Sir Jagadish Chandra Basu’s House At Munshiganj
Science is a huge world. There are many questions, answers, solutions, and arguments all over the world At present, there is a huge spread of science in Bangladesh. However, Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose is one of the many pioneers behind the triumphant journey of science that we see today. Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose is not just a name but a history, a pride. He was a Bengali physicist, botanist, and biologist, and early science fiction writer. Jagadish Chandra Basu, the son of Bengal, is the proponent of the tree. His original home is located at Radikhal in Srinagar Upazila of Munshiganj district, which is also one of the archeological sites in Bangladesh. It was originally his ancestral home where Radikhal Sir JC Bose Institution and College is now located.
Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose’s house
Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose’s house can be visited by anyone in one day from the house of this world-famous Bengali scientist. Its distance from Dhaka is only 35 kilometers. The old scientist’s building still stands here, which is already under maintenance under the government’s archeology department. The whole house of Sir Jagadish Chandra Basu has a total of 6 rooms. Already a room in the house has been converted into a museum. Surprisingly, this house has a total of 6 dighis. When you sit on the ghat of Dighi, your mind will be lost in the past myths of Bengal. Jagadish Chandra Bose College and Complex have been built on 30 acres of his ancestral home. Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose donated all his property while he was alive. The Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose Institution was established there in 1921. However, the Jagadish Chandra Bose Complex was constructed in 2011. It was originally run by Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose Institution.
The complex houses the Jagadish Chandra Bose Memorial Museum, murals of animals and birds, artificial hills, fountains, and a huge pond ghat. The museum houses a portrait of Jagadish Chandra Bose, several research papers, a handwritten manuscript, a letter to Rabindranath Tagore on his Nobel Prize, and a letter to Rabindranath Tagore Bose, 16 rare oil paintings, a copy of a lecture to the Royal Society and several rare items. One of the most interesting aspects of this whole complex is its natural environment. As soon as you enter, your mind will be absorbed in the calm and cool environment. The small-scale complex also has picnics. This place, which is 35 km away from Dhaka, can be a great place to visit to get rid of the busy schedule.
How to get there:
Get on the Dhaka-Dohar bus from Dhaka Golap Shah Mazar and get off at Radikhal Tindokan. The rent will be 60 to 100 Tks. Get down in the auto and reach Rarikhal Jesse Basu Complex.
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