 2014-10-19 9967-9975.tif
Madangopal Jiu Temple
Religion
AffiliationHinduism
DeityRadha and Madangopala
FestivalsJanmastami and Holi
Location
LocationMellock
StateWest Bengal
CountryIndia
Madangopal Jiu Temple is located in West Bengal
Madangopal Jiu Temple
Location in West Bengal
Geographic coordinates22°28′00″N 87°54′21″E / 22.4668°N 87.9057°E / 22.4668; 87.9057Coordinates: 22°28′00″N 87°54′21″E / 22.4668°N 87.9057°E / 22.4668; 87.9057
Architecture
Completed17th Century AD
Specifications
Temple(s)1
Monument(s)1

Madangopal Jiu Temple (Bengali: মদনগোপাল জীউ মন্দির ) is a Hindu temple in the village of Mellock, near Samta, in the Indian state of West Bengal. The temple is locally known as Gopaler Mondir (literally, the temple of Gopala). The temple is a terracotta ornamented aatchala (roof with 8 slopes), built in the 17th century AD by Mukundaprasad Roychoudhury, a descent of the Roychowdhury Zamindars of Mellock.


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